Vaping Lung Injury Cases Now Top 2,000, CDC SaysThere were 2,051 cases of lung injury linked to vaping as of November 5, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.
Breakthrough In CDC Vaping Illness Investigation: Vitamin E Acetate Linked To THC May Be To BlameVitamin E acetate, an additive sometimes used in THC and other vaping products, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that's linked to dozens of deaths, according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials.
CDC: Deaths Linked To Vaping Often Involved THC Products, Not NicotinePeople who died as a result of a mysterious outbreak of vaping-related lung injury often used products exclusively containing THC, the main psychoactive substance in cannabis, according to new numbers released Monday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Fentanyl Is The Deadliest Drug In The US, But In Some Places, Meth Kills MoreFentanyl remains the deadliest drug in the United States. But in some areas of the country, methamphetamine kills more people.
CDC: Vaccine Exemption Rates Among US Kindergartners Continue To ClimbThere has been a small increase in vaccine exemption rates among kindergarteners in the United States, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CDC: Answers In Vaping-Related Lung Injury Investigation Could Take MonthsThe federal investigation into what exactly is causing a peculiar outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries nationwide could continue for months.
New CDC Numbers Show Vaping-Related Lung Injuries Now In All States But OneThere are 1,299 lung injury cases associated with e-cigarette products in 49 states, the District of Columbia and the US Virgin Islands as of Tuesday, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Alaska is the only state without a reported case.
Most Pregnant Women Aren't Getting Flu And Whooping Cough ShotsMost pregnant women in the United States don't get flu and whooping cough vaccines even though the shots are safe and recommended as part of routine prenatal care, a report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.
CDC Report: 3 STDs Reach All-Time Highs In The USHealth officials are raising alarm about a rise in STDs across the United States.
Vaping-Related Lung Injuries In The United States Surpass 1,000 CasesThere are now more than 1,000 cases of vaping-related lung injuries across the United States, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
REPORT: Your Zip Code May Influence How Long You LiveUsing the most up to date information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Center for Health Statistics along with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a first-of-its-kind neighborhood-level report on life expectancy.