Vaping

Vaping or E-Cigarettes

The CDC, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), state, local health departments, and other clinical and public health partners are investigating a multistate outbreak of lung injury associated with e-cigarette product use, or vaping.

READ THE LATEST INFORMATION FROM THE CDC 


For Health Care Providers

Please read the advisory specifically for Michigan (last updated 10/28/19)Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Heath Advisory  

CDC MMWR

If you suspect you patient may have a vaping related lung injury, please report the case to the local health department. 
For Grand Traverse County call 231-995-6125.

Lung Injury associated with E-cigarette/Vaping use: Public Health Reporting Instructions and Form


Key Facts about E-Cigarette Use, or Vaping

  • Electronic cigarettes – or e-cigarettes — are also called vapes, e-hookahs, vape pens, and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS).
  • Using an e-cigarette product is commonly called vaping.
  • E-cigarettes work by heating a liquid to produce an aerosol that users inhale into their lungs.
  • The liquid can contain: nicotine, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabinoid (CBD) oils, and other substances and additives.
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