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Tim Jimenez
October 30, 2019 - 8:33 am
The Quakertown Community School District plans to sue e-cigarette manufacturers. Superintendent Dr. Bill Harner says vaping is a growing problem, and students are at risk.
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October 17, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. are still rising, though at a slightly slower pace.
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Pat Loeb
October 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Philadelphia leaders introduced a bill on Thursday that could restrict minor's access to e-cigarette products.
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First lady Melania Trump, center, and acting DEA Administrator Uttam Dhillon, center left, stands at a Red Ribbon Rally at the Drug Enforcement Agency in Arlington, Va., Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.
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October 07, 2019 - 12:05 pm
Melania Trump is calling on companies to stop marketing e-cigarettes to children, saying they're addictive and dangerous. The first lady — who has a 13-year-old son, Barron — says teenagers and young adults must be encouraged to admit addiction, including to electronic cigarettes and vaping — and...
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Justin Udo
October 07, 2019 - 8:50 am
The recent spike in illnesses and deaths related to vaping has led The Food and Drug Administration to issue a warning to smokers to stop using vaping products that contain THC. KYW Newsradio talked to some local THC vapers about their thoughts on the warning.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 04, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed the state's first vaping-related death. Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine says they are keeping the person's identity confidential. She says in addition to this first confirmed vaping death, they are looking into nine confirmed cases and...
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Antionette Lee
October 03, 2019 - 6:01 pm
New Jersey officials are taking swift action to protect residents — especially young people — from vape products after at least one death in the Garden State was linked to electronic smoking devices. Read more here.
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October 03, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Delaware public health officials are reporting the state's first vaping-related death. Read the latest here.
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Mike Dougherty
October 02, 2019 - 8:44 am
New Jersey health officials say the state has had its first death tied to vaping, and some lawmakers there are calling for a ban. The idea isn't exactly popular among South Jersey residents, even those who don't vape.
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AP News
September 27, 2019 - 8:57 am
Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness, and the death toll has risen to 13. Read more here.
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