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Lung injury cases now at 2,172, CDC says

Nov 14, 2019 - CNN

(CNN) -- There were 2,172 cases of lung injury linked to vaping as of November 13, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.

That's an increase from last week, when there were 2,051 cases of vaping-related lung injuries.

"Fortunately, the new cases appear to be trending downward nationally, although some states remain hard-hit," Dr. Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director of the CDC, testified Wednesday to the US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labo...