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What Do We Really Know About Vaping?

Vaporized smoking products are believed to have led to hundreds of cases of lung disease and several deaths. "Vermont Edition" learns what is known about the science of vaping products.
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Vaporized smoking products are believed to have led to hundreds of cases of lung disease and several deaths. "Vermont Edition" learns what is known about the science of vaping products.

Concerns about addiction to vaping products, especially among younger users, have raised great concerns within the medical community. But with recent deaths related to vaping and hundreds of suspected cases of lung disease, that concern is now widespread. Vermont Edition looks at what we now know about vaping.
Joining us to look into the science of vaping is Patsy Kelso, Vermont's state epidemiologist, and Sarah Cosgrove, respiratory therapist and tobacco treatment specialist at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Smoking cessation help be found at 802 Quits and Be Smart, Don't Start VT.

Broadcast live on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

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