US vaping-related deaths rise to 47, cases of illness to 2,290

US vaping-related deaths rise to 47, cases of illness to 2,290

US health officials on Thursday reported 2,290 confirmed and probable cases and 5 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total death toll to 47 so far this year. Most of the victims are male and under the age of 35, with ages of those who died ranging from 17 to 75. The 47 deaths have been confirmed in 25 states, with Illinois having the highest at five.

Tom A
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Dust Phoxner
Dust Phoxner 4 months

meanwhile cigarettes are the cause of about 480000 deaths a year on average a lot more than 47 but where are the news articles about that?

John Doh
John Doh 4 months

Ban assault vapor.

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