Vaping

AP News
September 16, 2019 - 5:01 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California Gov. Gavin Newsom is directing the state to spend $20 million on a public awareness campaign about the dangers of vaping nicotine and cannabis. The Democratic governor's Monday executive order aims to address rising health concerns from vaping. Hundreds of...
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September 11, 2019 - 10:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes amid an outbreak of breathing problems tied to vaping. State and federal health authorities are investigating hundreds of breathing illnesses reported in people who have...
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CBS News
September 10, 2019 - 10:18 am
Kansas health officials say they have confirmed the first death in that state related to an outbreak of a lung disease linked to vaping. Kansas becomes at least the sixth state to confirm a death possibly blamed on using e-cigarettes since last month. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment...
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Rebekah Sager
September 06, 2019 - 11:47 am
Health authorities in Los Angeles say they are investigating the first death of a local resident, associated with vaping. Rep. Adam Schiff, (D-Burbank) Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee sat down with KNX In-Depth hosts to talk about the dangers of vaping. "Congress is looking into to...
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WWJ News
September 04, 2019 - 8:14 am
( WWJ ) - Flavored e-cigarette products are now banned in Michigan -- effective immediately. Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday issued emergency rules to carry out the ban, making Michigan the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of flavored e-cigarettes products. The ban, which...
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CBS News
August 28, 2019 - 9:13 am
Only on "CBS This Morning," the CEO of Juul Labs, the country's top-selling e-cigarette company, is responding to the growing number of breathing-illness cases in people who vape. The Centers for Disease Control said it's looking into nearly 200 possible cases of severe lung disease that may be...
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CBS
August 19, 2019 - 12:54 pm
"It felt like I was genuinely having a heart attack," said 18-year-old Chance Ammirata, who was describing the feeling when his medical emergency began about three weeks ago. "I would say my chest felt like it was collapsing and tightening up and I couldn't breathe." Emergency room doctors told him...
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AP
June 18, 2019 - 7:23 am
San Francisco supervisors are considering Tuesday whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes as part of an effort to crack down on youth vaping. Supervisors will weigh a ban on the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes in San...
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December 17, 2018 - 7:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking, drinking and drug use. It was the largest single-year increase in the survey's 44-year history, far...
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September 17, 2018 - 1:55 pm
(AP) -- A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening health concerns about the new popularity of vaping among teens. E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices can vaporize other substances,...
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