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Officials just confirmed 6 deaths and 380 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about.

Investigators don't know the cause and haven't identified a single common brand or drug across all of the cases. Here's what you need to know.

Medical scans show the damage vaping could do to your body, including blisters and lung collapse

More than 450 cases of lung injuries, and six deaths, have been linked to vaping. Experts don't know why the devices appear to be so dangerous.
Vaping is becoming a pervasive part of our culture and daily life. Even this stock image of "friends spending time together" includes what appears to be a vape pen.

Mysterious vaping-related lung illnesses are spreading across the US. Doctors say these are the symptoms to watch out for.

Vapes have been linked to hundreds of lung diseases and several deaths. If you've vaped, seek medical help if you experience these symptoms.

Trump pushes forward a vaping ban that would make flavored e-cigs illegal

The plan would build on former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's proposal to ban flavored tobacco products like Juul.
Federal regulators just put Juul on notice.

Regulators just slammed Juul for portraying its e-cigs as ‘totally safe’ and marketing them to kids at schools

The $38 billion company is facing increasing scrutiny over its role in sparking a teen vaping epidemic.
They believe Boclair's vaping habit caused him irreparable lung damage and put him on life support.

A Pennsylvania teen is in a coma and on life support from vaping. His parents say he may need a new lung, if he survives.

The 19-year-old had tiny holes in his lungs after a coughing fit. He's been in a medically-induced coma for about three weeks.

No one knows why vapes are leading to lung injury and death, but a lung doctor says formaldehyde and a chemical used in weed killer may be partially t...

The pulmonologist is leading a study of millennials to track how their behaviors and environment affect lung health over time.
The FDA said these products "do not have the required marketing authorization, and thus cannot be legally sold in the United States."

The FDA demanded 44 vape pod types be removed from store shelves after finding they were illegally sold. Vaping has been recently linked to lung infec...

New data suggests the e-liquids used in vapes aren't as harmless as manufacturers may make them out to be.
Critics of Juul and other manufactures claim their fruity flavors are marketed towards children.

Some Juul pods may contain throat-irritating chemicals that aren’t listed on the packaging

As the debate over the safety of e-cigarettes continues, more evidence suggests certain ingredients could be harmful to users' health.
Lawmakers are looking into Juul's role in helping spark a teen vaping epidemic.

Juul targeted kids in its advertising and told high-school students its e-cigs were ‘totally safe,’ according to congressional testimony

Juul executives appeared at a congressional hearing this week on the e-cigarette company's role in marketing its vapes to teens.