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Panic as vaping-related deaths rise

E-cigarettes could soon be banned in the US as doctors raise the alarm about a mysterious lung disease that has sickened hundreds and killed six, with the epidemic linked to vaping. On Tuesday the White House confirmed it plans to ban the sale of flavoured e-cigarettes over concerns about health risks, as well as the… Read More »

US health officials report new vaping deaths, repeat warning

NEW YORK — U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses. Officials have identified about 450 possible cases, including as many as five deaths, in 33 states. The count includes newly reported deaths in California, Indiana and Minnesota. No… Read More »