Iowa vaping illness cases approaching 40

DES MOINES, Iowa- The number of vaping-related lung illness cases in Iowa has risen to 38. State health officials say patients range in age from 17 to 60. Officials say 33 of the 38-cases reported vaping illicit T-H-C products.

The number of vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. has surged to around 1,300 cases. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports more than 200-in the past week, including at least 26-deaths.