U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses climb to 1,299
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
Oct 10 (Reuters) - U.S. health officials on Thursday
reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far
from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, as the
outbreak shows no signs of easing.
Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(CDC) reported 1,080 cases and 18 deaths from the illness.
Investigators have not linked the cases to any specific
product or compound, but have pointed to vaping oils containing
THC, the psyc ...