Deerfield-News.com-Deerfield Beach, Fl-While some would have you believe vaping is totally safe, recent hospitalizations indicate otherwise. A new industry that has taken the US by storm in recent years, vaping may be much more problematic than imagined. While cigarette makers want to sell vaping as a smoking cessation device studies show it may actually lead younger vapers to smoke tobacco. Now we have had a few clusters in the past few weeks of many who have become severely ill after vaping. Fourteen states now report cases of the new mystery illness brought on by vaping.
Officials are not sure if the illness is caused by the device or the substance being vaped. The problem has not been identified so the cause, the irritant could be either the device and its heating element or battery or the liquid it is vaping. The vapers have told doctors they have used both nicotine-based liquids as well as cannabis-based liquids and some homemade concoctions, too.
THERE ARE NOW OVER ONE HUNDRED CASES OF THIS MYSTERIOUS LUNG DISEASE AND FEDERAL AUTHORITIES ARE NOW INVESTIGATING.
Symptoms of the mystery illness include difficulty breathing, shortness of breath or chest pain before hospitalization. Health officials said patients have also reported fever, cough, vomiting, and diarrhea. Both the CDC and state medical authorities are investigating.
Deerfield-News.com has also in our research stumbled on the fact that many counterfeit cannabis cartridges are also now becoming prevalent on the black market. Actual legitimate legal cannabis cartridge manufacturers have recently become aware of these fake cannabis cartridges flooding markets across the US. The same is also true in the nicotine delivering vape cartridges adulterated and tainted cartridges have been found across the country.