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Vaping illness outbreak surpasses 1,000 cases, 18 deaths with no sign of slowing, CDC says

The CDC has confirmed 1,080 probable cases across 48 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands so far.  Doctors still don’t know what’s making people sick, Schuchat said. Of the 578 cases where doctors know what patients were using, roughly 78% of them said they vaped THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, while 17% percent said they exclusively used nicotine, according to the CDC.  Read more.....



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