Health Department

Vaping and e-Cigarettes

Outbreak Information

CDC - Outbreak of Lung Injury Associated with the Use of E-Cigarette, or Vaping, Products (Latest Outbreak Information is updated every Thursday)

NC DHHS Press Release - Lung Injury Cases Related to Vaping Increase; E-cigarette Use on the Rise - 10/29/19

As of December 4th, 2019 there have been 2,291 hospitalized cases and 48 deaths in the U.S. associated with EVALI (e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury). There have been 74 hospitalized cases in North Carolina.

Symptoms

Do you have any of these symptoms?
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General Information

CDC - Electronic Cigarettes Page
NC DHHS - Electronic Cigarettes Page

Anyone who has questions about this outbreak can contact CDC-INFO at 800-232-4636, or visit wwwn.cdc.gov/dcs/ContactUs/Form.