Vaping has killed 48 Americans and sickened 2,290 in all 50 states

Mail Online | 12/5/2019 | Reuters;Natalie Rahhal Deputy Health Editor For
Click For Photo:

US health officials on Thursday reported one new case and one more death from a respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total death toll to 48.

As of December 4, 2019, there were 2,291 cases of hospitalized cases reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from 50 states, the District of Columbia, and two US territories.

November - CDC - Cases - Deaths - Illness

On November 21, the CDC reported 2,290 cases and 47 deaths from the illness associated with use of e-cigarettes, or vaping products.

Last month, US officials reported the discovery of Vitamin E acetate - believed to be used as a cutting agent in illicit vaping products containing marijuana components - in all lung samples from 29 patients.

CDC - Vitamin - E - Acetate

CDC has called Vitamin E acetate as a 'chemical...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Mail Online
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Hell sometimes looks an awful lot like an office cubicle.
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!