Governor says flavored e-cigarettes account for 68% of those sold in New York.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.
Results from an umbrella review of observational studies showed highly suggestive or suggestive evidence for HIV and the presence of several physical health outcomes.
Findings strongest for youngest patients with incident asthma treated in routine care.
AMA statement comes as sixth death from vaping-related lung illness confirmed.
FDA questions claims such as Juul is ‘much safer than cigarettes’ and the ‘FDA would approve it any day’.
Serotype-specific IgG responses to the pneumococcal vaccine Pneumovax®23 were greater in patients with subnormal IgG1 than subnormal IgG3.
43 percent of college students said they used some form of marijuana at least once in the past year.
Meanwhile, Michigan becomes the first state to ban flavored electronic cigarettes.
AAP has long advised young people and pregnant or breastfeeding women not to use marijuana.
Significant upward trend seen in 2018 with 33.2% of youth exposed.
Short-term high-dose inhaled or systemic corticosteroid use does not appear to correlate with increased adverse events across organ systems in children aged ≤6 years.
SHS-exposed youth increased with decreasing family income.
E-cigarette use may benefit adults who aim to quit tobacco; however, this tactic may not benefit former smokers.
No significant difference in rates of flares, thiopurine use, hospitalization for persistent smokers, quitters.
Endobronchial brush samples from individuals with T2-low inflammation had significantly more fungal diversity compared with those with T2-high inflammation.
Agency encourages continued submission of reports related to seizures following e-cigarette use.
Interventions producing sustained weight loss of 25 to 30% of body weight recommended.
Poor outcomes include higher mortality, longer hospital stay, and greater risk for C difficile infection.
Patients with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have an increased risk for the development of long-term lower back pain.