Health Care | Marijuana | State Government
To tackle vaping epidemic, state officials want to use playbook for fighting opioid abuse
January 2nd, 2020 - 2:00am
Fifteen percent of high schoolers in Nevada reported they had vaped in 2017, compared with less than 7 percent who said they had smoked cigarettes during that time period. The Southern Nevada Health District has reported five vaping-related lung illness cases in the last three months, including that of a 19-year-old College of Southern Nevada student who had to be put into an induced coma and on a ventilator to breathe, Ford said.