Concerns over vaping and E-cigarette use are spreading across the state, and state officials have taken notice. The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed one death and nine confirmed cases of a vaping-related illness in Georgia. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working with states to investigate more than 500 cases of vaping-associated illness. And DPH Commissioner Kathleen E. Toomey, M.D., M.P.H. sent out a press release recently urging individuals to follow the CDC recommendation that individuals not use e-cigarettes or other vaping devices while this investigation is ongoing. 

Please enter your User Name and Password to view the rest of this subscriber-only story or poll. If you are unable to login, your account may have expired. Please contact InsiderAdvantage if you have any problems.

 

  or  CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE

Login

Lost your password?