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VAPING: Pennsylvania reports its first vaping-related death

State health officials confirm one death and several other cases attributed to lung injuries associated with vaping, and recommend that people do not vape.

The Pennsylvania Health Department says one person in the state has died from lung injuries associated with vaping and it’s investigating dozens of other suspected or confirmed cases.

The state’s health secretary, Dr. Rachel Levine, announced the death Friday and said Pennsylvania has also reported nine confirmed cases to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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