e-cigarettes

FILE - In this Saturday, June 8, 2019, file photo, two women smoke cannabis vape pens at a party in Los Angeles. On Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, U.S. health officials said 26 states have reported deaths, for a total of 52. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The death toll in the vaping illness outbreak has topped 50, U.S. health officials said Thursday. The 52 deaths in 26 states are among the 2,409 hospitalized cases that have been reported across the nation this year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. Hospitalized...
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FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, file photo, a man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. On Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, the American Medical Association said it is calling for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarette and vaping devices. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
Associated Press
November 21, 2019 - 2:46 pm
The American Medical Association on Tuesday called for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarettes and vaping devices. The group adopted the sweeping stance at a policy-making meeting in San Diego. It aims to lobby for state and federal laws, regulations or legal action to achieve a ban, but the...
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WWJ News
October 26, 2019 - 3:56 pm
It's the first confirmation that a Michigan patient was exposed to vitamin E acetate.
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Flavored vape products for sale at a gas station in Southfield, Michigan. (Photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)
WWJ News
October 25, 2019 - 2:33 pm
“After seeing how the Flint water crisis was mishandled, it’s more important than ever that we listen to our public health officials when they make recommendations to protect our citizens."
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WWJ News
October 15, 2019 - 5:31 pm
"The court of claims judge says the governor got it wrong."
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WWJ News
October 07, 2019 - 4:44 pm
Walmart made the same announcement last month.
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First lady Melania Trump, applauds student awardees at a Red Ribbon Rally at the Drug Enforcement Agency in Arlington, Va., Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
WWJ News
October 07, 2019 - 2:48 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Melania Trump said Monday that companies "must stop" marketing e-cigarettes to children, saying they are addictive and dangerous. Marketing tobacco products to kids is already prohibited in the United States, and Juul Labs Inc., the nation's largest maker of electronic...
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FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, a patron exhales vapor from an e-cigarette at a store in New York. Only two years ago e-cigarettes were viewed as holding great potential for public health: offering a way to wean smokers off traditional cigarettes. But now Juul and other vaping companies face an escalating backlash that threatens to sweep their products off the market. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
WWJ News
October 05, 2019 - 11:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Only two years ago, electronic cigarettes were viewed as a small industry with big potential to improve public health by offering a path to steer millions of smokers away from deadly cigarettes. That promise led U.S. regulators to take a hands-off approach to e-cigarette makers,...
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WWJ News
October 02, 2019 - 9:08 am
Flavored e-cigarettes are no longer on store shelves here in Michigan.
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Flavored vape products for sale at a gas station in Southfield, Michigan. (Photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)
WWJ News
October 01, 2019 - 8:58 pm
"The purpose for theses visits will be to educate the shop owners on the emergency rules issued by the Department of Health and Human Services."
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