Vaping Illness American Lung Association Releases Annual State Of Tobacco Control Report By Dave Lucas • Feb 4, 2020 Listen Listening... / 3:52 New York gets mixed grades for its tobacco policies in The American Lung Association’s 2020 State of Tobacco Control report. Massachusetts Ends Moratorium On All Vapes Sales, Puts New Rules In Place By Paul Tuthill • Dec 11, 2019 WAMC file photo Listen Listening... / 3:27 A ban on the sale of all nicotine vaping products in Massachusetts was lifted today. But there are tough new restrictions. NY Health Department Confirms 2nd Vaping-Related Death By Dave Lucas • Nov 20, 2019 Listen Listening... / 0:33 New York's Department of Health has declared the state’s second death linked to a vaping-associated illness. NY Reports 1st Vaping Illness Death By Karen Dewitt • Oct 8, 2019 Listen Listening... / 0:50 New York has reported the first death related to an epidemic of vaping related illnesses, with the state health department saying the victim is a 17-year-old male from the Bronx. Menthol-Flavored Vaping Ban Temporarily On Hold In NY By Karen Dewitt • Oct 8, 2019 Listen Listening... / 3:04 The New York State Health Department has decided to put off a ban on menthol-flavored nicotine vaping products until a court case challenging an earlier ban on other flavored e-cigarettes is resolved. Court Blocks NY From Enforcing Flavored E-Cigarette Ban By Associated Press • Oct 4, 2019 Pixabay A state appeals court on Thursday temporarily blocked New York from enforcing a new prohibition on sales of flavored e-cigarettes after the vaping industry sued to block the ban. NYS Senator Wants E-Cigarette Makers To Disclose Ingredients By Allison Dunne • Sep 28, 2019 Courtesy of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Listen Listening... / 0:51 A New York state senator has introduced legislation to compel e-cigarette manufacturers to disclose ingredients on their packaging. MA Temporarily Bans Sale Of Vaping Products By Associated Press • Sep 25, 2019 Listen Listening... / 1:08 The governor of Massachusetts declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered a four-month ban on the sale of vaping products in the state, apparently the first action of its kind in the nation. Vermont Health Department Confirms State's First Vaping Illness By Pat Bradley • Sep 16, 2019 WAMC file photo Listen Listening... / 0:47 The Vermont Health Department says physicians have confirmed the first case of vaping-related lung disease in the state.