© 2022 KUAF
HeaderBackgroundImageGrove2880x210-01.png
NPR Affiliate since 1985
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Ways to help Ukraine? CLICK HERE
Ozarks at Large Stories

Health Department Confirms Vaping-Related Illness Cases in Arkansas

The Arkansas Department of Health has confirmed two cases of vaping-related illness in the state amid a nationwide outbreak of a lung disease that has been associated with the use of e-cigarette products. The CDC is reporting more than 450 cases and five deaths across the country. Gary Wheeler, a senior medical consultant at the ADH, discusses how the situation is unfolding in Arkansas.

Related Content