Lung problems caused by e-cigarette: First dead in the US


After a wave of severe lung problems after using e-cigarettes, there is a first death in the US.

The Illinois Department of Health reported the death of an adult who had previously used such a cigarette and had been hospitalized with “severe, unexplained respiratory disease,” said senior medical officer at the ministry, Jennifer Layden.

The health authority CDC said that since the end of June, the nationwide number of people affected has risen to 193 in 22 US states. Although all cases have in common that was previously smoked with an e-cigarette, yet you have so far found no specific product that is related to all diseases. There are many different e-cigarettes and thousands of so-called liquids – liquids that are evaporated.