Vaping-related lung disease now has a name – and a likely cause. 5 things you need to know about EVALI
19 Nov 2019
Coral Gartner and Wayne Hall
Coral Gartner, Associate Professor, School of Public Health.
Wayne Hall, Professor and Director, Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research, The University of Queensland.
More than 2,000 people in the United States have developed serious lung damage in a poisoning outbreak associated with the use of vaping devices this year. At least 39 people have died from the condition. Most of those affected are young men. Their symptoms, which developed over a few days to several weeks, included cough, shortness of ...