DPH reminding physicians to report vaping injuries

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is reminding physicians in the state to call the Georgia Poison Center at 800.282.5846 to report any “possible cases of vaping-associated lung injury.”

DPH notes that, “Symptoms of vaping-associated illness, which worsen over time, include cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, chest pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.”

DPH Clinical Alert

DPH ‘Severe Lung Disease among People Who Reported Vaping’ web page