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.
Juul Stops Sales Of Mint-Flavored PodsJuul Labs will immediately stop online sales of mint Juulpods and will stop accepting orders for them from retailers, Juul Labs' CEO K.C. Crosthwaite said 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.
Study: E-Cigarettes Aren't A 'Gateway' To Teen SmokingVaping makes teens more likely to try cigarettes, but doesn't increase the odds that they'll become smokers, according to a new study that looked at more than 12,000 middle school and high school students in the United States.
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.
MDHHS Receives Results Of Testing Of Vaping Products From Michigan Lung Injury PatientsThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is alerting vaping and e-cigarette users about recent test results the state received from the Food and Drug Administration on vaping materials collected from lung injury patients in the state.
FDA Takes Action Against Popular Vaping BrandThe US Food and Drug Administration is going after vaping company Eonsmoke LLC with a warning letter seeking to remove roughly 100 flavored vaping products from the market, saying the company "has ignored the law by marketing dozens of unauthorized e-cigarette products," according to a statement by Acting FDA Commissioner Dr. Ned Sharpless.
FDA Faces Mounting Pressure To Release Final E-Cigarette Flavor PolicyIn a letter, a lawmaker is urging the US Food and Drug Administration to issue its compliance policy that would clear the market of unauthorized flavored e-cigarettes.
New Vaping Study Links E-Liquids To Some Lung InflammationA new study suggests that vaping e-liquids, specifically propylene glycol and glycerin, may lead to some inflammation in the lungs -- but more research is needed to determine just how much inflammation may occur over a prolonged period of time.
Michigan Judge Blocks The State's E-Cigarette BanMichigan became the first state to last month to ban flavored e-cigarette sales, but that change may be reversed.
Study: Vaping Is Increasing Among Younger People -- But Not So For Older AdultsVaping, often described as an "epidemic" in middle and high schools, was not significantly different among adults in the United States in 2014 vs. 2018, according to survey results published Monday.
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.
MDHHS Issues Updated Clinical Guidance And Health Advisory On Vaping-Related Lung Injury OutbreakThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is sharing additional clinical guidance with healthcare partners and providing a health advisory following updated recommendations issued today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the national multistate outbreak of e-cigarette and/or vaping product use associated lung injury.
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.
Kroger Will Stop Selling E-CigarettesKroger is becoming the latest major retailer to stop selling e-cigarettes amid public concern over vaping-related illnesses and deaths.