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US vaping-related deaths rise to 47, cases of illness to 2,290

11 November, 2019 7:42 pm 7:42 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – US health officials reported 2,290 confirmed and probable cases and 5 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total death toll to 47 so far this year. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recorded 2,172 cases and 42 deaths from the illness. … Read More


US to restrict e-cigarette flavours to fight teenage vaping ‘epidemic...

11 November, 2018 2:27 pm 2:27 pm

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The US Food and Drug Administration next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavoured electronic cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations, an agency official said, in a move to counter a surge in teenage use of e-cigarettes. The ban means only tobacco, mint and … Read More