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Vaping-related Illnesses

Vaping Deaths Reach New High; Officials Still In The Dark

Two more deaths and 163 new cases of vaping-related lung illnesses were reported this week.

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Teen Vaping Epidemic

Florida High School Bans Bathroom Breaks Over Vaping Concerns 

The school’s principal says that students have been taken to the emergency room “on a weekly basis” as a result of vaping.

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Juul Lawsuits

School Districts Sue Juul

“We’re tired of companies that just want to make money at children’s expense,” one superintendent told The Boston Globe. 

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Teen Vaping

Schools, Parents See Spike In Problematic Behavior Due To Vaping 

Some schools have taken doors off bathrooms to limit the likelihood of students vaping in them. 

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Teens And Vaping

Teens Hospitalized For Vaping-Related Breathing Problems 

The teens were experiencing shortness of breath, chest pain, nausea and diarrhea, among other symptoms.

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The Real Cost Campaign

FDA Rolls Out Anti-Vaping PSAs Aimed At Young Viewers

The anti-vaping PSAs will run on TV networks with younger viewers such as TeenNick and ESPN, as well as on social media and music streaming sites.

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Youth E-cigarette Epidemic

Juul Appoints Former Addiction Researcher As Medical Director 

Critics feel the move is an attempt to control the research surrounding e-cigarettes and teen nicotine use.

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Teen Vaping

Teen Injured By Exploding E-Cigarette

The e-cigarette explosion caused extensive wounds to the young man’s mouth, including a broken lower jaw and missing teeth.