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U.S. health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes

12 Oct 2019

U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping, and that they have not yet seen a meaningful drop in new cases.

UPDATE 2-U.S. health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes

12 Oct 2019

Oct 11 U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping, and that they have not yet seen a meaningful drop in new cases.

Amid vaping crisis, U.S. to issue new advice for doctors focused on lung infections

11 Oct 2019

CHICAGO U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infection about their vaping history.

Amid vaping crisis, U.S. to issue new advice for doctors focused on lung infections

10 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 10 U.S. health officials are preparing to release new guidance for doctors stressing the need to ask every patient with an apparent respiratory infection about their vaping history.

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 18, illnesses surpass 1,000 - CDC

04 Oct 2019

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 number of confirmed and probable cases of the condition now exceeds 1,000.

U.S. doctors rule out pneumonia due to inhaled oil as cause of vaping injuries

03 Oct 2019

CHICAGO Doctors studying lung tissue from people with vaping-related injuries have ruled out one diagnosis as a probable explanation of how vaping harms the lungs, further deepening the mystery over the exact cause of hundreds of illnesses in the United States.

U.S. doctors rule out pneumonia due to inhaled oil as cause of vaping injuries-study

03 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 2 Doctors studying lung tissue from people with vaping-related injuries have ruled out one diagnosis as a probable explanation of how vaping harms the lungs, but the mystery over the exact cause only deepened.

U.S. scientists join effort to solve mysterious vaping-related illnesses

21 Sep 2019

CHICAGO 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 victims had pockets of oil clogging up cells responsible for removing impurities in the lungs. | Video

U.S. cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens

20 Sep 2019

CHICAGO U.S. health officials said on Thursday there were now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vaping, with no signs the outbreak is easing.

CORRECTED-U.S.cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens

20 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 19 U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vaping, and there are no signs that the outbreak is easing.

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