Category Archives: E-cigarettes

E-Cigarette/Vaping Outbreak Update

CDC.gov As of December 27, 2019, there have been 2,561 hospitalized cases of lung injury or deaths, associated with the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products reported from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. 55 Deaths were confirmed in 27 states and DC. No state has gone […]

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Vitamin E Acetate Common Denominator in Vaping Injuries & Deaths

The CDC announced today that Vitamin E Acetate is the common denominator in vaping injuries. Fluid samples were taken from the lungs of 29 patients. Of the 29 patients, THC was identified in 82% of the samples and nicotine was identified in 62% of the samples, yet vitamin e acetate was found in ALL samples. […]

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Study: Vaping Nicotine Causes Cancer

A study sponsored by National Institutes of Health showed that E-cigarette vapor causes lung cancer and potentially bladder cancer in mice, damaging their DNA and leading researchers at New York University to conclude that vaping is likely “very harmful” to humans as well. The amount of smoke the mice were exposed to was similar to […]

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Latest in E-Cigarette/Vaping Outbreak

Total lung unjury cases associated with e-cigarette, or vaping products is now up to 1,299, with 26 deaths in 21 states.

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