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Vaping-related lung injury cases surge to 1,080; deaths rise to 18

Posted by Matthew Marin | Oct 04, 2019 | 0 Comments

According to recent reporting in USA Today, "The number of vaping-related lung injury cases has jumped to 1,080 and deaths to 18, but the specific causes of the illnesses are still not clear, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday."

According to a new study released by the Mayo Clinic, "toxic chemical fumes," not oils, may be to blame for vaping related illnesses.  To read the full story in USA Today, click HERE.

If you or a loved one has suffered a vaping related injury in Massachusetts, Connecticut, or Rhode Island, do not hesitate to contact the vaping injury attorneys at Marin and Barrett, Inc. for a no obligation case evaluation today.  We are available 24/7 at 401-228-8271.

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Matthew Marin

My name is Attorney Matthew Marin. I have dedicated my career to defending those charged with criminal offenses throughout Rhode Island. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for a criminal offense, we understand that are likely in an unfamiliar situation that can be extremely intimidating and even paralyzing. You may feel as if you do not know where to turn or who to ask for help. Fortunately, you have come to the right place to begin your search for answers and a successful resolution to your situation. We have extensive experience assisting thousands of clients facing drunk driving charges, domestic violence charges, and drug charges throughout Rhode Island.

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Now Accepting New E-Cigarette Injury Clients

Marin and Barrett is currently accepting New Clients with Vaping Injuries including:
- JUUL Injuries
- Vaping Lung Injuries
- E-Cigarette Injuries
- Cardiovascular Injuries
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CDC Information On Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping

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Most E-Cigarettes contain nicotine, which has known health effects.
- Nicotine is highly addictive
- Nicotine is toxic to developing fetuses
- Nicotine can harm adolescent brain development which continues into the early to mid-20's
- Nicotine is a health danger for pregnant women and their developing babies
- E-Cigarette Aerosol can contain substances that can harm the body, including cancer causing chemicals and tiny particles that reach deep into the lungs