Breakthrough in CDC Vaping Illness Investigation: Vitamin E Acetate Linked to THC May Be to Blame
from By CNN; originally appeared in ACEP
Vitamin E acetate, an additive sometimes used in THC and other vaping products, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that's linked to dozens of deaths, according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials. Dr. Anne Schuchat, the principal deputy director of the CDC, said she would characterize it as a breakthrough in the agency's investigation, although more tests are necessary.
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