Michigan health officials confirm state’s 3rd death from vaping-related lung injury
Michigan health officials have announced the third death associated with the outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries in the state. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said it was notified about a man’s death on Dec. 19 and confirmed it was due to the vaping-related lung injury. Since August 2019, 65 confirmed and probable vaping-related lung injury cases have been reported in Michigan, including this death. This includes 57 deaths in 27 states; this count does not include this third Michigan death. Related: Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospitalMeanwhile, in December, the Michigan Supreme Court said it would not take an expedited appeal from Gov.