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Posted on: September 10, 2019

[ARCHIVED] PRESS RELEASE: Vaping Alert from the Texas Department of State Health Services

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The Port Arthur Health Department is alerting citizens about the dangers of vaping as the Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating suspected cases of pulmonary disease among individuals who report vaping. Similar cases have occurred in multiple other states, some resulting in hospitalization. Attached is an updated health alert with additional information. Please forward this alert to others as appropriate.  

If you have any questions, please contact the DSHS Environmental Surveillance and Toxicology Branch at 512-422-0925 or epitox@dshs.texas.gov. 

Updated Vaping Alert 20190905

Actualizada: Alerta de Salud de Vapeo 20190905

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