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Illinois reports death from lung illness linked to vaping

Reuters Friday, 23 August 2019
A person in Illinois who vaped has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, the state's health authorities said on Friday, amid reports that dozens of people had been sickened with lung problems linked to vaping.
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A person in Illinois who vaped has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness. This is amid reports that dozens of people have been sickened with lung problems linked to vaping. The number of e-cigarettes or vaped users hospitalized with respiratory problems has doubled in the...

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