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New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths

Sep 16, 2019 , Reuters
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide spate of sometimes deadly lung illnesses that U.S. health officials have linked to vaping....
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CDC Revises Number of Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses

Sep 14, 2019 , WebMD
U.S. health officials have revised downward the number of cases of a severe lung injury linked to vaping, from more than 450 cases cited last week to the total of 380 cases announced late...
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Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes'

Sep 14, 2019 , Reuters
As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so far is a line of illicit marijuana vape products sold under the brand names "Dank Vapes" and "Chronic Carts."...
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CDC Revises Number of Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses to 380 in 36 States

Sep 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: CDC Revises Number of Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses to 380 in 36 StatesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/13/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2019 12:00:00...
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Connecticut says 11 people have been hospitalized due to severe lung injury linked to vaping

Sep 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
Connecticut public health officials joined the call for consumers to stop vaping after 11 people in the state have fallen ill with a lung...
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CDC's case count of vaping-related lung disease went down. Here's why

Sep 14, 2019 , CNN Health
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated the way it reports cases of mysterious lung disease associated with e-cigarette use, narrowing the number of cases and expanding the number of states involved....
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Lung Cancer Screening Can Detect Other Smoking Ills

Sep 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Lung Cancer Screening Can Detect Other Smoking IllsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2019 12:00:00...
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U.S. cuts vaping-related illness total under refined case definition

Sep 13, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. health officials on Thursday cut the number of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes and vaping products under investigation to 380 as states began assessing patients based on a narrower case definition issued late last month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)....
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CDC narrows investigation of mysterious vaping-related lung disease to 380 cases

Sep 13, 2019 , CNBC Health
The investigation of a mysterious lung disease that has killed at least six people has narrowed to 380 "probable" and "confirmed" cases, the CDC said...
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White House Moves to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes

Sep 13, 2019 , WebMD
The news came amid growing concern over the six deaths and 450 possible cases of lung illness linked with the use of e-cigarette products. But many of those cases appear to be linked to THC cartridges, not flavored...
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Factbox: What does vaping-related illness look like?

Sep 13, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. health officials are investigating reports of 380 confirmed and probable cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices in 36 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
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GE's health unit wins first FDA clearance for A.I.-powered X-ray system

Sep 13, 2019 , CNBC Health
The FDA grants clearance to GE Healthcare's new artificial intelligence-powered X-ray device for patients suffering from a collapsed...
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Teen with vaping-related illness now has lungs like 'a 70-year-old's'

Sep 12, 2019 , CNN Health
Adam Hergenreder's vaping habit almost killed him. His case is one of now more than 450 lung illness associated with using e-cigarettes across the United States. The Trump administration is planning to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from the marketplace....
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Sixth U.S. Death from Vaping-Related Lung Illness Confirmed

Sep 12, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Sixth U.S. Death from Vaping-Related Lung Illness ConfirmedCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/11/2019 12:00:00...
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Trump administration readies ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid outbreak of vaping-related deaths

Sep 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
An outbreak of a mysterious vaping-linked lung disease has sickened hundreds and killed at least six...
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Trump Considering Ban Of All Non Tobacco-Flavored Vaping Products

Sep 12, 2019 , Forbes
The administration weighs a ban after an outbreak of lung disease and six deaths possibly related to the...
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Factbox: What we know about U.S. vaping illnesses

Sep 11, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. public health officials are investigating more than 450 cases of severe lung illnesses and have confirmed at least five deaths related to electronic cigarette products including the devices and liquids used inside them....
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A sixth person died from vaping-related lung disease. Here's what you need to know

Sep 11, 2019 , CNN Health
There are now six deaths due to lung illnesses related to e-cigarette use that have been confirmed in Kansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Oregon. Here's everything you need to know about the vaping epidemic in the United States....
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Sixth person dies from vaping-linked lung disease

Sep 11, 2019 , CNBC Health
At least six people have now died from the illness as part of an outbreak that has sickened...
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Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Double, Vitamin E Acetate Leading Suspect

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Double, Vitamin E Acetate Leading SuspectCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
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