Tag Archives: vaping

Death Toll Rises as Vaping Cases Skyrocket

CDC: “Update on Pulmonary Disease Associated with E-cigarettes,” Sept. 6, 2019. Daniel Fox, MD, pulmonologist, WakeMed Health & Hospitals, Raleigh, NC. Jennifer Layden, MD, PhD, chief medical officer and state epidemiologist, Illinois Department of Public Health. Mitch Zeller, JD, director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products. Dana Meaney-Delman, MD, incident manager, CDC 2019 Lung Injury Response.… Read More »

Sen. Durbin to acting FDA chief: Take ‘decisive’ action on vaping or resign

Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill. Caroline Brehman | CQ-Roll Call Group | Getty Images Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin told acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless to take “decisive action” to curb teen vaping or resign. “It is my strong belief that, if you do not take decisive action within the next ten days,… Read More »

Katie Byrne on vaping: 'In a matter of months, my e-cigarette became more like a child's pacifier'

Vaping habits can become compulsive Katie Byrne on vaping: ‘In a matter of months, my e-cigarette became more like a child’s pacifier’ Independent.ie It’s National No Smoking Day today, but as someone who has a chronic nicotine addiction, I’m not entirely sure if I should be celebrating it. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/katie-byrne-on-vaping-in-a-matter-of-months-my-ecigarette-became-more-like-a-childs-pacifier-37881250.html https://www.independent.ie/life/article37881248.ece/18324/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-03-06_lif_48492781_I1.JPG Email It’s National No Smoking… Read More »