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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

Deadly vaping lung illnesses are cropping up across the US, and experts blame everything from vegetable oil to ‘Dank Vapes’ Luxy Images/Getty Images A mysterious and deadly crop of lung injuries is showing up across the US. Health experts think vaping may be to blame. At ...
19:56, 2019-09-19

Dank Vapes, TKO and Other THC Vaping Brands Are Linked to Illnesses, C.D.C. Says Health officials released the names of several products identified by patients who have been sickened in Illinois and Wisconsin....
23:24, 2019-09-27

Dank Vapes, TKO and Other THC Vaping Brands Linked to Illnesses, C.D.C. Says Health officials released the names of several products identified by patients who have been sickened in Illinois and Wisconsin....
19:04, 2019-09-27

Officials identify ‘very strong’ culprit in vaping-related illnesses NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials announced a breakthrough Friday into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses, reporting they hav...
03:48, 2019-11-09

The US is zeroing in on marijuana vapes as it investigates a spate of mysterious illnesses and deaths tied to vaping Reuters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new information on the ongoing investigation into illnesses and deaths tied to...
19:56, 2019-09-27

Investigators are homing in on a potential chemical culprit behind the mysterious spate of vaping-related illnesses and deaths. Here's what officials knew and when. AP Photo/Steve Helber The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses...
22:00, 2019-11-08

CDC gives vaping-related lung illnesses a name The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) late last week issued a new name for the vaping-related lung illness that has sickened more than...
15:16, 2019-10-15

CDC gives vaping-related lung illnesses a name: EVALI The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention late last week issued a new name for the vaping-related lung illness that has sickened more than 1,000...
18:24, 2019-10-15

More deaths expected from vaping lung illnesses, CDC says NBC — More deaths are expected from vaping-related lung illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Seven patients...
23:24, 2019-09-19

CDC: Vaping-related lung illnesses may be linked to THC products The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending that the public refrain from using vaping products, "particularly those containing THC...
22:20, 2019-09-27

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

CDC reports 'breakthrough' over vaping lung illnesses as cases top 2,000 US health body links vitamin E acetate with e-cigarette illnessSubstance has been used as thickener in vaping fluidUS health officials are reporting ...
21:24, 2019-11-08

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

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

Vaping-related lung illnesses climb to 530 cases, seven deaths as CDC hunts for a cause More than half of the patients have been younger than 25 and 16% are younger than 18, CDC principal deputy director Anne Schuchat said....
19:16, 2019-09-19

Vaping death toll hits 42, over 2,100 lung illnesses reported nationwide The number of fatalities has increased from the 39 reported last week, with additional deaths under investigation....
20:28, 2019-11-14

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

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

Mysterious vaping-related lung illnesses are spreading across the US. Doctors say these are the symptoms to watch out for. Luxy Images/Getty Images As of September 17, the CDC reported 530 cases of vaping-related illnesses in 38 states and confirmed seven deaths in six s...
18:44, 2019-09-19

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

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

Officials believe vitamin E oil is playing a pivotal role in the outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses, after 39 deaths Shutterstock Investigators said vitamin E acetate, an ingredient found in canola, soy, and corn oil, appears to be playing a pivotal role in the spat...
19:56, 2019-11-08

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

Vaping-related deaths rise to 18 with 1,000 reported cases of lung illnesses, US health officials warn At least 18 death and more than 1,000 cases of mysterious lung illnesses in the US have been linked with vaping, health officials have warned....
08:04, 2019-10-04

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

No one knows why vapes are leading to lung injury and death, but a lung doctor says formaldehyde and a chemical used in weed killer may be partially to blame Frank Augstein/AP As of September 24, 805 possible vape-related respiratory illness cases have been reported from 46 states, the Centers for Disease...
22:08, 2019-09-26

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

Vape lung ‘breakthrough’ suggests lethal culprit in THC products could be vitamin E acetate Official word has come down from federal authorities on one potential cause of the mystery illness affecting vape users: Vitamin E acetate, a chemica...
22:36, 2019-11-08

The FDA just leveled a stark warning against using any vapes containing THC amid an outbreak of lung disease AP Photo/Steve Helber The FDA is warning consumers not to use any THC-containing vapes, whether purchased on the street or in retail stores, amid a l...
22:08, 2019-10-04

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

‘Vaping illness’ definitively linked to Vitamin E in bootleg THC vapes When a mysterious “vaping illness” began sweeping the nation a few months back it was met with a whole lot of head-scratching from the me...
19:48, 2019-11-08

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

A 15-year-old died from a vaping lung injury on New Year's Eve, making him the youngest vaping-related death so far Rainer Jensen/picture alliance via Getty Images On Thursday, Dallas county health officials said a 15-year-old resident died from a vaping-related il...
17:16, 2020-01-10

FDA announces criminal investigation into vape-linked lung illnesses The CDC has counted at least 530 cases of e-cigarette-linked lung illnesses in the last several weeks, and the FDA has collected more than 150 vapor ...
18:56, 2019-09-19

Vaping Illnesses Top 1,000, C.D.C. Says The number of cases has risen weekly, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now reporting 18 deaths....
22:44, 2019-10-03

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

Vaping illnesses top 800, CDC confirms By Erika Edwards The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed 805 of the more than 1,000 cases of lung injury illnesses under investi...
22:16, 2019-09-26

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

BAT says none of its e-cigs linked to U.S. vaping illnesses as far as it knows British American Tobacco Plc, the maker of Vype and Vuse e-cigarettes, said as far as it knows, none of its products were involved in recent cases of...
17:32, 2019-09-20

CDC Says for First Time That THC Could Be Behind Vaping Deaths and Illnesses For the first time, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it suspects vaping THC—a compound in marijuana—is tied to t...
21:28, 2019-09-27

Vaping illnesses top 1,000, an increase of 275 cases, CDC says NBC — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified 1,080 cases of lung illnesses linked to vaping, an increase of 275 since la...
02:48, 2019-10-04

Vaping-Related Illnesses Climb to 805, C.D.C. Says The latest weekly tally includes 275 more reports of patients sickened, in 46 states. There are now 12 deaths linked to vaping-related lung injuries....
20:40, 2019-09-26

Two more Americans die from vaping-related illnesses Two more Americans have reportedly died from vaping-related illnesses this week, bringing the death toll in a recent spate of e-smoking fatalities to...
18:16, 2019-09-26

Most U.S. vaping illnesses blamed on vitamin E additive Health officials now blame vitamin E acetate for the “vast majority” of cases in the U.S. outbreak of vaping illnesses and they say doctors should mo...
16:48, 2019-12-27

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C....
18:24, 2019-09-19

Number of known vaping-related illnesses jumps to over 1,000 Eighteen people have died in 15 states, with Alaska and New Hampshire the only states yet to report casesThere are more than 1000 confirmed or probab...
22:48, 2019-10-03

CDC Says for First Time That Some THC Products Could Be Behind Vaping Deaths and Illnesses For the first time, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it suspects vaping THC—a compound in marijuana—is tied to t...
15:48, 2019-10-01

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases, C.D.C. Says More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C....
21:48, 2019-09-19

4 Your Heath: More cases of vaping-related illnesses NBC NEWS- More cases of vaping-related illnesses have been reported. As of December 17th, the CDC says 2,506 cases of lung injuries linked to e-cigar...
01:28, 2019-12-20

Vaping Illnesses Are Linked to Vitamin E Acetate, C.D.C. Says More than 2,000 people have been sickened by vaping, many from illicit marijuana-based products sold online or on the street....
00:08, 2019-11-09

Vaping Illnesses Keep Climbing Upward, Nearing 1,300 The cause of the outbreak is still unknown, and the only advice health officials can offer so far is to avoid vaping....
20:20, 2019-10-10

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 18 U.S. deaths: CDC U.S. health officials are investigating a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes that has led to 18 deaths across 15 states....
00:08, 2019-10-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses to 1,299 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
21:52, 2019-10-10

Vaping Illnesses Linked to Vitamin E Acetate, C.D.C. Says More than 2,000 people have been sickened by vaping, many from illicit marijuana-based products sold online or on the street....
19:36, 2019-11-08

US vaping illnesses continue to rise but cause is still a mystery The number of vaping-related illnesses in the US continues to rise, now reaching about 1,300 cases and at least 26 deaths....
22:08, 2019-10-10

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 18, illnesses to 1,080: CDC U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 18 deaths due to a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and said confirmed and probable cases of...
23:04, 2019-10-03

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

'Hundreds' of new vaping illnesses have been reported in the last week, CDC says The CDC last week said the mysterious lung disease has sickened 530 people. Nine people have died. Officials are seeing "more and more cases" every d...
18:04, 2019-09-24

U.S. vaping-related deaths climb to 39, illnesses to 2,051 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 2,051 confirmed and probable cases and 2 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
20:08, 2019-11-07

Vaping-related deaths rise to 34; illnesses increase to 1,604, CDC says The number of people who have died from a vaping-related lung injury has risen to 34, up one from last week, according to the Centers for Disease Con...
22:24, 2019-10-24

These Brands May Be to Blame for Vaping-Related Illnesses, According to CDC Report Dank Vapes seem to be associated with many cases of e-cigarette and vaping-product associated lung injury (EVALI) popping up across the country, the ...
21:16, 2019-12-06

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

Vaping Illnesses Climb Upward, Nearing 1,300 With 29 Deaths The cause of the outbreak is still unknown, and the only advice health officials can offer so far is to avoid vaping....
00:20, 2019-10-11

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 18, illnesses surpass 1,000: CDC U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 18 deaths due to a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and other vaping products and said the n...
01:16, 2019-10-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 12, illnesses climb to 805 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 805 confirmed and probable cases and 12 deaths so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping...
20:48, 2019-09-26

Vaping Illnesses Climb Upward, Nearing 1,300 With 27 Deaths The cause of the outbreak is still unknown, and the only advice health officials can offer so far is to avoid vaping....
21:56, 2019-10-10

8th vaping-related death reported in U.S. as cases of illnesses top 500 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 530 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in 38 states and one U.S. territory, up from ...
06:36, 2019-09-20

'I wish we had more answers': Marijuana-linked vaping illnesses surpass 1,000 Lung illnesses that have largely been linked to vaping THC, the chemical that causes the medical high in marijuana, have struck 1,080 people and kill...
22:52, 2019-10-03

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses climb to 1,299 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
20:44, 2019-10-10

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

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

Vaping illnesses soar past 1,000 with investigators no closer to pinpointing cause The Food and Drug Administration should have acted sooner to curb the surge in youth vaping, the acting head of the agency, Dr. Ned Sharpless, told a...
00:36, 2019-09-26

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

State health officials clueless on cause of vaping-related illnesses State officials on Monday admitted that they haven’t identified a cause for the ongoing epidemic of lung-related illnesses linked to vaping. “No sing...
02:28, 2019-11-05

Vaping-related illnesses cause 15 U.S. deaths; Virginia, New Jersey latest Latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lists more than 800 confirmed and probable cases of the illness as of Thursday....
23:28, 2019-10-01

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

Mysterious outbreak of vaping-related illnesses jumps to 530 cases US officials say there have been seven deaths from lung-related illnesses tied to the devices, with no sign outbreak is easingUS health officials sai...
19:56, 2019-09-19

Before vaping illnesses became US emergency, outbreak in Utah caused by CBD vape Before the vape-related illnesses began causing a nationwide emergency, a preview in Utah caught many by surprise....
03:32, 2019-10-22

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

Juul CEO steps down amid rise in vaping-related illnesses Embattled e-cigarette manufacturer Juul announced its CEO, Kevin Burns, left the company an unexpected staff shakeup Wednesday morning. He will be re...
14:40, 2019-09-25

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 13 U.S. deaths; Nebraska latest There have been 12 deaths and 805 confirmed and probable cases so far, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) latest dat...
15:28, 2019-10-01

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

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

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 15 U.S. deaths; Virginia, New Jersey latest Latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lists more than 800 confirmed and probable cases of the illness as of Thursday....
00:08, 2019-10-02

U.S. scientists join effort to solve mysterious vaping-related illnesses The U.S. investigation into hundreds of cases of life-threatening lung illnesses related to vaping has turned up a curious abnormality: Many of the v...
13:28, 2019-09-20

Juul CEO steps down amid sudden spike in vaping-related illnesses Kevin Burns exits as hundreds of illnesses have been reported in the US and nine deaths have been linked to the lung ailmentsJuul Labs chief executiv...
16:40, 2019-09-25

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

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 16 U.S. deaths; Oregon reports second fatality Latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lists more than 800 confirmed and probable cases of the illness as of Sept. 24....
17:52, 2019-10-02

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 18 U.S. deaths; Delaware, Alabama latest Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has listed more than 800 confirmed and probable cases of the illness as of Sept. 24. T...
19:52, 2019-10-03

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

Vaping Death Toll Rises to 13 With 805 Confirmed Illnesses in U.S., Health Officials Say (NEW YORK) — Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness, and the death toll has risen to 13, health ...
17:24, 2019-09-27

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

CDC says vaping lung illness cases now top 2,000 A vaping-related lung disease has sickened 2,051 people and killed 39, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday....
19:24, 2019-11-07

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

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Florida, Georgia report new fatalities Georgia and Florida health officials have both reported their first vaping-related deaths, bringing the total number of U.S. fatalities from a lung d...
23:28, 2019-09-25

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes amid national outbreak of vaping illnesses NBC — Walmart announced Friday it will phase out sales of electronic cigarettes in all stores, including Sam’s Club stores. The retail gi...
22:24, 2019-09-20

Death toll climbs from vaping illnesses as Georgia reports 10th fatality in US Georgia health officials have identified the state's first vaping-related death, bringing the total number number of fatalities from a lung dise...
22:56, 2019-09-25

California vaping deaths, illnesses prompt stern warning from officials: Put e-cigarettes down Amid a seemingly growing number of vaping-linked lung illnesses cases, health officials in California recently issued a strong warning to residents: ...
19:20, 2019-09-25

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

New York bans flavoured vaping products after breathing illnesses linked to e-cigarettes New York has banned the sale of flavoured vaping products after a nationwide outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung illness....
02:52, 2019-09-18

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

Vaping linked to teen's 'popcorn lung' Canadian doctors who treated the teen say the injury is unlike vaping-related illnesses in the US....
22:56, 2019-11-21

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

US vaping illnesses top 1,000, death count at 18 as consumer watchdog agency probes e-cigarette companies Surpassing 1,000 cases, the outbreak of U.S. vaping-related illnesses is starting to look like the early signs of an epidemic....
03:12, 2019-10-04

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

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

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

4 Your Health: Increase of vaping-related lung injuries (NBC News)- Posting calories on fast-food menus may help people cut back on what they order, but only in the short-term. Researchers studied nearly 5...
01:40, 2019-11-01

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

CDC says vaping lung cases surge 52% in the last week to 805 with at least 12 deaths The tally of illnesses and fatalities has dramatically risen over the last week when the CDC confirmed 530 probable cases and seven deaths....
20:12, 2019-09-26

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

The Vaping-Related Lung Disease Outbreak May Be Coming to an End The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced Friday with new confidence that vitamin E acetate seems to be largely to blame for the vaping-re...
19:20, 2019-12-20

Michigan boy, 17, gets double lung transplant after damage from vaping A 17-year-old Michigan boy facing "imminent death" from vaping injuries has undergone a double lung transplant, the first in a patient suffering from...
03:36, 2019-11-13

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

Lung injury outbreak: CDC warn against certain vaping products As the number of vaping-related lung injury cases in the U.S. reaches almost 1,300, the CDC warn of the dangers of some e-cigarettes and vaping produ...
00:36, 2019-10-15

Vaping increases the risk of lung disease by a third: U.S. study Using e-cigarettes significantly increases the risk of developing chronic lung conditions such as asthma or emphysema, U.S. researchers said on Monda...
00:16, 2019-12-17

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

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

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

CDC says 55 people have died of vaping lung illness across 27 states The total number of people hospitalized with the illness so far this year now stands at 2,561 with 55 new cases diagnosed and one new fatality over 1...
20:28, 2019-12-31

Vaping for only a month can cause lung inflammation, even if you're healthy and have never smoked before Frank Augstein/AP As vaping-related lung illnesses continue to mount, health officials are looking into which ingredients could be causing these pote...
18:56, 2019-10-16

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

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

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

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

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

42 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 42 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
21:16, 2019-11-14

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

Lung Damage From Vaping Resembles Chemical Burns, Report Says Doctors at the Mayo Clinic examined samples of lung tissue from 17 patients, all of which looked as if the people had been exposed to toxic chemicals...
23:32, 2019-10-02

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

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

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

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

Vaping-linked lung illness looks like exposure to mustard gas, doctors say Enlarge (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Close examination of lung tissue from 17 people with severe vaping-linked injuries found a type of tissue damage ...
00:16, 2019-10-04

33 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 33 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
22:24, 2019-10-17

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

UK teen almost died from severe lung failure linked to vaping Doctors treating a teenager in the UK for severe lung failure say it was likely caused by an allergic reaction to e-cigarettes...
01:20, 2019-11-12

US man receives double lung transplant after organs damaged by vaping More than 2,000 Americans who vape have become sick since March, and at least 40 people have diedDoctors at a Detroit hospital have performed a doubl...
21:44, 2019-11-11

Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospital More than 2,000 Americans who vape have gotten sick since March, many of them teenagers and young adults, and at least 40 people have died....
20:40, 2019-11-11

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

More than two dozen now dead from vaping lung illness as outbreak spreads, CDC says The number of fatalities jumped from 18 last week to 26 with 219 new cases diagnosed over the last week, the CDC said....
21:16, 2019-10-10

27 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 27 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
21:24, 2019-10-10

CDC says no single brand is likely responsible for the outbreak of vaping lung disease Dank Vapes was the most commonly used THC product among patients who developed a deadly vaping illness, though it's "unlikely" that a single bra...
20:08, 2019-12-06

U.S. CDC reports 'breakthrough' in vaping lung injury probe as cases top 2,000 Tests of lung samples taken from 29 patients with vaping-related lung injuries suggest all contained Vitamin E acetate, a discovery U.S. officials de...
19:28, 2019-11-08

Facing ‘Certain Death,’ Boy With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries....
23:08, 2019-11-12

Teen vaping victim undergoes double lung transplant A 17-year-old male sickened by a THC-containing e-cigarette, one of scores across the U.S. diagnosed with respiratory illness, underwent a successful...
23:28, 2019-11-12

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

37 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 37 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
20:00, 2019-10-31

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

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

US teenager receives double lung transplant after damage from vaping The 17-year-old was first admitted to hospital in September before undergoing the procedure mid-October to avoid "imminent death." Vaping has been bl...
05:12, 2019-11-13

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

4 Your Health: Number of vaping-related lung injuries continues to climb (NBC News)- The number of vaping-related lung injuries continues to climb. According to the latest numbers from the CDC, 1,604 confirmed and probable...
02:40, 2019-10-25

Texas mom nearly dies from vaping-linked lung illness: 'I wasn’t even a smoker before' A Texas mom of three was candid when detailing her experience with vaping — and how the habit nearly claimed her life. ...
16:32, 2019-09-18

Vaping lung illness cases expected to rise 'considerably,' top CDC official says New cases of a vaping-related lung disease are being reported every day, and the agency expects this week's total to increase "considerably," a ...
17:24, 2019-10-16

U.S. vaping deaths hold steady; lung injuries increase slightly The number of vaping-related deaths in a United States outbreak appears to have tapered off, remaining at 34 this week, and the number of lung-injury...
19:52, 2019-10-31

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

CDC urges people to avoid vaping THC amid lung disease outbreak The CDC is urging people to stop vaping THC products as the death toll from a related lung disease rose again with no sign of abating....
20:44, 2019-09-27

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

Ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says he is 'skeptical' that vaping nicotine causes lung cancer However, that doesn't mean it won't cause harm, says Gottlieb. "You can't inhale something into the lungs on a repeated basis and not ...
15:16, 2019-10-14

4 Your Health: 49 states report cases of vaping-related lung injuries (NBC News)- Nearly five million children in the United States are obese. That is according to a new report, which found that 15 percent of kids ages ...
00:40, 2019-10-11

Vaping-related lung injury cases reach 530 as investigations of cause ramp up The number of cases of lung injuries confirmed as or judged as probably associated with vaping both nicotine and THC have jumped from 380 to 530 as o...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Number of lung injuries linked to vaping jumps to 805, with 12 deaths confirmed The number of cases of lung injury deemed at least probably attributable to vaping rose to 805 as of Sept. 24, the Centers for Disease Control and Pr...
19:52, 2019-09-26

'No common thread' in hundreds of vaping lung disease cases, top FDA official says Many of the cases appear to be THC-related, the FDA's Mitch Zeller said Thursday. Still, the outbreak has heightened scrutiny on the already emb...
17:44, 2019-09-26

Facing ‘Certain Death,’ Teenager With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries....
00:28, 2019-11-13

British teenager who almost died from lung failure after vaping warns others not to use e-cigarettes A British teenager who almost died when he fell ill after using a vape has warned others to stay away from the devices....
05:52, 2019-11-12

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Vaping increases risk of developing lung conditions by a third, study finds The study found that e-cigarettes increased the risk of lung disease by a third compared with those who never smoked or vaped. And the risk was even ...
20:36, 2019-12-17

A woman got the incurable condition 'cobalt lung' after vaping marijuana for just 6 months AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer A woman has the first-known case of "cobalt lung" from a marijuana vape, according to a new case study. The 49-year-old w...
19:32, 2019-12-05

Doctors treating deadly lung disease face a problem: Some patients lie about vaping Most people lie to their doctor at some point. With the vaping illness, lying to doctors can make the difference between life and death....
14:36, 2019-11-20

Canadian teen developed 'popcorn lung' type injury from vaping: report Researchers in Canada have identified a new kind of vaping-related lung injury they believe is linked to flavorings in conventional vape pens, causin...
06:28, 2019-11-21

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

Vaping illness in London teen resembles ‘popcorn-lung’ — but differs from other cases The update comes from an article written by six doctors who treated the Ontario teen during a 47-day hospital stay....
18:32, 2019-11-21

Amid vaping crisis, U.S. to issue new advice for doctors focused on lung infections U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infectio...
20:44, 2019-10-10

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

Vaping lung disease case total rises to 2,290, death toll reaches 47 Another 118 people have fallen ill and five more have died from a vaping lung disease, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday....
20:40, 2019-11-21

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

Michigan Teen Receives Double Lung Transplant After ‘Enormous’ Damage From Vaping (DETROIT) — A Michigan teenager was the recipient of what could be the first double lung transplant on a person whose lungs were severely damag...
14:28, 2019-11-13

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung il...
18:44, 2019-09-19

Vaping may increase your lung disease risk even if you don't smoke tobacco, according to a massive study of vapers vm / Getty Images A new study of more than 32,000 Americans found that vaping is tied to an increased risk of lung disease, including asthma, emphyse...
19:40, 2019-12-16

Officials have confirmed 34 deaths and more than 1,600 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
17:16, 2019-10-25

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

Officials have confirmed 37 deaths and nearly 1,900 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:44, 2019-11-01

Vaping may feed lung disease-causing bacteria just like smoking, suggesting the two are equally dangerous Sam Mellish / In Pictures via Getty Images A new study, published today in the journal Respiratory Research, suggests vaping is just as bad for a per...
03:08, 2019-12-18

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

Detroit hospital staff performs double lung transplant on patient with vaping injuries Medical staff at a Detroit hospital say they have performed the world’s first double lung transplant on a person with vaping-related lung injur...
19:52, 2019-11-12

British teenager Ewan Fisher who almost died from lung failure after vaping warns others not to use e-cigarettes A British teenager who almost died when he fell ill after using a vape has warned others to stay away from the devices....
09:44, 2019-11-12

Vaping death toll rises as teen becomes youngest victim of mystery lung disease At least 23 people have now died from a vaping-related lung disease, according to the Centre for Disease Control...
05:04, 2019-10-11

Officials have confirmed 33 deaths and nearly 1,500 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Officials have confirmed 26 deaths and nearly 1,300 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
01:32, 2019-10-11

Detroit hospital staff performs double-lung transplant on patient with vaping injuries Medical staff at a Detroit hospital say they have performed the world’s first double-lung transplant on a person with vaping-related lung injur...
18:28, 2019-11-12

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

Chemical burns from vaping? Lung damage resembles mustard gas exposure, Mayo Clinic doctors say Doctors from the Mayo Clinic analyzed lung tissue samples from patients who became ill after vaping and determined the damage to their lungs resemble...
16:24, 2019-10-04

Study finds more teens vaping marijuana even as mysterious lung illness claims young lives Fourteen percent of 12th graders said they vaped marijuana in the previous month, nearly double the rate from 2018, the National Institutes of Health...
06:48, 2019-12-18

The wild history of vaping, from a 1927 'electric vaporizer' to today's mysterious lung injury crisis Fox Photos/Getty Images People have been coming up with inventive ways to get high on nicotine for near a hundred years. But it wasn't until Chinese ...
16:16, 2019-11-02

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

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 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

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

Researchers find e-cigarettes cause lung cancer in mice in first study tying vaping to cancer How carcinogenic e-cigarette use is for humans "may not be known for a decade," but the study is the first to link vaping nicotine to cancer...
21:24, 2019-10-07

'Little difference' in risk of developing lung infections from vaping and smoking - study Vaping may be just as risky as smoking tobacco in terms of increasing the potential for bacterial infections in the lungs, researchers have found....
05:36, 2019-12-18

Director promises dank thrills in Thai cave boys rescue saga The ordeal of a young Thai soccer team trapped in a cave was a tale made for the silver screen and now the first of several projects is set to premie...
16:36, 2019-10-01

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

Brazil says oil on beaches is Venezuelan, but the culprit may not be Brazil's government has confirmed that oil mysteriously washing up on the country's beaches is Venezuelan, but that does not necessarily mean Venezue...
22:12, 2019-10-17

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

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

Dinosaur extinction: 'Asteroid strike was real culprit' A team of scientists discounts the idea that large-scale volcanism drove the demise of the dinosaurs....
14:28, 2020-01-17

U.S. CDC recommends against using vapes with marijuana ingredient People should stop using e-cigarettes with marijuana ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), U.S. public health officials recommended on Friday as inv...
19:40, 2019-09-27

Youth vaping crackdown: B.C. to hike PST on vaping products, limit nicotine content The initiative is being touted as by far the biggest effort by any Canadian province to fight vaping among teens....
20:08, 2019-11-14

Vaping giant Juul says it's giving up on fighting San Francisco's anti-vaping laws Getty E-cigarette giant Juul said it would no longer support a San Francisco ballot measure to overturn the city's anti-vaping law. Juul donated almo...
18:20, 2019-10-01

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

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

Matthew Myers and the fight against flavored vapes Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Executive Director Matthew Myers began his anti-tobacco advocacy career in 1980 when he was hired to spearhead the Fed...
21:32, 2019-11-28

New York City may ban flavored vapes as soon as next week Ban halts sale of all flavored e-cigarettes, except tobacco flavorsJuul stopped selling flavors other than tobacco and mentholNew York City could ban...
19:52, 2019-11-22

Matthew Myers and the crusade against flavored vapes Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Executive Director Matthew Myers began his anti-tobacco advocacy career in 1980 when he was hired to spearhead the Fed...
15:08, 2019-11-29

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

Trump to meet with vaping industry on vaping, e-cigarettes U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he will be meeting with vaping industry officials as well as medical and political officials to discuss va...
15:52, 2019-11-11

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

Emilia Clarke spills beans on Game of Thrones' coffee cup culprit The actor has revealed who was responsible for the takeaway drink that went viral during the last season of the HBO hitEmilia Clarke has revealed the...
13:40, 2019-10-31

Trump suggests some flavored vapes may be pulled from market PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the federal government will soon announce a new strategy to tackle underage vaping, ...
05:52, 2020-01-01

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

Trump says government may pull some flavoured vapes from market All e-cigarettes will need to undergo FDA review in May. Only those that demonstrate public health benefits will be permitted to stay on the market....
19:40, 2020-01-01

Malaysia pushes for strict law to police vapes, e-cigarettes Malaysia is planning to introduce strict regulations on the sale and use of electronic cigarettes and vaporisers, health officials said on Tuesday, a...
08:28, 2019-10-01

CULTIVATED: Square is getting into CBD, the FDA levels a stark warning against THC vapes, and more REUTERS/Amir Cohen Welcome to Cultivated, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities drivi...
22:36, 2019-10-04

Tim Heidecker on vapes, world-building, and the On Cinema-verse With Mister America, Tim Heidecker takes his character “Tim Heidecker” to the streets of San Bernadino County to run for local office, expanding the ...
22:20, 2019-10-09

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

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

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

Coca-Cola labelled worst plastic pollution culprit by pressure group Coca-Cola has been labelled the worst culprit for plastic pollution by an environmental pressure group....
22:48, 2019-10-23

High-flying marijuana vapes take hit amid health scare PORTLAND, Ore. — Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the legal marijuana industry, have taken a hit from consumers as public heal...
19:48, 2019-09-26

Democrat lawmaker introduces bill to cap nicotine content in vapes A U.S. lawmaker on Monday introduced a bill that seeks to regulate e-cigarette makers by capping the amount of nicotine in the vapes they manufacture...
20:12, 2019-10-07

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 an EU carbon border tax might look like and who would be hit The European Commission plans a carbon border tax aimed at shielding European steel producers and other energy-intensive industries against cheaper i...
13:44, 2019-12-10

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

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

Tests show bootleg marijuana vapes tainted with hydrogen cyanide NBC News commissioned laboratory tests of marijuana vapes that found a pesticide linked to hydrogen cyanide in 10 out of the 10 unregulated cartridge...
17:32, 2019-09-27

6 things we found out are linked to cancer in 2019, from breast implants to vapes Image Point Fr/Shutterstock Cancer is the second most common cause of death in the United States, after heart disease. Why any one person gets cancer...
15:28, 2019-12-24

Coffee vapes are now a thing, and experts worry they could get never-smokers hooked on e-cigs Sam Mellish / In Pictures via Getty Images A new coffee vape purports to be a novel way for coffee-lovers to fuel up on caffeine, without having to d...
16:04, 2019-11-08

Canadian province Newfoundland & Labrador bans sales of cannabis vapes Newfoundland and Labrador became the first Canadian province on Wednesday to ban cannabis vape products, just weeks before sales of marijuana-based d...
19:56, 2019-12-04

Ban on flavored vapes could lead to loss of 150,000 jobs, $8.4 billion sales hit: report A potential U.S. ban on e-cigarette flavors could result in a loss of more than 150,000 jobs and a direct sales hit of $8.4 billion, according to a r...
19:40, 2019-11-22

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

'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke reveals a cast member confessed being the coffee cup culprit “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke says she knows who is behind the infamous coffee cup that made its way into an episode of the series’ final seas...
15:44, 2019-10-31

Explainer: How do miners dispose of their waste in the sea? Sea disposal of mining waste could spread as Indonesia weighs adopting the technique for new nickel projects, as Papua New Guinea is doing for a gold...
09:56, 2019-10-11

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

Sports Explainer: The sport of Sambo "We take a detailed look at Sambo and the techniques and rules involved in a very precise and entertaining sport."...
11:24, 2019-12-18

Explainer: The Story of Demeter and Persephone The student of Greek mythology is often struck by the fact that some gods and goddesses have extensive roles in the mythical narratives, and others h...
03:20, 2019-12-05

One intrepid reporter journeys into the nexus of furries, vapes, and alien impregnation culture Look, if you were to tell us 10 years ago that this whole “furry” thing would someday evolve into a lasting, complex meta-culture of sexual fetishes,...
21:24, 2020-01-15

New research suggests we might be thinking about the ocean plastic problem all wrong — trash dumped from ships could be a major culprit About 14 million tons of plastic enter the ocean every year, 40% of which is single-use plastic. Some scientists estimate that there are 5.25 trillio...
15:28, 2019-10-04

Explainer: how the process of impeaching a U.S. president works Under the Constitution, the president can be removed from office for "treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors."...
02:28, 2019-09-25

What are the links between climate change and bushfires? – explainer Temperature, fuel load, dryness, wind speed and humidity all affect fire risk and are compounded by global heatingThe link between rising greenhouse ...
00:44, 2019-11-11

Explainer: The mysterious oil washing up on Brazilian shores A thick sludge of crude oil has been washing up on vast stretches of Brazil's coast for nearly two months, and authorities and experts have been baff...
19:20, 2019-10-25

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

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

UPS workers allegedly trafficked 1,000s of pounds of drugs, cash, and fake vapes across the country Hollis Johnson/Business Insider United Parcel Service workers allegedly helped to import and traffic thousands of pounds of drugs, cash, and fake vap...
12:28, 2019-11-29

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

Explainer: Going green? Does offsetting carbon emissions count? Among the most hotly contested topics at international climate change talks in Madrid on December 2-13 will be the role of market-based mechanisms fo...
08:04, 2019-11-27

This Twin Peaks explainer is good—it’s also 4 1/2 hours long Nobody’s hurting for Twin Peaks explainers. Want to know what happened at the end of The Return? There’s an article for that. A video for that. A boo...
21:52, 2019-10-29

Explainer: Google hails 'quantum supremacy', but don't chuck out your PC just yet Researchers at Google say they have achieved 'quantum supremacy', in which a computer harnessing the properties of sub-atomic particles did a far bet...
21:36, 2019-10-23

How can we make award shows more diverse? – video explainer This year, both the Bafta and the Oscar nominations were met with widespread criticism for their lack of diversity, with the Oscars featuring only on...
14:32, 2020-01-17

Explainer: what are the underlying causes of Australia's shocking bushfire season? Despite the political smokescreen, scientists are in no doubt that global heating has contributed to Australia’s fire emergencyAs Australia’s unprece...
20:48, 2020-01-12

Explainer: If emissions keep on rising, what happens to oceans, glaciers and ice caps? The United Nations-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a report on Wednesday investigating what is likely to happen to oceans,...
11:48, 2019-09-25

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

Election night 2019: what to watch for – video explainer At the stroke of 10pm on Thursday 12 December, the 2019 general election exit poll will be unveiled – producing the first tangible sense of where vot...
14:24, 2019-12-12

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: From pig power to cleaner stoves, the world of carbon offsets Carbon offsetting, already a multi-billion dollar industry, will get a major boost from the launch of an international scheme to offset aviation emis...
18:16, 2019-11-19

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

Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies - video explainer The Guardian reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s oil, gas and coal reserves can be directly linked to m...
13:24, 2019-10-09

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: What to expect at Harvey Weinstein's New York rape trial Jury selection begins on Tuesday in the rape trial in New York of Harvey Weinstein, once one of Hollywood's most powerful producers. He has pleaded n...
11:20, 2020-01-07

Explainer: California faces decade of 'unique' wildfire blackouts California utility PG&E Corp has imposed 10 intentional blackouts this year to reduce risks its power infrastructure could spark wildfires and said t...
13:20, 2019-11-22

Explainer: Don't panic about China's "Black Death" plague cases China reported a third case of bubonic plague on Sunday after two other plague cases were revealed last week, but the disease remains rare despite it...
09:32, 2019-11-18

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 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

Explainer: How the aviation industry's carbon offsetting scheme will work International airlines are counting on a global carbon offsetting plan to cap CO2 emissions from air travel at 2020 levels, mitigating the environmen...
13:41, 2019-09-24

Explainer: Where the major federal parties stand on health care From universal pharmacare, to new medical equipment, and abortion access, each party has their own plans for improving health care in Canada....
13:56, 2019-10-03

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean? – video explainer Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelli...
14:44, 2019-10-11

Canadian elections: can Justin Trudeau hold on to power? – video explainer The Canadian prime minister’s progressive shine is looking tarnished and shop-worn as the country heads to the polls on 21 October – and Justin Trude...
12:48, 2019-10-18

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

Why Malta is in crisis over the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia – video explainer Malta is facing a political and constitutional crisis over its government's handling of the investigation into the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia, ...
11:16, 2019-12-06

California wildfires: what role has the climate crisis played? – video explainer Thousands of firefighters have been battling wildfires across California, after warm temperatures, strong winds and low humidity turned the state int...
15:52, 2019-11-05

Explainer: Making a new generation of 'guided-missile' cancer drugs work A class of treatments known as antibody-drug conjugates (ADC) combine cancer-tracking proteins with powerful cell toxins. The therapies are getting a...
13:52, 2020-01-06

Why did Trump order the killing of Iran's Qassem Suleimani? – video explainer Qassem Suleimani, who was killed in a US drone strike in Baghdad, was widely considered to be the most powerful man in Iran after the supreme leader,...
11:52, 2020-01-10

How fracking is taking its toll on Argentina's indigenous people – video explainer An oil fire burned for more than three weeks next to a freshwater lake in Vaca Muerta, Argentina, one of the world’s largest deposits of shale oil an...
08:52, 2019-10-14

Nike Oregon Project closed down in wake of Salazar ban – video explainer Nike's Oregon Project has been closed down less than two weeks after head coach Alberto Salazar was banned for four years for doping violations. Sala...
16:00, 2019-10-11

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

Explainer: Why strong monsoon rains are not necessarily good news for Indian farmers India, one of the world's biggest agricultural producers, experienced its heaviest monsoon rains in 25 years this year....
05:52, 2019-10-11

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

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

Wealth tax explainer: Why Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and billionaires like George Soros alike are calling for a specialized tax on the ultra-wealthy MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images A wealth tax like the one proposed by presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren would make ultra-wealthy Americans p...
21:20, 2019-09-24

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

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

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

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

THE DIGITAL THERAPEUTICS EXPLAINER: How digital treatments could be a $9 billion opportunity by 2025 This is a preview of The Digital Therapeutics research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence...
20:56, 2019-10-17

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

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

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

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

NYPD sergeant says he was punished for his 9/11-related illnesses An NYPD sergeant says the department punished him for seeking treatment for his 9/11-related illness by transferring him to a punitive post and withh...
01:24, 2019-11-18

Explainer: Talk the talk - how to decipher U.N. climate jargon Representatives from nearly 200 countries meet in Spain from Dec. 2-13 to flesh out the rules of a landmark climate pact. Decades of climate talks ha...
16:28, 2019-11-25

Officers killed by 9/11 illnesses honored in Battery Park The names of 47 Finest who died from 9/11-related illnesses were added to the Fallen Heroes Memorial in Battery Park City on Friday. Arthur Halbran, ...
00:44, 2019-10-12

C.D.C. Reports More E. Coli Illnesses Linked to Romaine Lettuce The agency said the outbreak had affected 19 states and resulted in 39 people being hospitalized....
02:12, 2019-11-27

Norwegian Joy cruise passengers evaluated for illnesses in Los Angeles – again The Norwegian Joy yet again endured a bout of passenger illnesses on a recent cruise, with nearly 20 passengers experiencing flu-like symptoms.  ...
21:04, 2019-12-02

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

Air pollution tied to hospitalizations for wide range of illnesses (Reuters Health) - Older adults who are exposed to tiny particles in air pollution for just a day or two are more likely to be hospitalized for a wid...
00:04, 2019-12-10

Health warning as ticks that spread brain illnesses identified in UK A disease that can harm the brain and is spread to humans by tick bites has been identified in the insects in Britain for the first time....
06:04, 2019-10-29

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

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

Measles Makes Your Immune System’s Memory Forget Defenses Against Other Illnesses New research shows the virus can have devastating effects on the immune system that persist much longer than the illness itself....
16:36, 2019-11-01

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

Tucsonans carry “Beads of Courage” for children fighting severe illnesses TUCSON – A Tucson-based nonprofit hosted its 6th Annual Courage Rally on Tuesday, November 11. The mission is to recruit members of the Tucson ...
17:00, 2019-11-13

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

Doctors call for ban on all vape, e-cigarette products amid deaths, illnesses The AMA's call for a ban comes after the CDC confirmed at least 42 deaths and over 2,000 illnesses tied to vaping....
17:16, 2019-11-20

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

Tucsonans carry “Beads of Courage” for children fighting sever illnesses TUCSON – A Tucson-based nonprofit hosted its 6th Annual Courage Rally on Tuesday, November 11. The mission is to recruit members of the Tucson ...
06:56, 2019-11-13

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 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

Australia sees spike in respiratory illnesses as massive fires continues to burn The mega fire north of Sydney, Australia's largest city, was created on Friday when several fires merged and was now burning across 335,000 hectares....
18:00, 2019-12-07

Scientist shares concerns about pesticide-related illnesses at Quebec parliamentary commission The Quebec government should be concerned about pesticides, warns the David Suzuki Foundation....
18:20, 2019-09-24

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

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

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

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

Generation Vape: As Juul faces new suit, doctors worries over epidemic of e-cigarette-related student illnesses New York state is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, Juul Labs, alleging the San Francisco-based company used deceptive and misleading mar...
00:56, 2019-11-20

The mysterious spate of vape-related deaths and illnesses continues to grow, confounding experts. Here's what officials knew and when. AP Photo/Steve Helber The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesse...
18:32, 2019-09-27

Generation Vape: As Juul faces new suit, doctors worry over epidemic of e-cigarette-related student illnesses New York state is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, Juul Labs, alleging the San Francisco-based company used deceptive and misleading mar...
19:16, 2019-11-21

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

Childhood trauma linked to heart disease, diabetes, and other deadly serious illnesses, first-of-its-kind government study finds Children who suffer abuse or neglect at home are about four times as likely to develop potentially fatal health problems, including heart disease, li...
20:28, 2019-11-05

New pathway for lung cancer treatment MIT cancer biologists have identified a new therapeutic target for small cell lung cancer, an especially aggressive form of lung cancer with limited ...
20:32, 2019-11-06

Unknown lung disease in China With an unknown lung disease apparently spreading in China, could there be a new SARS pandemic? Not necessarily. Authorities have yet to identify the...
15:40, 2020-01-06

What are the early signs of lung cancer? Some people experience subtle symptoms of lung cancer during the early stages of the disease. Read on to learn more, including when to see a doctor....
22:40, 2019-12-21

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

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

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

Lung cancer: AI shows who will benefit from immunotherapy A team of researchers has developed a machine learning model able to predict which individuals with lung cancer will most benefit from immunotherapy....
22:36, 2019-11-25

New strain of coronavirus behind lung infections in China Experts think they have determined what caused mysterious lung infections in a group of over 50 people in China's Wuhan region. A new coronavirus is ...
19:16, 2020-01-09

Yogurt, fiber, and lung cancer: What's the link? A new analysis using data from more than 1.4 million people concludes that eating an ample amount of fiber and yogurt may protect against lung cancer...
22:56, 2019-10-28

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

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

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

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

Dad gets wish to marry girlfriend hours before lung cancer death Laura Smart said that while they were only married for seven hours before his death, she is grateful for the little time they had....
18:04, 2019-10-24

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

E-sniffer predicts non-responders to lung cancer immunotherapy An electronic "nose" that detects chemicals in the breath of lung cancer patients may help distinguish between those who will and will not respond to...
23:24, 2019-09-19

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Lung Cancer Rates Among Women Are Falling Much Slower Than Those in Men. Here’s Why Gina Hollenbeck said she did “everything right.” The Tennessee nurse and mother of two avoided cigarettes all her life. She ate organic f...
12:40, 2019-11-07

E-cigarettes: How high is the risk of chronic lung disease? A large new study confirms the link between the use of electronic cigarettes and a significantly increased risk of chronic lung disease....
22:40, 2019-12-17

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

Doctors warn of danger of 'feather duvet lung' Medical team say people’s unexplained breathlessness could be down to bedding dustAs winter approaches it might be tempting to curl up under a thick ...
01:08, 2019-11-19

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

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

U.K. man buys new bedding, develops ‘feather duvet lung’ Symptoms are similar to other lung conditions, and can include coughing and breathlessness...
00:44, 2019-11-19

First vaper to get double-lung transplant is teen former athlete The first vape user to receive a double-lung transplant in the US was identified Tuesday as a 17-year-old former high-school athlete — whose ow...
23:20, 2019-11-12

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

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

Fiber and Yogurt Tied to Lower Lung Cancer Risk By promoting a healthy gut microbiome, a high-fiber diet and foods like yogurt may lower lung cancer risk, even among smokers....
17:16, 2019-10-24

Current and ex smokers may lower lung cancer risk with exercise (Reuters Health) - Men who are current or former smokers may be less likely to develop or die from lung cancer when they're more physically fit, a re...
22:28, 2019-10-18

Roche wins FDA approval for immunotherapy cocktail against lung cancer Roche's Tecentriq immunotherapy mixed with chemotherapy won U.S. approval as an initial treatment for a form of lung cancer as the Swiss drugmaker se...
07:56, 2019-12-04

Doctors warn of severe ‘feather duvet lung’ condition Your feather comforter could make you seriously uncomfortable. A new study published Tuesday in the journal BMJ Case Reports gives a close-up look at...
19:52, 2019-11-19

Roche buys U.S. drugmaker Promedior for up to $1.4 billion to get lung drug Swiss drugmaker Roche is paying up to $1.4 billion to buy U.S. biotech company Promedior, whose main drug candidate against the lung disease idiopath...
15:04, 2019-11-15

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

AstraZeneca's combo lung disease therapy fails to win FDA approval The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve AstraZeneca Plc's combination therapy to treat smoker's lung, the drugmaker said on Tuesday...
09:32, 2019-10-01

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

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’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

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

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

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

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

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