UPMC St. Margaret to host free program on dangers of vaping

E-cigarettes, the trendy smoking alternative which skyrocketed to popularity in recent years, remain a public health crisis, UPMC St. Margaret respiratory physicians warned. Hospital officials are coordinating with the St. Margaret Foundation to host a virtual program to explain the risks. The free session will be at 10 a.m. on

UPMC St. Margaret to host free program on dangers of vaping

E-cigarettes, the trendy smoking alternative which skyrocketed to popularity in recent years, remains a public health crisis, UPMC St. Margaret respiratory physicians warned. Hospital officials are coordinating with the St. Margaret Foundation to host a virtual program to explain the risks. The free session will be at 10 a.m. on

Severe respiratory failure risk elevated in older e-cigarette users in rural Appalachia – Healio

Patients hospitalized with e-cigarette and vaping-associated lung injury living in rural areas are more commonly older and develop more severe respiratory failure compared with those living in urban areas, researchers reported. “Rural populations, such as states in the Midwest and Appalachian region of the U.S., are of particular concern since adult and youth tobacco use remains among the