Culprit revealed in vaping lung injuries; stroke risk high with cannabis use

CDC identifies probable culprit in vaping lung injuries
By Therese Borden
In addition, obtaining vaping devices from informal sources, such as from a dealer, off the street, or from a friend, was more likely to be linked to EVALI.

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CDC identifies probable culprit in vaping lung injuries
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