Sixth person dies from vaping related illness

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KANSAS (CNN) – Another death from lung disease related to vaping has been announced in Kansas. This brings the total number of deaths to six.

It has prompted authorities around the country to put out warnings regarding e-cigarette use.

There are at least 450 cases of severe lung disease potentially linked to vaping. Some of these cases are still under investigation.

The deaths were reported in Kansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Oregon.

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(This story was originally published on September 10, 2019)

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