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Vaping and Smoking May Worsen Coronavirus Symptoms

Vaping and Smoking May Worsen Coronavirus Symptoms

Preliminary data from the Centers for Disease Control showed a larger number of young people coming down with COVID-19 than first expected, with patients under the age of 45 comprising more than a third of all cases, and one in five of those patients requiring hospitalization. That also tends to be the group most likely […]

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    Trump Calls for Banning Flavored E-Cigarettes

    Trump Calls for Banning Flavored E-Cigarettes

    The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarettes. It comes in response to a surge in youth vaping and health concerns following a handful of mysterious deaths and hundreds of lung illnesses linked to the product. The U.S. federal government plans to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid rising concern over youth vaping and lung illness and deaths […]

    Milwaukee Urges Residents to Stop Vaping Immediately

    Milwaukee Urges Residents to Stop Vaping Immediately

    The city of Milwaukee issued a health alert last week urging its residents to stop vaping immediately. The health alert came after came in the wake of 16 hospitalizations where chemical pneumonia, a severe illness that causes lung inflammation, was triggered by e-cigarette use, the Milwaukee health department said, as CNN reported. HEALTH ALERT: The […]

    Vaping Damages Blood Vessels After Just One Use, New Study Says

    Vaping Damages Blood Vessels After Just One Use, New Study Says

    Vaping one time — even without nicotine — can damage blood vessels, reduce blood flow and create dangerous toxins, according to a new study published in the journal Radiology. The study found that the heat created when e-cigarettes turn liquid into vapor stirs the compounds into toxic particles, which damage blood vessels. To perform the […]