Breaking News: The number of possible cases of vaping-related lung illness in the U.S. has more than doubled to 450, including three deaths, health officials said
What a frightening mess: somewhere amid thousands of vaping products, some bootleg, some not, some legal, some not, some with pot, some not, some with nicotine, some not, some made by large companies, most not, **something** is seriously hurting people.
A third person has died from a severe lung illness linked to the use of a vaping device. State and federal health officials are scrambling to find a cause, possibly a particular chemical or adulterant contained in some vaping products.
Vaping - once thought harmless - is sickening and killing people. New England Journal of Medicine urges public health response. via ⁦
A third person has died from a severe lung illness linked to use of a vaping device
Health officials on Friday warned about the dangers of vaping as the number of people with a severe lung illness linked to the practice more than doubled to 450 possible cases in 33 states and the number of deaths rose to five.
“We need to ban these things. That’s my call to action as a father & a doctor” - pulmonologist Sean Callahan. your products are killing people.
#BREAKING New Numbers and Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
Who would have thought that breathing a cocktail of potentially toxic compounds into your lungs was dangerous? "Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say"
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
It’s not like this is back-alley dealing, either. In municipalities like NYC, where this is decriminalized but not legalized, these products are sold in the open and in brick and mortar stores. It’s making people sick.
Hopefully, this will give Congress the strength it needs to help FDA move to adequate pre-market regulation of vaping. A Third Person Has Died From a Vaping-Related Lung Disease
4 reported deaths linked to #vaping! Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge To 450, Including 3 Deaths, by ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ via #ecigs #vaping
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
unregulated drug delivery tech = death
“While this investigation is ongoing, people should consider not using e-cigarette products,” said Dr. Dana Meaney-Delman, who is leading the C.D.C’s investigation into the illness.
This breathless headline about THREE vaping deaths produces the same cognitive distortion that occurs each time someone dies in an autonomous vehicle: OMGZ they're so dangerous, even though thousands die in car accidents each month.
Immediate health concerns from vaping. via ⁦
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
1/Saddened, but not surprised to see the news of the “vaping-related lung illness surge“ reported in the today. Seems like there are opportunity to learn from successful techniques used to curb traditional cigarette smoking. Couple ideas follow 👇🏻