Most vaping deaths linked to THC devices, but experts still looking for root cause

With seven confirmed deaths among nearly 400 cases of a mysterious lung disease now linked to vaping, rumors are swirling about the dangers of e-cigarettes. In response to the spate of deaths, as well as the surge among high school students smoking e-cigarettes, two states have banned all flavored e-cigarettes other than menthol. While the deaths and rise in youth […]

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Vaping enforcement underway at Peterborough-area schools

Health officials in Peterborough have issued several dozen charges and warnings for vaping on school properties so far this school year. Peterborough Public Health (PPH) says its Tobacco Enforcement Officers have laid 15 charges and issued 22 warnings for vaping on schools (public and Catholic) in both the city and county during the 2018-2019 school year. “As educators who care […]

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