Tag Archives: vaping

A Warning About Vaping

  The Center For Disease Control has issued a warning about vaping. As of August 27, 2019 there have been 215 reported illnesses across the country. This new number is an increase of 62 cases from the prior week, but it is only the tip of the iceberg since more cases are being investigated.  … Read More »

Another Patient Has Died From Lung Disease After Vaping

A second person has died from a severe lung illness after vaping, according to a lead investigator on the case in Oregon. The investigator said that the person had apparently become sick after vaping T.H.C. from a product purchased at a recreational marijuana shop in the state. The investigator, Dr. Ann Thomas, a pediatrician and… Read More »

Congressional hearing probes Juul’s role in youth vaping ‘epidemic’

The hearing will scrutinize the leading vape company’s marketing, health claims and relationship with Big Tobacco — namely, tobacco giant Altria, which invested nearly $ 13 billion in Juul Labs late last year. The list of attendees sets the stage for a heated clash over whether e-cigarettes should be subject to stronger regulation, weighing their… Read More »

Friends' Vaping Could Pose Danger to Kids With Asthma

Print this page WEDNESDAY, Jan. 9, 2019 — Add another danger that e-cigarettes pose to teenagers: A new study finds secondhand exposure to vaping may raise the chances of asthma attacks in adolescents with the respiratory condition. Middle school and high school students with asthma were 27 percent more likely to have suffered an asthma… Read More »

Shocking effects of smoking compared with vaping e-cigarettes revealed

A new film documents the contrasting effects of smoking cigarettes compared to vaping – and the results are shocking. Public Health England (PHE) conducted an experiment to outline the devastating effect smoking can have on your body, and showed how such subsequent damage can be avoided by switching to e-cigarettes or quitting all-together. The footage… Read More »