After Vaping-Related Illness, Teen Now Has Lungs Like 'A 70-Year-Old's'Adam Hergenreder's vaping habit almost killed him.
A Sixth Person Died From Vaping-Related Lung Disease. Here's What You Need To KnowA sixth person in the United States has died from lung disease related to vaping, Kansas health officials said Tuesday. The woman was older than 50 and had a history of health problems. She became seriously ill shortly after she started using e-cigarettes and her symptoms progressed rapidly. It's not clear what type of vaping products she used, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment said.
More Deaths Reported Among Rising Number Of Lung Disease Cases That Could Be Due To VapingUS health officials announced Friday that they are now aware of at least 450 possible cases of severe lung disease that could be caused by vaping.
Health Officials: Vitamin E Chemical Is 'Key Focus' In Vaping Illness InvestigationAn investigation into the link between vaping and severe lung illnesses has yielded the discovery of extremely high levels of the chemical vitamin E acetate in nearly all cannabis-containing vaping products that were analyzed, New York health officials said Thursday.
CDC: 153 Cases Of Severe Lung Disease In 16 States Possibly Linked To VapingThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now aware of 153 possible cases of severe lung disease in 16 states that could be caused by vaping, the agency said Wednesday in an update to a multi-state investigation.
Vaping Linked To Marijuana Use In Young People, Research SaysYoung people who vape are more likely to use marijuana, according to a study published Monday. The findings, researchers say, support the theory that nicotine rewires the developing brain, changing how people respond to and crave addictive substances.
Teen Drug Use Declines While Vaping Is On The RiseThe FDA has declared teen vaping as an epidemic.
High School E-Cigarette Use Has Jumped Nearly 80%, FDA Wants New RegulationsVaping increased nearly 80% among high schoolers and 50% among middle schoolers since last year.
Report: Almost 1 In 11 Students Has Vaped Cannabis Nearly 1 in 11 middle and high school students in the US has used cannabis in an e-cigarette, according to a new report.
Officials: Vaping Co-Pilot Caused Plane to Plummet A co-pilot smoking an electronic cigarette in the cockpit of an Air China flight caused the plane to suddenly drop 6,000 meters when he mistakenly turned off its air conditioning system.
Teen Develops 'Wet Lung' After Vaping For 3 Weeks, Doctors SayA teen in Pennsylvania had to be placed on a breathing machine after doctors say she developed "wet lung" from vaping.