Deadly vaping lung illnesses are cropping up across the US, and experts blame everything from vegetable oil to ‘Dank Vapes’

Business Insider | 10/12/2014 | Hilary Brueck, Julia Naftulin, INSIDER
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Hundreds of vapers across the US are getting dangerously ill. They're reporting mysterious symptoms like chest pains, fever, difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and weight loss.

At least seven people have died from these lung illnesses, and several more have been so near death they were pushed into medically-induced comas. Investigators at the CDC suspect that vaping — and in particular, vaping with cannabinoid liquids like THC — may be part of the problem.

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As of September 17, the CDC reported 530 cases of vaping-related illnesses in 38 states.

But experts are still stumped as to what, precisely, is causing...
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