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Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes'

As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes'

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Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
23:24, 2019-09-13

CDC warns against vaping after mysterious spike in lung illnesses Public health officials are warning against using e-cigarettes and other vaping products after a surge in mysterious respiratory illnesses that have ...
16:28, 2019-09-02

A Vaping Contaminant Might Be Responsible for a Spike of Lung Illnesses Food and Drug Administration officials claim that a contaminant in cannabis vaping products is potentially deadly....
23:24, 2019-09-05

U.S. doctors investigating lung illnesses they think are linked to vaping Doctors are looking into 50 cases of breathing illness across the U.S. they think might be related to vaping....
17:32, 2019-08-16

Tests link vitamin E in vaping products to lung illnesses across U.S. State and federal health officials found an oil-extract from vitamin E, called vitamin E acetate, may have played a role in respiratory problems repo...
23:24, 2019-09-05

California man is 7th death linked to vaping-related lung illnesses An California man has died from an illness related to e-cigarette use, making him the seventh person who is suspected to have died from vaping....
16:12, 2019-09-17

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S., possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 ...
03:44, 2019-08-25

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S, possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 ...
00:24, 2019-08-24

Romney pushes for e-cigarette recall in response to vaping-related lung illnesses The six vaping-related deaths reported across the country have prompted Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah to push for a recall of e-cigarettes, he ...
17:24, 2019-09-12

Vitamin E acetate in marijuana vaping devices possibly linked to deadly lung illnesses, officials say New York health officials this week announced they are investigating the compound vitamin E acetate as a possible cause of the vaping-associated lung...
19:52, 2019-09-06

Death toll rises from mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping, prompting CDC to sound alarms At least three people have died from a mysterious lung disease linked to vaping that continues to perplex health officials, the Centers for Disease C...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Mysterious vaping illnesses are causing life-threatening lung injuries and death. Here’s what we know about the people who have been affected so far. Shutterstock Between June 28 and September 6, there have been 450 total possible cases of vape-related lung illness, according to the CDC. Five have...
23:24, 2019-09-09

Not so fast: CDC isn't ready to blame illicit 'street vapes' for illnesses U.S. health investigators are casting a wide net to understand what is sickening hundreds of vapers across the country and still have not ruled out a...
23:28, 2019-09-10

Kansas sees first vaping-related lung illness death: 'It is time to stop vaping' Kansas health officials on Tuesday confirmed the state’s first vaping-linked death in the state....
17:36, 2019-09-10

E-cigarette users warn Trump that the real culprit is THC vaping Many e-cigarette users are outraged at President Trump for proposing to ban flavored vaping liquids, saying he failed to address the real culprit for...
13:32, 2019-09-17

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use ...
04:04, 2019-08-19

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reporte...
22:08, 2019-08-18

Factbox: What we know about U.S. vaping illnesses U.S. public health officials are investigating more than 450 cases of severe lung illnesses and have confirmed at least five deaths related to electr...
23:44, 2019-09-10

4 Your Health: CDC statistics on vaping-related illnesses (NBC News)- Federal health officials have revised the number of cases of vaping-related illnesses. According to the Centers for Disease Control, ther...
01:20, 2019-09-14

Vape brands possibly linked to lung illnesses widely available for sale online A new study found that more than half of patients with the lung illness in Wisconsin and Illinois reported having used the "Dank Vapes" brand....
16:24, 2019-09-16

Cases of Vaping-Related Illnesses Rise to 153 in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the hig...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Death toll from mysterious vaping-related illnesses rises to five The death toll from a mysterious vaping illness has now risen to five, the Los Angeles Times reported. The sickness linked to vaping, which includes ...
18:16, 2019-09-07

U.S. doctors group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop vaping of any sort until scientists have a better handle on the cause of 450 lung ...
01:40, 2019-09-10

Canadian health officials on alert after reports of vaping illnesses in the U.S. Maryse Durette, a spokeswoman for the two agencies, says Canadian health officials have not yet seen evidence of similar pulmonary illness clusters o...
22:12, 2019-08-28

Death toll from mysterious vaping-related illnesses rises A Kansas resident has died from the same, mysterious vaping-related illness that has suddenly cropped up across the country, officials said Tuesday. ...
18:48, 2019-09-10

U.S. CDC activates emergency operations center for vaping-related illnesses The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday it had activated the agency's emergency operations center to help the current inve...
21:36, 2019-09-16

U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop using electronic cigarettes of any sort until scientists have a better handle on t...
02:12, 2019-09-10

Canadian health officials monitoring reports of U.S. vaping linked illnesses There have been at least 450 possible cases, including five deaths, identified in the U.S. this year and many said they had been vaping THC, the chem...
19:28, 2019-09-08

New York State Suspects Vitamin E May Have Played a Role in Vaping Illnesses Health officials around the country are still investigating numerous possible causes and have tested only some of the devices used by ill patients....
00:04, 2019-09-06

CDC refines definition of vaping-linked illnesses, lowers case count Enlarge / A man smokes an e-cigarette. (credit: Getty | Picture alliance) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated and revised th...
23:24, 2019-09-13

Probe into vaping-linked illnesses turns up form of vitamin E from skin creams Enlarge / Some of the black-market vaping products that have been found to contain vitamin E acetate, according to the New York State Department of H...
16:00, 2019-09-06

U.S. health officials not ready to blame illnesses on street-bought vaping devices The agency is recommending that people refrain from the use of any electronic cigarette or vaping device until there is more conclusive evidence of a...
23:00, 2019-09-10

Probe into vaping-linked illnesses turns up form of vitamin E from skin creams [Updated] Enlarge / Some of the black-market vaping products that have been found to contain vitamin E acetate, according to the New York State Department of H...
20:57, 2019-09-06

Juul CEO Kevin Burns calls vaping-related illnesses 'worrisome,' but won't pull products The CEO of the popular e-cigarette company Juul called the nearly 200 cases of vaping-related illnesses “worrisome” — but said his popular products w...
16:20, 2019-08-28

Vaping linked to lung injury (KARE) Children’s Minnesota is confirming four cases of severe lung injury linked to vaping by teenagers, marking the first time cases have bee...
22:40, 2019-08-13

What You Need to Know About Vaping-Related Lung Illness Coughing, fatigue and shortness of breath are warning signs for anyone who has vaped within the last 90 days....
00:36, 2019-09-08

Two people have died from lung disease after vaping – what’s going on? Two people in the US have died and hundreds more have had severe lung conditions that are thought to be related to vaping – but officials are still u...
16:16, 2019-09-06

Let’s get something straight about the panic over vaping and lung health Vaping has been taking over headlines in recent weeks, and for all the worst reasons. The smoking alternative has been linked to lung issues in dozen...
19:44, 2019-08-30

Three people have now died from lung disease after vaping Three people in the US have died and hundreds more have had severe lung conditions that are thought to be related to vaping – but officials are still...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Another Patient Has Died From Lung Disease After Vaping Health authorities in Oregon are investigating the case but would not identify the age of the patient or the brand of the device used....
22:44, 2019-09-04

More Than 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
00:12, 2019-08-22

Seventh person dies from vaping-associated lung disease A California person has died from a vaping-associated lung disease that has now killed at least seven people and sickened nearly 400 people, Californ...
18:08, 2019-09-17

7th person has died from vaping-related lung illness By Erika Edwards A seventh person has died from a severe lung illness linked to vaping. The Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency in central...
18:36, 2019-09-17

Vaping caused Texas teen to nearly die from lung failure A Texas teen who puffed e-cigarettes since the eighth grade was nearly killed by his vaping habit when his lungs gave out, reports said. Tryston Zohf...
17:24, 2019-08-21

A 7th person has died in the U.S. from a vaping-related lung illness The news comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention activated its emergency operations center in response to the illnessness....
15:56, 2019-09-17

Eight teens hospitalized for lung damage that may be linked to vaping Eight teenagers in southeast Wisconsin have been hospitalized for severe lung damage since late June, and doctors believe vaping may be to blame....
00:32, 2019-07-26

A Third Person Has Died From a Vaping-Related Lung Disease Indiana announced the death on Friday, saying only that the person was over 18. State and federal health officials are working urgently to understand...
18:56, 2019-09-06

Vaping mom left in coma from mystery lung illness A Texas mom of three says that her vaping habit was to blame for a mysterious lung illness that left her in a coma. Sherie Canada of Abilene took to ...
22:40, 2019-09-15

Almost 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
17:44, 2019-08-23

4 Your Health: Severe lung disease linked to vaping Reports of severe lung disease linked to vaping continue to rise. According to the CDC, there are 153 possible cases reported in 16 states. No deaths...
03:36, 2019-08-23

California man is the seventh to die from lung disease linked to vaping A 40-year-old man in Tulare County, California, died over the weekend due to a lung disease experts believe is related to vaping....
14:56, 2019-09-17

Alabama probes 5 cases of lung disease tied to vaping MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Alabama Department of Public Health says it’s investigating five reports of potentially severe lung disease associated ...
15:52, 2019-09-10

Vaping suspected of causing serious lung damage in 8 Wisconsin teens The Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin said the teens were suffering from shortness of breath, fatigue, chest pains, cough and weight loss -- and had a...
21:13, 2019-07-26

Sixth person dies from vaping-linked lung disease At least six people have now died from the illness as part of an outbreak that has sickened hundreds....
20:40, 2019-09-10

Nearly 100 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping, and the CDC Is Getting Involved The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a growing number of “severe” lung disease cases that appear to be re...
17:24, 2019-08-19

U.S. flags two new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. health authorities on Friday said two people had died in the states of Oregon and Indiana from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, b...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Illinois reports death from lung illness linked to vaping A person in Illinois who vaped has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, the state's health authorities said on Friday, amid...
20:48, 2019-08-23

Vaping-linked lung disease cases jump from 94 to 153 in 5 days, CDC says Enlarge / A person exhales vapor while using an electronic cigarette device in San Francisco, California on Monday, June 24, 2019. (credit: Getty | ...
19:20, 2019-08-22

CDC corrects number of vaping-linked lung illness cases The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday lowered the number of lung illness cases reported from 450 cases to 380 across 36 st...
17:20, 2019-09-13

Teen in coma after developing severe lung disease from vaping A Pennsylvania teenager is in a medically induced coma for a severe lung illness caused by his vaping habit, his parents said. Kevin Boclair, 19, is ...
03:28, 2019-09-04

CDC flags two new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. health authorities on Friday said two Americans had died from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total count of such d...
21:44, 2019-09-06

First death reported from vaping-related lung illness, officials say The death comes as federal and state health officials investigate a slew of lung illnesses in connection to e-cigarette use....
22:08, 2019-08-23

Possible vaping, severe lung illness link sparks CDC probe The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating whether or not lung illnesses reported across multiple states are linked to vap...
17:48, 2019-08-19

Health officials investigating over 150 vaping-linked lung injuries The number of breathing illnesses linked to vaping is on the rise — with health officials investigating over 150 cases in 16 states, it was rev...
05:56, 2019-08-22

Vaping linked to 94 mysterious cases of severe lung disease in 14 states Enlarge / A person smokes a Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette i (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Satur...
17:48, 2019-08-19

US health officials investigating 215 possible cases of severe lung disease associated with vaping U.S. health officials are investigating 215 possible cases of severe lung disease associated with vaping across 25 states, the Centers for Disease Co...
17:36, 2019-08-30

Maryland reports 5 'severe' vaping-linked lung illness cases At least five people in Maryland have suffered “severe” lung illness linked to vaping, state health officials said this week. ...
16:48, 2019-08-29

Utah teen left in coma after developing lung disease from vaping Doctors found that she had acute eosinophilic pneumonia -- a rare disease caused by a build-up of white blood cells in the lungs in response to infla...
19:36, 2019-08-30

Utah teen was left in coma after developing lung disease from vaping Doctors found that she had acute eosinophilic pneumonia -- a rare disease caused by a build-up of white blood cells in the lungs in response to infla...
20:40, 2019-08-30

Vaping-linked lung disease cases jump from 94 to 153 in 5 days, CDC says [Updated] Enlarge / A person exhales vapor while using an electronic cigarette device in San Francisco, California on Monday, June 24, 2019. (credit: Getty | ...
21:44, 2019-08-23

Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say Indiana announced a third death linked to the illness on Friday. State and federal health officials are working urgently to understand the causes....
20:16, 2019-09-06

Dozens of Young People Hospitalized for Breathing and Lung Problems After Vaping Patients, mostly teenagers, suffered severe respiratory problems in recent weeks, possibly from vaping marijuana, illicit drugs or nicotine....
01:28, 2019-08-15

CDC narrows investigation of mysterious vaping-related lung disease to 380 cases The investigation of a mysterious lung disease that has killed at least six people has narrowed to 380 "probable" and "confirmed" cases, the CDC said...
01:08, 2019-09-13

Florida teen says vaping caused lung to collapse: 'I couldn’t breathe' A Florida teen who developed a hole in his right lung that later caused it to collapse blames his recent health scare on vaping....
17:20, 2019-08-20

Connecticut says 11 people have been hospitalized due to severe lung injury linked to vaping Connecticut state public health officials joined the call for consumers to stop using electronic cigarettes after 11 people in the state have fallen ...
17:12, 2019-09-13

Dozens of Midwest teens hospitalized with lung injuries, breathing problems from vaping More than a dozen teens in the Midwest who reported vaping have been hospitalized with lung issues, stumping doctors who are searching for what exact...
22:56, 2019-08-15

Additive in Marijuana Vaping Products Linked to Mysterious — and Sometimes Deadly — Lung Illness A mysterious and sometimes deadly lung illness linked to vaping may be tied to vitamin E additives in some marijuana products, federal authorities s...
03:08, 2019-09-06

New York governor urges halt to all vaping amid lung disease outbreak NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo asked the state’s Department of Health to issue guidance that will urge people to stop vaping amid ...
01:24, 2019-09-09

Los Angeles County resident dies of lung illness, fifth U.S. death possibly tied to vaping A Los Angeles County resident has died from a lung illness possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total number of such U.S. deaths to five, health off...
02:40, 2019-09-07

Is Vaping Marijuana Safe? Deaths and Lung Disease Linked to E-Cigs Call That Into Question Vaping THC may be behind many of the serious lung diseases that have been tied to e-cigarette use––raising concerns about an increasingly...
22:24, 2019-09-06

Dozens of Midwest teens who reported vaping hospitalized with 'severe lung injury,' breathing problems More than a dozen teens in the Midwest who reported vaping have been hospitalized with lung issues, stumping doctors who are searching for what exact...
18:00, 2019-08-15

Trump Mulls Ban on Flavored E-Cigarettes Amid Rise in Deadly Lung Disease Linked to Vaping An alarming rise in a mysterious and sometimes deadly lung disease linked to vaping has the Trump administration gunning for non-tobacco-flavored e-c...
02:44, 2019-09-12

New York finds high levels of vitamin E oil in cannabis vaping products linked to lung disease The New York Health Department is investigating the effects vitamin E acetate in cannabis-containing vape products as illness reports rise....
22:36, 2019-09-05

Cases of severe vaping-linked lung illness surge to 450, 3rd death reported in Indiana: officials The warning comes after officials said they had identified a possible 450 cases of illness, including three deaths....
21:52, 2019-09-06

New advisory warns of the dangers posed to pregnant women and children by marijuana; mysterious lung disease linked to vaping investigated in more than 20 states (NBC News)  The U.S. Surgeon General has issued new warnings targeting the use of marijuana and electronic cigarettes. The new health advisory from S...
07:12, 2019-08-30

The Sinking City Preview - Sherlock Holmes meets Lovecraft in a dank, dangerous thriller Frogwares' upcoming detective game promises to fuse all the best bits of the Sherlock Holmes games with an unsettling Lovecraftian setting narrative....
09:52, 2019-05-02

Wisconsin man in coma after using 'street vapes,' report says A Wisconsin man suffered severe heart and lung damage after vaping and was placed into a medically induced coma Thursday, reports said....
08:56, 2019-07-26

Vapes, snakes and fireworks: hanging out at the Cracker – in pictures The Cracker is scrubland in Tipton, West Midlands, that has become a sort of youth club without walls – or rules. Laura Pannack’s series documents th...
08:36, 2019-06-12

Impostor marijuana vapes flood California as health crisis expands Deceptive rip-off marijuana vapes on the streets of California could be linked to the emerging public health crisis of vaping-related deaths, accordi...
23:32, 2019-09-17

Who Is Caroline Calloway? An Explainer She’s a minor influencer. Her currency is attention. And, as we learned Tuesday, she had help....
22:12, 2019-09-11

Explainer: What's behind Japan's support of whaling? Japan has for decades been steadfastly defiant about hunting whales despite widespread anger, including from key allies like the United States....
03:20, 2019-06-24

Seeking a Culprit When Bumblebee Carcasses Pile Up Blame the linden trees? Maybe pesticides left by humans? Or is nature just cruel sometimes?...
16:04, 2019-08-03

Sports Explainer: Understanding the Shido in judo "We take an in-depth look at the role of the Shido in the sport of judo. What is it exactly? Watch this expert explainer to find out..."...
12:44, 2019-06-26

Four takeaways from the European elections – video explainer In the UK, the Conservatives and Labour have been decimated over their stance on Brexit, with Nigel Farage's Brexit party and pro-remain parties emer...
19:16, 2019-05-28

New virus infecting people in China, and ticks may be the culprit A newly discovered virus has been found infecting people in China, and it may be transmitted by ticks, according to a new report....
20:32, 2019-05-30

Pitching is Cubs’ biggest culprit in road woes It’s been one of the enduring mysteries of the 2019 baseball season. Why have the Chicago Cubs been so bad on the road? There’s a chance for bettors ...
21:20, 2019-08-14

Explainer: What are the obstacles to Bayer settling Roundup lawsuits? Bayer AG is in mediation to potentially settle thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming that the company's Roundup weed killer causes cancer, but some leg...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Explainer: Qualities of an exceptional show jumping horse "We take you through the key qualities required for a horse to be an exceptional show jumper. Enjoy learning all about the crucial aspects of the spo...
09:56, 2019-05-15

Explainer: What is at stake with Turkey's Russian air defense deal? Turkey took its first deliveries of the Russian S-400 air defense system on Friday, a development likely to trigger U.S. sanctions on Ankara and esca...
15:44, 2019-07-12

Oil Tanker Goes Missing – US Intel Fingers Hostile Country As Culprit A Panamanian-flagged oil tanker last seen near the Strait of Hormuz may have been seized by Iranian naval forces....
01:04, 2019-07-17

Mike Francesa is the culprit in Chris Carlin’s WFAN demise The moment Mike Francesa stomped back onto the air at WFAN, the trio of Chris Carlin, Maggie Gray and Bart Scott were on the clock. In fact, there we...
03:56, 2019-09-12

Mike Francesa is the culprit behind Chris Carlin’s WFAN demise The moment Mike Francesa stomped back onto the air at WFAN, the trio of Chris Carlin, Maggie Gray and Bart Scott were on the clock. In fact, there we...
14:24, 2019-09-12

Explainer: NASA aims to build on moon as a way station for Mars Unlike the Apollo program that put astronauts on the moon 50 years ago, NASA is gearing up for a long term presence on Earth's satellite that the age...
13:16, 2019-07-18

Explainer: Amid U.S. measles outbreak, who needs an additional dose of the vaccine? The United States is in the midst of its largest measles outbreak in 25 years, with the disease mainly hitting people who have failed to receive the ...
15:48, 2019-05-06

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and pro...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Explainer: Why Zimbabwe faces worst power cuts in three years Zimbabwe is experiencing its worst power cuts in three years, lasting up to 10 hours daily in some areas and threatening mining output in one of the ...
17:16, 2019-05-16

Explainer: Mysterious 'brain fever' killing children in India More than 110 children in India, most from poor rural families, have died this month from encephalitis, a type of brain disease that has afflicted th...
15:28, 2019-06-19

Troop insomnia shot up 652% after Iraq invasion, with deployments eyed as culprit The rate of insomnia among troops shot up 652% after the invasion of Iraq, according to a new study, raising concerns that increased deployment is ha...
22:16, 2019-08-05

How a conference call sparked America's abortion obsession – video explainer White evangelical Christians are on the frontline of the US's anti-abortion movement. But not so long ago this group was not interested in the politi...
13:04, 2019-08-01

Chances of destructive BlueKeep exploit rise with new explainer posted online Enlarge (credit: One of the slides posted to Github) A security researcher has published a detailed guide that shows how to execute malicious code ...
02:08, 2019-07-23

Local police have identified the suspected ice cream-licking culprit from viral video Twitter/BlindDensetsu A San Antonio teen was identified by Texas Police as the alleged "Lufkin Licker" — a woman who was filmed reportedly lic...
12:12, 2019-07-06

Former US drug czar says national focus on opioid epidemic is overlooking real culprit William Bennett, the nation’s first drug czar, said Monday that the debate about the opioid overdose epidemic wrongly focuses on prescription drugs....
21:44, 2019-05-06

Brad Marchand finds real culprit of his blindsided punch to head: media If it weren’t for the media, Brad Marchand believes his punch to the back of Scott Harrington’s head would be no big deal. During a stopp...
18:44, 2019-05-02

Joy Behar says Trump is 'the culprit' in wake of synagogue shooting, as other media points finger at president Media figures used the deadly California synagogue attack to slam the White House, with ABC’s Joy Behar calling President Trump “the culprit” of the ...
16:32, 2019-04-30

Mets' Robinson Cano apologizes after failing to run out double-play ball, says Marlins scoreboard the culprit Cano didn't run hard on a double-play ball because he thought there were two outs in the inning...
19:32, 2019-05-18

How Hong Kong protesters used hand signals and human chains to storm government – video explainer This week protesters in Hong Kong stormed the legislative council building and vandalised its main chamber on the anniversary of the island's 1997 re...
16:40, 2019-07-04

Sir Kim Darroch latest: Boris Johnson says memo leak culprit should be 'run down, caught and eviscerated' Whoever leaked Sir Kim Darroch's comments on Donald Trump should be "run down, caught and eviscerated," Boris Johnson has said....
18:48, 2019-07-10

What chronic illnesses are people with HIV more likely to experience? An 'umbrella review of meta-analyses of observational studies' zooms in on the conditions that people living with HIV are at risk of developing....
02:52, 2019-08-21

How to avoid tick-borne illnesses Avoiding a tick bite is the best protection against tick-borne illnesses, including one that’s more dangerous than Lyme disease. ...
11:24, 2019-05-25

AI can diagnose childhood illnesses better than some doctors Artificial intelligence has now been used to sort through medical history, lab tests, and symptoms and find a diagnosis for common and life-threateni...
10:43, 2019-04-09

U.S. Measles Count Surpasses 1,000 Illnesses NEW YORK — Health officials say this year’s U.S. measles epidemic has surpassed 1,000 illnesses. It’s already the highest in 27 yea...
23:52, 2019-06-05

Pig ear salmonella outbreak linked to 143 illnesses probed by CDC, FDA Of the 143 illnesses, 33 required hospitalization, and 26 occurred in children younger than 5....
19:52, 2019-09-06

FDNY will add 22 names of those who died from 9/11 illnesses to memorial The FDNY will add 22 more names to a memorial for first responders who died of 9/11-related illnesses Friday — a somber reflection on the terror atta...
22:20, 2019-09-05

The illnesses caused by a disconnect between brain and mind A group of troubling disorders lead to very real symptoms, but tests suggest nothing is wrong. Finding out why is shedding new light on the nature of...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Teens with illnesses want role in decision-making (Reuters Health) - Teens with chronic illnesses would like to have a say in decisions such as switching to a new medicine, but they often feel left o...
23:28, 2019-09-10

New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide ...
20:04, 2019-09-15

NYPD honors cops who died from illnesses related to 9/11 The 47 fallen heroes commemorated at the NYPD’s Memorial Hall Friday all died in the past 16 years from illnesses related to the Sept. 11, 2001...
03:20, 2019-05-11

Vitamin E acetate could be causing vape-related illnesses: officials High levels of vitamin E acetate were found in nearly all cannabis-containing vape products tested by the New York State Department of Health....
19:04, 2019-09-06

FDNY honors fallen heroes who recently died from 9/11 illnesses The fallen FDNY members included 13 firefighters, two captains, two lieutenants, a chief, two EMTs, a paramedic and a doctor....
05:04, 2019-09-07

Two more tourists suffered mystery illnesses on Dominican Republic trips More mysterious illnesses are coming out of the Dominican Republic, including a Canadian woman who was “poisoned” by a strange odor in he...
19:56, 2019-06-25

Deficiency In B Vitamins Linked To Mental Illnesses In Adolescents: Preliminary Study A new study has said that Vitamin B12 and Vitamin B9 deficiency may be linked with mental illnesses in teenagers....
15:16, 2019-04-18

Trump reportedly moving to deport children with life-threatening illnesses WASHINGTON DC (NBC News) – Each year, the U.S. gets about 1,000 applications from immigrant families in the U.S. seeking permission to stay in ...
01:20, 2019-08-30

California launches $20m campaign to deter e-cigarettes amid spike in illnesses The state has seen at least 63 cases of vaping-related illnesses as flavored products contribute to a rise in youth smokingCalifornia has announced a...
02:28, 2019-09-17

Erratic Meal Timings Disrupt Body Clock And Raise Risks Of Illnesses The study, published in the Journal of Cell, said that eating time is important knowledge for the body and impacts our health....
14:36, 2019-04-29

Design show helping kids with handicaps, illnesses better adapt to life at home Caswell said the show is based on the non-profit organization “Welcome Home Angel” run out of Wilmington, North Carolina....
22:20, 2019-07-11

Trump reopens process the defers migrants with life-threatening illnesses for deportation WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced Monday that it will reopen the process that helped some seriously ill migrants to de...
01:08, 2019-09-03

Smart devices are moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients with chronic illnesses Myia Health is looking to partner with hospitals and provide technology so they can monitor sick patients when they go home....
18:16, 2019-09-01

Trump reopens process that defers deportation for migrants with life-threatening illnesses WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced Monday that it will reopen the process that helped some seriously ill migrants to de...
01:36, 2019-09-03

Trump Administration Continues Descent Into Hell, Seeks to Deport Immigrant Children With Life-Threatening Illnesses The stale swamp water that is the Trump administration has issued a policy change that would deport hundreds of immigrant children with life-threaten...
00:32, 2019-08-31

What to know about COPD and lung cancer COPD is a group of conditions that have clear links to lung cancer. Smoking tobacco is the primary preventable risk factor for both of these diseases...
23:32, 2019-07-01

What to know about lung diffusion testing Lung diffusion tests measure how well a person’s lungs take in oxygen from the air. This test helps diagnose and monitor a range of lung-related cond...
23:52, 2019-06-17

A.I. Took a Test to Detect Lung Cancer. It Got an A. Artificial intelligence may help doctors make more accurate readings of CT scans used to screen for lung cancer....
17:28, 2019-05-20

Vape lung has claimed its first victim, and the CDC is investigating A person has died from what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention speculate is a vaping-related condition. Nearly 200 other cases of varying...
02:00, 2019-08-24

How antioxidants can hasten the spread of lung cancer Two new studies have uncovered cell mechanisms through which lung cancer uses antioxidants to help it spread to other parts of the body....
19:56, 2019-07-01

FDA approves Boehringer's lung disease drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved German drugmaker Boehringer Ingelheim's Ofev capsules for a rare lung disorder....
23:20, 2019-09-06

Chinese man’s lung collapses from too much karaoke: report Sing your heart out, not your pulmonary system. In China, a Nanchang county resident was hospitalized after his lung collapsed. Cause of injury? Too ...
23:40, 2019-08-12

Google’s new AI is better at detecting lung cancer than doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our own cr...
18:04, 2019-05-22

Artificial intelligence diagnoses lung cancer AI appears better than specialist doctors at diagnosing the disease from lung scans, say researchers....
18:40, 2019-05-20

WHO keeps key lung cancer drugs off its essential medicines list Immunotherapies that have emerged as a breakthrough in treating lung cancer have been rejected for inclusion on the World Health Organization's list ...
15:40, 2019-07-09

Woman’s birth control implant in her arm ends up in her lung A woman was rushed to surgery after her contraceptive implant had moved from her arm to her lung. In a “very rare” incident, the 31-year-...
17:44, 2019-07-22

AMA warns against use of e-cigs in light of lung illness reports The American Medical Association (AMA) on Monday urged people to avoid the use of e-cigarette products across the United States until health official...
22:36, 2019-09-09

Novartis wins FDA's breakthrough tag for lung cancer hopeful Novartis has secured the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Breakthrough Therapy Designation for its investigational medicine capmatinib, which it a...
15:36, 2019-09-06

Girl in Maine recovering after double lung transplant (WCSH)  A little girl from Maine is recovering after receiving a new set of lungs last month. Makayla Crosby has Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease t...
16:32, 2019-07-31

Know how there’s a epidemic of weird vape-related lung diseases going around right now? Know how there’s a epidemic of weird vape-related lung diseases going around right now? The FDA has reportedly found an oil derived from vitamin E in...
03:24, 2019-09-06

Pembrokeshire girl, 10, dies waiting for lung transplant Belle Curran won numerous bravery awards as she battled with rare Interstitial Lung Disease....
21:00, 2019-04-11

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso gets China OK for type of lung cancer AstraZeneca Plc said on Wednesday it had received marketing authorization from China's National Medical Products Administration for its top-selling d...
11:40, 2019-09-04

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study sugges...
23:44, 2019-08-14

Artificial intelligence better than humans at spotting lung cancer New research shows that a form of artificial intelligence called deep learning detects lung cancer more accurately than radiologists can....
19:08, 2019-05-20

Could invigorating the immune system prevent lung cancer? Early immune-related molecular changes in airway tissue could potentially predict invasive lung cancer and serve as prevention targets, new study sug...
19:52, 2019-04-25

Crowdsourced AI learns to target lung tumors for radiation (Reuters Health) - In many parts of the world there are not enough radiation oncologists to design and deliver radiation treatments for lung cancer p...
23:36, 2019-04-18

Screenings for lung cancer can point to other smoking-related conditions About 77 percent of patients who received CT scans for lung cancer were diagnosed with cardiovascular disease, emphysema or osteoporosis, according t...
10:28, 2019-09-05

Physical fitness reduces risk of lung and bowel cancers A big study links higher fitness to lower risk of lung and colorectal cancer and higher fitness before diagnosis to better odds of surviving the dise...
20:16, 2019-05-08

Google’s lung cancer detection AI outperforms 6 human radiologists Google AI researchers collaborating with Northwestern Medicine made an AI model that detects lung cancer better than human radiologists.Read More...
17:48, 2019-05-20

AstraZeneca's Imfinzi prolongs survival in aggressive lung cancer AstraZeneca's cancer treatment Imfinzi has been shown to prolong survival in a particularly aggressive type of lung cancer by close to three months, ...
18:12, 2019-09-09

AbbVie terminates late-stage lung cancer trial AbbVie Inc on Thursday said it will discontinue the late-stage trial testing its experimental treatment for a type of lung cancer after it failed to ...
15:44, 2019-08-29

U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an effort to convince ...
05:48, 2019-07-24

Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in t...
13:12, 2019-06-14

Rand Paul has part of lung removed due to 2017 assault Sen. Rand Paul announced that he will likely be absent from the Senate until September after having part of his lung removed following an attack by h...
19:36, 2019-08-05

‘Cannibal’ used ‘saw to carve up girlfriend’s skull and ate her brains, lung, and heart' A “CANNIBAL” who allegedly cut open his ex-girlfriend’s skull and ate her brains, heart, and lung has branded the case “bull crap”....
13:44, 2019-07-27

Sixth person dies of lung disease linked to e-cigarettes A Kansas woman who used an e-cigarette is the sixth person to die of a severe lung illness that doctors say is tied to vaping....
23:36, 2019-09-10

International travelers' lung health impacted in polluted cities (Reuters Health) - When healthy international travelers visit a city with higher levels of particle pollution than at home, their heart and lung func...
23:28, 2019-06-06

Google AI detected lung cancer better than radiologists, study shows Google unveiled an artificial intelligence system that demonstrated an amazing ability to detect lung cancer in early testing and even outperformed r...
18:12, 2019-05-21

When hurricanes halt treatment, lung cancer patients die sooner (Reuters Health) - Lung cancer patients whose radiation treatments are halted by hurricanes or other natural disasters may not live as long as patien...
21:48, 2019-07-16

Google built an AI that detects lung cancer better than human doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains, and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our...
23:00, 2019-05-21

More evidence welding fumes raise lung cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Workers exposed to welding fumes are more likely to develop lung cancer than those not exposed to the fumes, and a new study sugge...
00:16, 2019-05-22

Drugs make headway against lung, breast, prostate cancers CHICAGO (AP) — Newer drugs are substantially improving the chances of survival for some people with hard-to-treat forms of lung, breast and prostate ...
18:32, 2019-06-02

Computed tomography scans reduce lung cancer death risk Screening and treatment of lung cancer patients using low-dose computed tomography lowered death risk from the disease by 26 percent for men and 39 p...
00:00, 2019-07-02

AbbVie abandons late-stage lung cancer asset Rova-T AbbVie Inc said on Thursday it will cease to develop its experimental drug Rova-T after the treatment failed to show survival benefit in a late-stage...
18:40, 2019-08-29

Surgeons remove portion of Sen. Paul's lung damaged in 2017 assault Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced Monday that he underwent surgery over the weekend to have a portion of his lung removed, a lingering result of a 20...
19:52, 2019-08-05

Immunosuppressive drug combo keeps lung transplant patients alive longer Lung transplant patients in a recent study who took a mix of two immunosuppressive drugs, sirolimus and tacrolimus, had a median survival rate of nea...
18:08, 2019-08-29

Woman’s birth control implant in arm dislodges, moves to lung: report A Portuguese woman who had abnormal vaginal bleeding for three months went to her gynecologist for a check-up — only to learn her birth control impla...
16:56, 2019-07-29

New blood test trialled on 12,000 Scots catches lung cancer early Thousands of Scots at risk of lung cancer took part in a trial, described as "globally significant"....
03:40, 2019-09-10

Roche's Tecentriq recommended for EU approval to treat lung cancer form The European Medicine Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has recommended EU approval of Roche's cancer immunotherapy Tecentriq i...
14:56, 2019-07-26

Lung cancer screening guidelines may miss more African Americans at risk Current lung cancer screening guidelines may need to be less restrictive when it comes to African American smokers, a new study suggests....
22:32, 2019-06-27

Bristol-Myers releases mixed Opdivo lung cancer results Bristol-Myers Squibb Co released mixed results on Wednesday from trials testing the survival benefit of its immunotherapy Opdivo in combination with ...
00:52, 2019-07-25

Heart disease in short people comes from poor lung function, study say For shorter people, having poorly functioning lungs can cause heart disease, according to new research published Wednesday in Communications Biology....
15:56, 2019-04-09

Coal miners to urge Congress to protect their black lung benefits Around 120 coal miners with black lung disease were due in Washington on Tuesday hoping to pressure Congress to restore a higher excise tax level on ...
13:24, 2019-07-23

U.S. FDA approves Mylan generic of Lilly lung cancer drug Alimta The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday granted Mylan NV tentative approval for its generic version of Eli Lilly and Co's lung cancer drug ...
23:52, 2019-08-29

U.S. mine regulator says no rush on silica limits, despite black lung worries The head of the U.S. federal agency in charge of mine safety said on Thursday he has no plans to fast-track new limits for coal miner exposure to sil...
22:28, 2019-06-20

AstraZeneca's Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study AstraZeneca said on Wednesday a combination treatment including its lung cancer drug Imfinzi failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non...
09:33, 2019-08-21

Acupuncture caused this elderly woman's lung to collapse — here are some of its potential downsides Shutterstock A 79-year-old woman from Portugal ended up in a hospital with a collapsed lung because of a thin acupuncture needle. Lungs don't tend t...
22:56, 2019-06-19

Lilly's targeted RET drug shrinks tumors in lung cancer trial Eli Lilly and Co's LOXO-292, a experimental cancer drug the company acquired in January as part of its $8 billion takeover of Loxo Oncology, shrank t...
13:16, 2019-09-09

AstraZeneca Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study A combination of AstraZeneca's lung cancer drug Imfinzi and an experimental treatment failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non-small ...
14:20, 2019-08-21

Novartis joins Pfizer with FDA fast-track tag for lung cancer hopeful Novartis has nabbed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy designation for its experimental medicine capmatinib as it joins Pfi...
13:36, 2019-09-06

Actually, Vaping IS Fleek Hello fellow teens—are you down with the hella new trend that is e-vaping? Because I’m here to say: Put down that Jewel!...
22:52, 2019-07-09

Should the ‘Vaping Age’ Be 21? Drugstores Say Yes In raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products at its stores, the drugstore chain joined other retailers and lawmakers seeking to curb teena...
22:16, 2019-04-26

Vaping deaths in the US: what do you need to know? Despite six confirmed deaths connected to vaping in the US there is no consensus on risksIs it true that e-cigarettes have caused deaths in the Unite...
09:20, 2019-09-13

Merck's Keytruda sets new five-year survival standard for advanced lung cancer Nearly a quarter of patients who received Merck & Co's immunotherapy Keytruda as an initial treatment for advanced lung cancer were still alive after...
14:08, 2019-06-01

Man impaled by tripod on California highway suffers broken ribs, punctured lung Authorities say somebody stole a tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew and then dropped it from an overpass onto a Sacramento fr...
21:24, 2019-05-18

Medical News Today: Chili pepper compound may slow down lung cancer New research in mice and human cells suggests that capsaicin, the compound that gives red peppers its spicy flavor, may slow lung cancer progression....
16:00, 2019-04-09

Coal miners' union urges silica regulation to curb black lung The head of the national coal miners' union on Thursday urged the Trump administration to impose regulation on silica dust in mines, which researcher...
22:44, 2019-06-06

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso helps lung cancer patients live longer- study (Aug. 9) (This story corrects August 9 story to show study points to overall survival and not progression free survival in first paragraph.)...
11:40, 2019-09-04

Amgen drug shrinks lung cancer tumors in half of patients: study An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation reduced tumor size in around half of advanced lung cancer patients given the ...
10:12, 2019-09-08

Portable breath monitor quickly detects life threatening lung disease A new, portable gas chromatography breath analyzer can detect acute respiratory distress syndrome with 90% accuracy in 30 minutes, scientists report....
03:48, 2019-08-07

Arizona man tells of surviving rare liver disease, double-lung transplant An Arizona man survived a rare liver disease and is sharing his story with the goal of raising awareness....
03:48, 2019-08-15

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso helps lung cancer patients live longer: study AstraZeneca Plc said on Friday a late-stage study showed its top-selling drug, Tagrisso, had significantly helped patients with a type of lung cancer...
10:04, 2019-08-09

Arrest made in hate crime that left black woman with collapsed lung Cops have busted the guy who allegedly sucker-punched and stabbed a black woman in November, leaving her with a collapsed lung, officials said Tuesda...
21:20, 2019-08-20

Easy Rider star Peter Fonda dies after lung cancer battle Easy Rider actor and writer Peter Fonda has died aged 79 after respiratory failure from lung cancer, his family have said....
01:24, 2019-08-17

Study: Radiation drives up cardiac event risk for lung cancer patients While radiation treatment may help rid patients of lung cancer, it may bring on a number of other cardiovascular conditions, a new study show....
22:48, 2019-06-10

People across the U.S. are sick — maybe because of vaping. What’s going on? U.S. health authorities are investigating hundreds of cases of breathing problems they say may be related to vaping. Here's what we know so far....
21:44, 2019-09-06

Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping Several deaths and potentially hundreds of illnesses have been tied to e-cigarettes, which allow users to inhale nicotine vapor, often flavored, with...
22:44, 2019-09-16

Vaping Ban: Is This the Beginning of the End for Juul? The e-cigarette and vaping industry faces renewed scrutiny from federal regulators over its alleged efforts to market products to underage consumers....
01:16, 2019-09-12

N4T Investigators: Vaping Violations TUCSON – It’s being called an epidemic. We are talking about teens who use vaping devices that are packed with highly addictive nicotine....
07:16, 2019-06-25

Vaping Injuries On The Rise Medical experts are sounding the alarm after 22 people across three states were hospitalized lung damage and disease tied to vaping. Perhaps most ala...
02:00, 2019-08-15

Earth’s ‘second green lung’ in danger as NASA images show fires ravaging Africa Over a period of two days last week Angola had roughly three times more fires than Brazil, according to data from the Weather Source....
20:56, 2019-08-27

Dogs sniff out lung cancer from blood samples with 97 percent accuracy, study claims A new study has found that beagles can be trained to detect lung cancer from human blood samples with 97 percent accuracy....
20:56, 2019-04-11

What should people avoid inhaling during mysterious lung disease outbreak? Health officials disagree It's too early to pinpoint what exactly is making people sick, federal health officials say. Meantime, the CDC and FDA are warning people to avo...
00:36, 2019-09-08

Brendan Grace death: Father Ted actor and comedian dies following battle with lung cancer Father Ted actor Brendan Grace has died aged 68 after it emerged he was battling lung cancer....
09:32, 2019-07-11

Factbox - What does vaping-related illness look like? U.S. health officials are investigating reports of some 450 cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigar...
19:28, 2019-09-12

The Vaping Congressman's Wife Has Flipped California Rep. Duncan Hunter is truly the worst: he’s a racist who has repeatedly defended war criminals, and lest we forget, VAPED ON THE FLOOR OF...
02:12, 2019-06-14

Vaping Moves From the Bathroom to the Classroom Middle-school and high-school students are becoming more daring in their use of electronic cigarettes, often vaping right under their teachers’ noses...
15:04, 2019-08-20

Teen vaping on the rise in U.S, Canada More American and Canadian teens are vaping than ever before, according to a new study, and researchers say the availability of e-cigarettes with mor...
23:56, 2019-06-28

FDA releases anti-vaping ads to air on ESPN, MTV The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is releasing its first anti-vaping television ads Monday targeting teens as part of its “The Real Cost&#...
18:52, 2019-07-23

Teen vaping tied to marijuana use (Reuters Health) - Adolescents and young adults who have smoked e-cigarettes are more than three times more likely to move on to marijuana than youth...
02:00, 2019-08-14

Third death under investigation for ties to vaping A third death is under investigation for ties to vaping as government scientists are still trying to get to the bottom of what is causing the illness...
20:16, 2019-09-06

Nearly 1 in 4 teens have tried vaping — Here’s how parents can talk about it Like any serious conversation, timing is important when it comes to talking to your kid about vaping....
18:08, 2019-08-29

Illinois patient’s death may be first in US from vaping Illinois health officials said Friday that a patient who contracted a serious lung disease after vaping has died....
22:00, 2019-08-23

Factbox: What does vaping-related illness look like? U.S. health officials are investigating reports of 380 confirmed and probable cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use o...
01:16, 2019-09-13

The FDA Is Investigating a Possible Link Between Vaping and Seizures E-cigarettes are often thought of as a less dangerous alternative to cigarettes, since they contain fewer lung-cancer-causing chemicals. But prelimin...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Schools rethink vaping discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Officials at schools across the United States have begun rethinking their approach to teen vaping, as statistics show a ...
00:24, 2019-05-27

Second U.S. death linked to vaping, officials say Officials in Oregon say the death of a man in July may be linked to vaping, the second such death reported so far....
16:04, 2019-09-04

Amgen drug shows high response rate in small lung and colon cancer trial An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation significantly reduced tumor size in half of evaluated patients with advanced ...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Rise of deadly, mysterious lung illness bolsters calls for banning or strictly regulating e-cigarettes The spread of a mysterious, deadly lung illness linked to vaping is reinvigorating critics of e-cigarettes who want the government to take a much tou...
06:32, 2019-09-11

Vaping impacts blood vessels, even without nicotine (Reuters Health) - Healthy young people show signs of impaired blood vessel function after just a few puffs of an electronic cigarette, even without ...
01:56, 2019-08-21

FDA investigating suspected link between seizures and vaping The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is investigating 127 reports of seizures occurring after vaping or electronic cigarette use....
22:16, 2019-08-08

Smoking or vaping: e-cigarettes as a lesser evil Smoking's out, steaming's in. Both are indisputably unhealthy, but is one better than the other? Supporters of smoke alternatives say they aren't as ...
12:20, 2019-05-31

'The squad' goes on fact-free vaping rant On Wednesday, the House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy held the first of two hearings investigating the role of Juul, the country's lar...
03:12, 2019-07-26

Teen vaping 'crisis' hits schools California civil rights groups defend charter schools — Leaders in anti-affirmative action movement praise Trump administration official...
16:24, 2019-05-21

After six deaths in the US and bans around the world – is vaping safe? In Britain, e-cigarettes are seen as central to the fight against smoking, but many experts believe the evidence is contradictoryIn politically fract...
10:32, 2019-09-15

What's leading to vaping-associated deaths and injuries, according to pulmonologists Health officials have reported six deaths and at least 450 cases of lung injury connected to vaping. Patients with vaping-associated lung injury di...
19:00, 2019-09-13

FDA targets vaping ‘influencers’ over online promotions WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators moved to discipline vaping companies for inappropriately promoting their flavored nicotine formulas through so-called in...
22:44, 2019-06-07

FDA targets vaping ‘influencers’ for online promotions WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators are targeting four vaping companies for inappropriately pushing their flavored nicotine products through so-called ...
17:32, 2019-06-07

The Trump Administration takes aim at vaping and E-cigarettes The Trump Administration has now gotten involved after a surge of deaths and illnesses connected to vaping and e-cigarettes. The Trump Administration...
20:44, 2019-09-12

Illinois patient hospitalized for vaping may be first death in US Illinois health officials said Friday that a patient who contracted a serious lung disease after vaping has died....
14:24, 2019-08-24

Don’t Use Bootleg or Street Vaping Products, C.D.C. Warns With more than 200 cases of respiratory illnesses possibly related to vaping, and no single culprit, public health experts are advising young people ...
18:00, 2019-08-30

Patient's death could be first in US linked to vaping, officials say Illinois case forms part of investigation into illnesses in teens or adults who had used e-cigarettesHealth officials are reporting what could be the...
12:28, 2019-08-24

‘Vaping illness’ is the scary new threat gripping smokers After spending two weeks in a medically induced coma in July, a Nassau County teen started college this week, but he’ll need help getting to cl...
00:40, 2019-09-05

First Death Allegedly Linked to Vaping Reported in Illinois A spike in serious illnesses possibly related to vaping has been reported in several states in recent months. Now, health officials in Illinois say t...
23:52, 2019-08-24

What are the symptoms of vaping illness? Doctors warn about e-cigarettes NBC – Jake Wilson was relieved when his 25-year-old son Justin started vaping last year as a way to quit smoking. “I thought it was a great ide...
01:40, 2019-09-14

First US death possibly linked to vaping in Illinois: officials E-cigarettes could have claimed their first victim. A user in Illinois has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, following a...
22:00, 2019-08-24

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market fo...
09:16, 2019-09-15

In vaping response, schools mull treatment with discipline HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A glimpse of student athletes in peak physical condition vaping just moments after a competing in a football game led Stamford...
15:32, 2019-05-26

Vaping illness in US gives Canada pause as legal sales near The serious lung illness affecting hundreds of people in the US who vaped cannabis-based oil is giving Canadian health officials pause as that countr...
21:32, 2019-09-13

Vaping is risky. Do not do it if you care about your lungs | Thomas Eissenberg The best way to protect your lung health is to not smoke or vapeRecent reports of a cluster of lung diseases associated with electronic cigarette use...
09:24, 2019-09-05

New Jersey expected to announce vaping restrictions within weeks Within weeks, New Jersey could become the latest state to restrict e-cigarette use, with the governor on Thursday launching a task force to find ways...
01:16, 2019-09-13

Vaping may aid smoking cessation but also boost relapse risk (Reuters Health) - Adults who smoke cigarettes may have an easier time cutting back or quitting altogether if they start vaping, but a new French stu...
23:32, 2019-07-15

Aurora Cannabis executive says he is 'very worried' about vaping situation in the US "In Canada, it's very different, and we're heavily regulated by Health Canada, which is a good thing," Executive Chairman Michael Singer sa...
23:56, 2019-09-12

CDC says teen vaping surges to more than 1 in 4 high school students More than one in four high school students in the U.S. use e-cigarettes as teen vaping rates surged to yet another record despite efforts to control ...
17:52, 2019-09-12

Hospitals open vaping shops in bid to help smokers quit Two UK hospitals have opened shops selling e-cigarettes in a bid to help eliminate smoking....
08:28, 2019-07-10

Trump says FDA will ban flavored e-cigarettes to combat teen vaping Agency to develop guidelines to remove all flavors except tobacco from the market as authorities investigate breathing illnesses Donald Trump said We...
01:12, 2019-09-12

Indiana teen nearly dies from vaping habit of ‘100 times a day’ An Indiana teen who smoked his e-cigarette around 100 times each day says he nearly died from a vaping-related illness. Cooper Stevens, 16, said he c...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Vaping’s other problem: are e-cigarettes creating a recycling disaster? An estimated 55 million adults will be vaping by 2021, creating millions of devices that will be disposed of improperlyVaping has been declared a ser...
07:44, 2019-08-27

Nicorette introduces new nicotine lozenges in bid to woo customers away from vaping Nicorette is launching its first major product innovation in 10 years, a coated ice mint lozenge. The brand was first approved to help people quit sm...
18:20, 2019-05-21

Inside the deadly vaping crisis that’s gripping the nation St. John’s University student Taylor Healey was puffing on an e-cigarette one night in February when she suddenly became violently ill. Healey, 21, s...
03:48, 2019-09-16

Authorities: Man upset about vaping cracked brother’s skull LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a man struck his 15-year-old brother in the head in northwestern Indiana because he was upset about the teen vap...
17:28, 2019-06-21

California man’s vaping-related death marks 7th in nation A California man has died of a severe lung illness linked to vaping, state health officials said this week. The vaping-related death marks the second...
16:20, 2019-09-17

California resident dies of vaping-related illness A California resident died Monday from a lung disease caused by vaping, local reports said. The Tulare County victim, who was not immediately identif...
05:28, 2019-09-17

Vaping Sicknesses Rising: 153 Cases Reported in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the hig...
02:16, 2019-08-22

NY vaping community fumes over Cuomo’s proposed flavored e-cig ban The state’s vape store owners protested Gov. Cuomo’s plan to ban flavored e-cigarettes on Tuesday saying the move will cut thousands of jobs and will...
22:20, 2019-09-17

Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness An Illinois resident who was hospitalized with a respiratory illness linked to vaping has died, according to the state’s public health official...
22:24, 2019-08-23

Seizures after vaping? FDA investigating 127 reports of the neurological condition following e-cig use The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday announced it is investigating 127 reports of seizures occurring after vaping or electronic c...
15:04, 2019-08-08

Inside the vaping health crisis that’s gripping New York St. John’s University student Taylor Healey was puffing on an e-cigarette one night in February when she suddenly became violently ill. Healey, 21, s...
14:12, 2019-09-16

Pennsylvania man in medically induced coma: Doctors 'know it's vaping' A Pennsylvania teenager was in a medically induced coma Wednesday because of a severe mysterious lung illness his parents — and doctors — suspect is ...
19:16, 2019-09-04

4 Your Health: Dramatic increase in young adults vaping (NBC News)- Exercising may slow down the effects of Alzheimer’s disease in high-risk patients. Researchers compared the cognitive function and ...
22:36, 2019-09-17

John McCririck dead: Horse racing broadcaster died after secret battle with lung cancer, wife reveals Journalist and broadcaster John McCririck died after a secret battle with lung cancer, his widow has confirmed....
09:24, 2019-07-06

Vaping advert banned for implying product endorsed by Mo Farah An advertisement for a vaping product has been banned for implying it was endorsed by Olympic champion Mo Farah....
03:04, 2019-08-28

Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco New York’s former mayor has committed $160 million to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid a series of efforts designed to increase oversight of the indust...
01:24, 2019-09-11

Vaping linked to violence, property theft among teens in US: study Puffing could be the gateway to delinquency. Teens who vape are more likely to steal and commit violent crimes, according to a new study out of the U...
16:28, 2019-05-29

Vaping device maker sponsoring public health research NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A historically black college in Tennessee is planning to research the impact of electronic cigarettes and vaping with a grant...
13:00, 2019-06-10

Vaping-illness investigations turn to contaminants, counterfeits: report Enlarge / A man smokes an e-cigarette. (credit: Getty | Picture alliance) State and federal investigations into the puzzling burst of severe lung i...
18:32, 2019-08-30

British American Tobacco cuts 2,300 jobs in shift towards vaping Firm aims to increase revenues from ‘potentially reduced-risk products’ to £5bnBritish American Tobacco (BAT) has announced plans to cut 2,300 jobs b...
19:40, 2019-09-12

California governor acts to confront 'epidemic' of youth vaping California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday ordered the launch of a $20 million statewide public awareness campaign to educate young people and parent...
22:44, 2019-09-16

California governor acts to stem 'epidemic' of youth vaping California's governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks from vaping, part of a multi-pronged effort to combat what he cal...
00:56, 2019-09-17

Vaping ‘may increase risk of deadly heart attack or stroke’ VAPING may increase risk of deadly heart attacks or strokes due to damage to cells, scientists have warned....
15:44, 2019-05-28

CDC activating Emergency Operations Center to aid vaping crisis investigations As U.S. health officials are investigating what might be causing hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who use e-cigarettes and other vap...
03:32, 2019-09-17

Trump calls for ban on flavoured e-cigarettes — what is Canada’s stance on vaping? Canada's political party leaders were not nearly as blunt on the subject while asked on the campaign trail....
22:20, 2019-09-13

Arizona reports cases of vaping-related respiratory illness PHOENIX (AP) — State health officials say three cases of vaping-related respiratory illness have been identified in Arizona, all in Maricopa County. ...
22:36, 2019-09-17

Vaping beats nicotine gum at helping people quit smoking In a head-to-head test, vaping was more effective at helping people quit smoking than nicotine patches and gum...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Seventh Person To Die From Vaping-Related Illness in U.S. Dies in California A individual in California has died from a vaping-related illness, bringing the total number of vaping-related deaths in the U.S. up to seven since t...
17:16, 2019-09-17

US moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid spike in youth vaping The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarettees. It comes in response to a surge in youth vaping and health concern following a handful of m...
01:36, 2019-09-12

#StopJuuling trends on TikTok to mock vaping health crisis Vaping teens are inundating a popular video app with posts mocking recent health warnings about e-cigarettes. Dozens of videos are trending on the ap...
23:40, 2019-09-10

US briefing: Wilbur Ross, Taliban talks and vaping lawsuits Tuesday’s top story: commerce secretary facing calls to resign over ‘Sharpiegate’. Plus, inside the bizarre, bungled raid on a North Korean embassySu...
12:56, 2019-09-10

As Juul grapples with teen vaping 'epidemic,' CEO tells parents 'I'm sorry' CNBC's Carl Quintanilla interviewed Juul CEO Kevin Burns for a documentary, "Vaporized: America's E-cigarette Addiction."...
15:40, 2019-07-13

Sen. Durbin to acting FDA chief: take 'decisive' action on vaping or resign Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin threatened acting FDA Commissioner Ned Sharpless to take "decisive action" to curb teen vaping, such as banning flav...
00:32, 2019-09-07

A $1 tax rise on cigarettes increases vaping rates by almost 10 percent: study Taxes on traditional cigarettes may be driving smokers to try vaping. A $1 tax increase on traditional cigarettes reduces cigarette use by 1.9 percen...
18:16, 2019-07-02

CDC, FDA report 215 cases of respiratory illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. public health officials on Friday reported a rise in the number of cases of respiratory illness possibly related to the use of e-cigarettes from...
18:56, 2019-08-30

Tobacco stocks drop as FDA probes possible link between seizures and vaping Tobacco stocks dipped Wednesday after the FDA announced it's investigating nearly three dozen cases of people experiencing seizures after vaping...
10:41, 2019-04-09

US health officials report new vaping deaths, repeat warning 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....
12:08, 2019-09-07

CDC investigates more than 150 cases of 'severe pulmonary disease' involving vaping Health officials warned Wednesday that “vaping” has led to more than 150 cases of “severe pulmonary disease” in 16 states as use of e-cigarette produ...
20:16, 2019-08-22

FDA releases new anti-vaping commercials to air on ESPN, MTV, social media The FDA wants to educate young people on the health risks of vaping, including an increased chance of trying traditional cigarettes....
19:44, 2019-07-22

First Death in a Spate of Vaping Sicknesses Reported by Health Officials An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about the circumsta...
22:16, 2019-08-23

Vice Ventures wants to fund ‘bad’ industries like weed, booze, and vaping Vice Ventures is a VC fund that focuses on areas where investors have been less inclined to venture -- including weed, booze, gambling, and psychedel...
00:36, 2019-06-28

Sixth vaping-related death confirmed by Kansas officials A person over age 50, who already had a history of health ailments, visited the hospital with a quickly progressing lung disease associated with e-ci...
19:44, 2019-09-10

Vaping-linked death probed in Oregon, symptoms similar to more than 200 cases Oregon health officials are investigating the death of a resident who experienced “severe respiratory illness” after vaping. ...
19:48, 2019-09-04

E-cigarette maker's role in teen vaping epidemic under Hill scrutiny Warren discloses details on plan to cancel student loan debt — Conservative group cheers as Trump threatens university funding...
17:16, 2019-07-24

E-cig users warned ‘stop vaping now’ as fifth person dies from mystery disease Officials are now probing 450 cases across 33 US states related to people falling ill after vaping...
16:12, 2019-09-09

It's time for a 'federal reckoning' in the wake of vaping-linked deaths, says former FDA chief Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb calls for government regulation of cannabis products, following a string of vaping-related deaths....
17:40, 2019-09-09

Sen. Durbin blasts FDA on Juul. Says agency 'has no intention' of curbing teen vaping Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin in a scathing letter to acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless said he feels Sharpless has "...
23:16, 2019-05-30

4 Your Health: E-cig marketing increased young adults likelihood of vaping by 30 percent New research suggests the popularity of e-cigarettes among teens and young adults has been fueled by unregulated advertising of the devices. A new st...
00:04, 2019-08-27

Public Health England shares vaping advice amid ban calls Public Health England (PHE) has spoken out amid calls for vaping to be banned following six deaths in the US....
20:00, 2019-09-16

Vaping companies facing European opposition to higher nicotine level A push by makers of electronic cigarettes to raise nicotine levels in the European Union towards their far higher American levels is running into opp...
15:56, 2019-05-07

U.S. vaping firm Juul plans multiple Asia launches in 2019 U.S. electronic cigarette company Juul Labs Inc plans to launch in multiple Asian locations in 2019 and the Middle East and Africa by 2021 as part of...
13:04, 2019-05-07

Colorado sees first vaping-related illness in 'sudden and severe' case Colorado health officials this week confirmed a case of “sudden and severe” lung illness linked to vaping. ...
19:36, 2019-08-23

Brothers charged in massive counterfeit ring that made THC vaping cartridges Two brothers in Wisconsin have been charged in a large-scale counterfeit ring that manufactured thousands of THC vaping cartridges a day – believed t...
19:00, 2019-09-17

Feds should regulate, not ban, vaping to prevent more deaths, says big cannabis firm co-founder Without regulation, there's not much room to know and ensure products don't contain dangerous materials, says Bruce Linton....
18:08, 2019-09-17

Student shares shocking images of collapsed lungs after vaping for a year Costly cartridges and an addiction to nicotine aren’t the only things vapers need to worry about. Chance Ammirata, 18, said it only took him a ...
18:40, 2019-08-08

US health officials urge people to stop vaping as third death reported Officials identified 450 possible illnesses in 33 states, and said no single device, liquid or ingredient has been tied to themUS health officials ar...
19:52, 2019-09-06

Mitch McConnell Wants to Raise Tobacco Purchasing Age From 18 to 21, Including for Vaping Devices (Bloomberg) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he wants Congress to raise the minimum age for tobacco products, including vaping dev...
18:20, 2019-04-18

Feds should regulate, not ban, vaping to prevent more deaths, says co-founder cannabis firm Without regulation, there's not much room to know and ensure products don't contain dangerous materials, says Bruce Linton....
15:44, 2019-09-17

Michigan Bans E-Cigs Flavors Like Cinnamon Cookie to Keep Kids from Vaping In the first such state-wide ban in the country, Michigan bars the sale of e-cig flavors to keep kids from vaping....
19:00, 2019-09-04

Juul Will Require ID Scans in Latest Attempt at Curbing Teen Vaping In its latest bid to keep the kids from vaping, Juul announced today that retailers will soon have to scan IDs for anyone trying to purchase a Juul e...
23:36, 2019-08-29

Lawmakers blast Juul over the company's role in teen vaping 'epidemic' The House Committee on Oversight and Reform's Economic and Consumer Policy subcommittee is examining Juul's marketing and health claims in ...
19:00, 2019-07-24

Commentary: Convenience store group CEO says teen vaping would get worse under FDA plan The flawed assumption in the FDA's proposal is that young people primarily get e-cigarettes from convenience stores. Research shows it's ju...
12:52, 2019-07-08

Health Canada warns vaping carries risk of pulmonary illness The federal agency is advising vaporizer users to watch out for symptoms of pulmonary illness, such as coughing, shortness of breath and chest pain, ...
00:28, 2019-09-06

Vaping companies reprimanded for violating tobacco ad rules on Facebook, Instagram The FDA and FTC issued warning letters to four e-cigarette companies for allegedly used influencers to advertise their products on Facebook, Instagra...
20:28, 2019-06-07

Daily on Healthcare: Mystery illness prompts calls for vaping crackdown Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
16:56, 2019-09-11

U.S. cuts vaping-related illness total under refined case definition U.S. health officials on Thursday cut the number of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes and vaping products under investigation to 380 as states be...
01:16, 2019-09-13

Trump takes aim at teen vaping, proposes ban on non-tobacco flavored e-cigarettes  In an effort to curb teen vaping, President Donald Trump Wednesday said his administration is looking into a ban on all non-tobacco flavored e-cigar...
22:16, 2019-09-11

B.C. health minister promises crackdown on youth vaping after calls for Canada to act Adrian Dix made the promise in the wake of new research that found vaping among Canadian teens skyrocketed 74 per cent in one year....
16:40, 2019-06-21

Teen hospitalized for ‘vaping-induced’ injury has warning for young users An Illinois teen issued a stern warning to youngsters from his hospital bed to stop vaping — saying the habit has left his lungs looking like t...
19:56, 2019-09-05

Virginia sees 3 vaping-related illness cases, health officials say At least three people in Virginia have suffered lung illness related to vaping, state health officials announced Monday. ...
15:52, 2019-08-27

E-cig users ‘stop vaping now’ as sixth person dies from mystery disease Officials are now probing 471 cases across the US related to people falling ill after vaping...
11:00, 2019-09-11

From removing doors to checking sleeves, U.S. schools seek to snuff out vaping Students caught vaping in school can expect a lot more than a warning or detention in one North Texas district starting this fall. They will be force...
13:16, 2019-09-11

Lawmaker accuses Juul of illegally advertising vaping as a way to quit smoking Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., is asking the Food and Drug Administration to investigate whether e-cigarette giant Juul is illegally making smokin...
21:32, 2019-09-05

Robert Johnson: I was pitched by vaping startups about 5 years ago, but I passed on investing Despite showing strong business models at the time, the entrepreneur and media mogul says he's glad he decided against putting money into e-ciga...
17:52, 2019-09-12

Health officials warn against vaping devices amid string of related deaths Federal health officials are urging people not to use vaping devices amid of string of illnesses across the country and three confirmed deaths tied t...
21:36, 2019-09-06

City of Milwaukee says stop vaping 'immediately' after 16 cases of ‘severe chemical pneumonia’ Health officials in Milwaukee, Wis., issued a stern warning for residents who use e-cigarettes: Stop vaping “immediately.” ...
18:16, 2019-08-30

BREAKING E-cig users ‘stop vaping now’ as sixth person dies from mystery disease Officials are now probing 471 cases across the US related to people falling ill after vaping...
18:16, 2019-09-10

Cannabis company co-founder calls for more transparency amid vaping investigations, bans Health officials have urged consumers to stay away from THC-containing products amid an investigation in hundreds of vaping-related illnesses....
23:32, 2019-09-17

Ex-FDA chief on vaping: Hooking new generation of kids not worth benefits to addicted adults "The unfortunate thing is these products can be helpful in currently addicted adult smokers" transition from cigarettes to something less harmful, sa...
17:20, 2019-09-12

Juul Violated Federal Rules by Marketing Vaping Products as Safer Than Cigarettes, F.D.A. Says The agency sent a warning letter to the company. In a separate letter, it also requested more information about the company’s outreach to students, h...
18:52, 2019-09-09

Vaping among Illinois teens possibly tied to increase in hospitalizations, health officials say An increase in hospitalizations among adolescents in Illinois may be linked to vaping, state health officials recently announced.  ...
17:28, 2019-08-14

New York City public schools ‘toothless’ on vaping despite national health crisis While others are going as far as removing bathroom doors and expelling students caught just once with e-cigarettes, the nation’s largest district is ...
02:28, 2019-09-15

North Carolina Teen Spends Nearly 40 Days in Rehab Because of Vaping: 'His Life Was Dependent on It' Newly minted high school freshman Luka Kinard had arrived at his first Friday night football game ready to make friends and belong when he first cons...
15:28, 2019-09-15

First Lady Melania Trump 'deeply concerned' by vaping epidemic, calls for prevention The first lady said she is "deeply concerned about the growing epidemic of e-cigarette use in our children."...
20:36, 2019-09-09

Alabama school removes bathroom stall doors to stop students from vaping Privacy, schmivacy. An Alabama high school has come up with an interesting way to stop students from vaping on campus — by taking the doors off the b...
07:48, 2019-09-09

House panel demands internal documents from Juul in teen vaping probe House Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi is pointing the blame at Juul for the rise in underage vaping, saying that the high levels of nicotine in Juul's ...
16:28, 2019-06-13

Vaping linked to 8 teens treated for breathing issues, chest pain, hospital says The Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin said the teens had all been hospitalized in the month of July, and some even required breathing assistance....
18:16, 2019-07-26

Juul Targeted Schools and Youth Camps, House Panel on Vaping Claims Lawmakers grilled company officials about financing programs aimed at appealing to young people that familiarized them with Juul’s products....
21:44, 2019-07-26

Trump administration readies ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid outbreak of vaping-related deaths An outbreak of a mysterious vaping-linked lung disease has sickened hundreds and killed at least six people....
22:24, 2019-09-11

FDA launches 'Magic' television ad campaign with magician Julius Dein to curb teen vaping The FDA is launching a television ad campaign with a popular street magician designed to tell teenagers about the potential dangers of vaping and e-c...
19:12, 2019-07-22

FDA slams vaping company Juul for illegal marketing practices, threatens fines or seizure Federal health officials slammed vaping company Juul on Monday for illegally advertising its nicotine pods as a safer alternative to cigarettes, thre...
18:20, 2019-09-09

Vaping fears prompt Alabama high school to remove bathroom stall doors Educators at an Alabama high school have removed some of the stall doors in the building's bathroom in an effort to stop students from vaping in rest...
20:36, 2019-09-09

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette makers for allegedly fuelling ‘vaping epidemic’ among teens North Carolina attorney general Josh Stein, who sued Juul back in May, claims the companies “unlawfully entice young people to become addicted to the...
21:24, 2019-08-28

California governor who called youth vaping an ‘epidemic’ orders public awareness campaign Governor Gavin Newsom, acting a day after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a ban on flavoured e-cigarettes, became the latest politician seek...
03:48, 2019-09-17

Juul-sponsored study shows secondhand vaping emissions are much less toxic than cigarette smoke E-cigarette leader Juul said new research in a small study shows emissions from vaping devices are significantly less toxic than secondhand smoke fro...
09:48, 2019-06-14

Juul co-founder defends company at hearing over its alleged role in teen vaping 'epidemic' Juul co-founder James Monsees defended the company in a hearing Thursday, as lawmakers grilled him over Juul's alleged role in the teen vaping "...
01:44, 2019-07-26

'It is time to stop vaping': Kansas reports sixth U.S. death linked to mystery illness A Kansas resident was the sixth person to die in the United States of a mysterious respiratory illness related to vaping, state officials said on Tue...
18:16, 2019-09-10

New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle-school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15 middle-school students in the city said they currently use electronic c...
19:48, 2019-09-13

New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15, middle school students in the city said they currently use electronic ...
18:16, 2019-09-13

In Washington, Juul Vows to Curb Youth Vaping. Its Lobbying in States Runs Counter to That Pledge. Juul has told the F.D.A. it will do all it can to stop youth vaping. But in state capitols and city halls around the country, the company is embracin...
10:08, 2019-04-28

With teenage vaping at all time high, schools are turning to 'vape detectors' to snuff out secret smokers Soter Technologies With concerns over teenage vaping at an all-time high, schools all around the country are starting to embrace vape detectors, whi...
19:00, 2019-09-13

'County lines' drug dealer jailed after knife attack left police officer with collapsed lung A "county lines" drug dealer has been jailed after repeatedly stabbing a police officer, leaving him with a collapsed lung....
20:08, 2019-08-29

Tobacco company Reynolds blames teen vaping crisis on Juul in fighting FDA plan to rein in industry The FDA in March proposed limiting sales of fruity e-cigarette flavors to age-restricted stores to curb what it has labeled a teen vaping "epidemic."...
20:48, 2019-05-02

Respiratory illness related to vaping claims first life in U.S.; Canadian health officials watching situation closely The death comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) investigates 153 cases of severe lung illness across 16 states....
20:56, 2019-08-24

UK's biggest lung cancer study 'could save up to 500 lives' The UK's biggest study into lung cancer could save the lives of up to 500 Londoners over the next three years, doctors believe....
11:00, 2019-07-03

'I'm too high. Something's wrong.' Teens caught vaping marijuana in scary new trend As more teens vape, schools have struggled to keep the practice in check. Now, some schools are seeing a disturbing twist — students vaping mar...
16:56, 2019-05-03

'Honey Boo Boo' star Mama June indicted by grand jury over drug charges: report Reality star Mama June Shannon has reportedly been indicted by a grand jury on charges of felony drug possession that stem from an arrest earlier thi...
21:36, 2019-09-13

Parents text their kids these questions more than 900 times a year American families exchange an average of 10,384 messages a year, according to new research....
21:56, 2019-09-13

Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for college bribery scandal Actor pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy and fraud after admitting to paying $15,000 to boost daughter’s SAT scoresFelicity Huffman was sentenced to...
22:12, 2019-09-13

Cardiologist victim behind Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Hustlers’ breaks silence The bachelor cardiologist who’s the real-life victim behind the new Jennifer Lopez movie “Hustlers” is telling his story for the fi...
22:16, 2019-09-13

First peanut allergy therapy gets backing from U.S. regulators' expert advisers A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday recommended approving the first therapy for peanut allergies, which affect over 1.6 mill...
23:24, 2019-09-13

Zion Williamson’s power too much for golf: ‘He literally broke the club!’ Zion Williamson’s power has always been evident on the basketball court. But on the golf course the 6-foot-7, 285-pounder was a lot more force than f...
00:00, 2019-09-14

Singer Sam Smith embraces gender neutral pronouns they/them British singer Sam Smith on Friday asked to be referred to by the gender neutral pronouns they/them, citing "a lifetime of being at war with my gende...
00:28, 2019-09-14

Jofra Archer says Steve Smith 'didn't look as nailed on as usual' – video Jofra Archer said he had a feeling something was not right with Australia’s Steve Smith on day two at the Oval. ‘It might just be my perception of it...
01:04, 2019-09-14

Ken Burns shows there’d be no ‘Country Music’ without these humble icons Country Music | Sunday-Wednesday, 8 p.m., PBS Country music is three chords and the truth, said Harlan Howard, one of the genre’s songwriters intervi...
02:32, 2019-09-14

Bulgarian FA slams England boss Southgate over racism concerns "The president of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) Borislav Mihaylov has expressed his indignation and disappointment over comments by England mana...
09:20, 2019-09-14

David Cameron 'truly sorry' for Brexit uncertainty and division David Cameron has admitted that he failed in his bid to keep Britain in a reformed European Union and is "truly sorry" for the uncertainty and divisi...
09:48, 2019-09-14

They’re Coming! How a Joke About Area 51 May Lure Thousands of Partygoers The organizers of one alien-themed party went their separate ways this week, leading to accusations of secrecy and poor planning....
11:08, 2019-09-14

Euro Papers: ‘Forget Neymar, sign Mbappe’ - Barcelona’s new strategy "Barcelona will sacrifice a deal for Neymar to keep everyone at the club happy, with the Catalan giants now targeting another PSG striker instead."...
14:32, 2019-09-14

From MacBooks to Chromebooks, these refurbished laptop deals are an absolute steal It’s hard to survive in the world today without a working computer. Whether you’re a remote worker, a contractor, or a college student – a reliable d...
15:08, 2019-09-14

Police investigate 18th killing of a trans person in the US this year Body of 23-year-old African American woman Bee Love Slater was found in a burned-out car in FloridaFlorida police are searching for a motive in the d...
18:28, 2019-09-14

Barcelona v Valencia: LIVE "Follow LIVE minute-by-minute updates of the Liga match between FC Barcelona and Valencia CF."...
20:36, 2019-09-14

Alabama vs. South Carolina odds, predictions: 2019 college football picks from proven model on 18-6 roll SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Saturday's Alabama vs. South Carolina matchup 10,000 times....
20:36, 2019-09-14

Notre Dame vs. New Mexico odds, predictions: 2019 college football picks from proven model on 18-6 run SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Saturday's New Mexico vs. Notre Dame game 10,000 times....
20:36, 2019-09-14

Ken Burns on the origins of Country Music Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Sunday, September 15. All times are Eastern. ...
07:12, 2019-09-15

A Day Well Spent With... Allison McNamara, founder of MARA skincare The LA beauty queen starts and ends her day by writing in her gratitude journal, and plans to get an infrared sauna in her house...
17:16, 2019-09-15

Jordan Valley settlement officially approved by Israeli lawmakers Israeli lawmakers have given a go-ahead to a small settlement in the West Bank, following an election campaign pledge from PM Benjamin Netanyahu to a...
17:20, 2019-09-15

Man killed in Crown Heights hit-and-run: cops A man was killed in Brooklyn Sunday morning in a hit-and-run, cops said. The 30-year-old man was struck at Albany Avenue and Park Place around 5:30 a...
19:44, 2019-09-15

'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto film festival's Oscar-bellwether award New Zealander Taika Waititi's "Jojo Rabbit" on Sunday won the audience award given at the end of the Toronto International Film Festival, which has i...
21:28, 2019-09-15

NYPD school safety officer busted with marijuana, $17K in cash An NYPD School Safety officer busted with three pounds of weed and more than $17,000 in cash — and another $2,300 in fake currency — was ...
22:40, 2019-09-15

Giants’ dream start blows up in telling Week 2 loss to Bills The Giants fell to 0-2 for the second consecutive season and the fifth time in the past six seasons when they lost 28-14 to the Bills on Sunday in th...
22:40, 2019-09-15

Fuck That, Give Cooper Kupp This Touchdown Cooper Kupp became God—or Marshawn Lynch, take your pick—for 66 yards against the Saints on Sunday when he turned a slew of failed strip attempts and...
01:40, 2019-09-16

Court docs detail grisly attack on man found hogtied in Bronx apartment The owner of a Bronx apartment — where police found a man’s rotting remains — allegedly assaulted the victim following an argument, according t...
03:24, 2019-09-16

Giants respond to their fans booing them Sometimes, the sounds of silence are preferable to the sounds the Giants heard Sunday during their 28-14 loss to the Bills. There were boos early and...
06:24, 2019-09-16

Giants’ DeAndre Baker can’t hide from struggles DeAndre Baker had spoken with such confidence this past week, days after his indoctrination into the NFL had gone so poorly in Dallas in the season o...
07:20, 2019-09-16

Oscar watch! These 6 movies are already the talk of awards season While the Oscars are still a ways off, Venice and Toronto film festivals have given a boost to awards contenders including 'Hustlers' and &...
09:13, 2019-09-16

App that cancels subscriptions launches in UK The virtual card automatically protects people from being charged at the end of a free trial period....
09:32, 2019-09-16

Hotel-booking tricks, tips and tools to try if you want to score a deal on your next trip Tired of spending most of your travel budget on sleeping accommodations? Here are some tricks to cut hotel costs, including making use of memberships...
13:20, 2019-09-16

Distant black hole brightens every 9 hours and no one knows why A black hole at the center of a distant galaxy is behaving like no other black hole astronomers have ever seen....
13:49, 2019-09-16