Teen Needed Double Lung Transplant Due To Damage From Vaping, Health Officials SayDoctors found an "enormous amount of inflammation and scarring" on the teen's lungs, said Dr. Hassan Nemeh, surgical director of thoracic organ transplant at Henry Ford.
Health Officials Report Breakthrough In Investigation Into Vaping-Related IllnessesA government lab found the same chemical compound in fluid taken from the lungs of 29 patients across the country, the CDC announced.
N.J.'s Largest Health Network Contributes $1 Million To Fund 'Take Vape Away' InitiativeFollowing government efforts to slow down teen use of e-cigarettes, New Jersey's largest health network has launched a new anti-vaping campaign.
Rep. King, Long Island Officials Launch Offensive Against Flavored E-Cigarettes, Teen VapingOfficials on Wednesday announced plans to combat the vaping crisis, just one day after New York reported its first death linked to the devices.
Bronx Teen Becomes First Vaping Death Victim In New YorkThe medical examiner continues to investigate the boy’s death, but officials say he was using black market e-cigarettes that contained THC.
Gov. Cuomo Reports Teenage Boy Is First New Yorker To Die From Vaping-Related IllnessGov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday health investigators are working to learn more about what his office is calling New York's first reported death linked to vaping-related illness.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Joins LI Students To Call For Flavored E-Cigarette BanSchumer says he supports lawsuits aimed at e-cigarette makers but they would take years to wind through the courts.
Study: Damage From E-Cigs, Vaping On Par With Mustard Gas Burns In LungsA new study from the Mayo Clinic describes the lung damage in some vaping patients that look like chemical burns
Gov. Murphy, Task Force Turning Up Heat On Teen VapingVaping-related illnesses have just surpassed 1,000 cases nationwide. So, New Jersey is taking another step to stop the crisis.
New Jersey Reports First Death Associated With Vaping-Related IllnessThe New Jersey Department of Health said Tuesday that the victim, a woman from northern New Jersey, died in August.
Judge Denies Vaping Industry's Request To Delay NY E-Cigarette BanThe Vapor Technology Association and two retailers sued Wednesday requesting the temporary injunction on the regulations.