First Vaping Related Deaths In Florida And Georgia
FIRST VAPING DEATHS IN FLORIDA AND GEORGIA BRING NATIONWIDE TOTAL TO 11
(CNN) – The first vaping deaths in Florida and Georgia bring the nationwide total to 11.
Two more people have died from vaping-related illnesses in the United States.
On Tuesday, the Florida Department of Health posted an updated case count to include one death.
On Wednesday, the Georgia Department of Public Health also reported one death.
The person in Georgia had a history of “heavy nicotine vaping,” but did not report a history of vaping other substances, such as THC.
As of last week, at least 530 cases of lung injury associated with the use of e-cigarettes or vaping products have been reported to the CDC.