A 49-year-old woman developed "cobalt lung," an illness typically only found in metal workers, after vaping.
Massachusetts on Wednesday adopted the country's toughest ban on the sale of flavored tobacco and vaping products, including menthol cigarettes, in response to a rise in youth vaping and an outbreak of vaping-related serious lung injuries. Governor Charlie Baker, a Republican, signed into law legislation passed by the state's Democrat-controlled legislature earlier this month that also places a 75% excise tax on e-cigarettes. Several other states have recently adopted emergency bans on the sale of flavored vaping products amid a nationwide outbreak of lung injuries among e-cigarette users and concerns about the growing popularity of the products among high school and middle school students.
Young adults who use marijuana appear to have a higher risk of stroke, according to a new study. The study's lead author explains why.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the first to identify a "potential toxicant of concern" in the vaping crisis. Here's what you need to know about vitamin E oil.
For the first time, the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 26, where people can anonymously dispose of unused or expired drugs, will accept vaping devices and cartridges.
A 29-year-old doctor from Minnesota is using social media platform TikTok to educate teens about the dangers of vaping.
The Texas school district removed several cheerleaders from the squad for "vaping violations." Other schools across the country are struggling to stop teens from vaping.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds 1,479 cases of vaping-related illness, with 33 deaths, as Juul announces it will be suspending sales of its fruity flavors.
A Michigan judge temporarily blocked the state's weeks-old ban on flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, saying it may force adults to return to smoking more harmful tobacco products and has irreparably hurt vaping businesses. Court of Claims Judge Cynthia Stephens put the prohibition on hold until "further order of this court." The preliminary injunction will be appealed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who ordered the creation of the emergency rules in a bid to combat the epidemic of teen vaping.
A new study from the New England Journal of Medicine is showing evidence that lung injuries from vaping resemble "chemical burns." An expert says it may be just the beginning.
NBC News hired a lab to test THC vaping pens from both legal distributors and black market sources. They found "deeply troubling" results, including lung-damaging chemicals in the counterfeit cartridges.
California is cracking down on counterfeit vaping products, which may play a role in the vaping-related lung damage and deaths seen across the U.S.
The move comes amid a national investigation into hundreds of cases of lung illness and six deaths associated with vaping.
#StopJuuling is trending on TikTok as teens create parody videos about vaping-related illnesses and deaths.
In order to curb high schoolers from vaping in the bathroom, a school temporarily removed the stall doors of the boys' room.
The New York State Dept. of Health is investigating vitamin E oil as a possible cause of the mysterious, severe respiratory illnesses linked to vaping.
Dorian Fuhrman and her son open up about the teen's addiction to vaping and the organization they co-founded — Parents Against Vaping e-Cigarettes — to raise awareness about "the most serious adolescent public-health crisis...in decades."
A new report from the Food and Drug Administration is sharing 127 cases of "seizures and other neurological symptoms" related to vaping. An expert weighs in on the potential long term health effects.