• First Death Reported as Cases Linked to Vaping Rise

    24 days ago - By Web MD

    The CDC reports the first death from severe lung injuries related to vaping. The adult from Illinois is among 193 potential cases in 22 states of people hospitalized for lung injuries in recent weeks.
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  • Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness

    Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness

    24 days ago - By Time

    An Illinois resident who was hospitalized with a respiratory illness linked to vaping has died, according to the state's public health officials.
    The Illinois Department of Public Health issued a statement Friday saying a person who had “recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness” had died. It could be the first death in the U.S. that is related to vaping, the Associated Press reports. The person's identity and other details surrounding the circumstances of the death have not yet been released.
    The health department noted in its statement that reports of people...
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  • The Latest: CDC: Nearly 200 in 22 states sick after vaping

    24 days ago - By ABC News

    Health officials say the number of the number of severe breathing illnesses reported in people who vape has grown to nearly 200 in 22 states
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