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Vaping-Associated Pulmonary Illness in Nashville/Davidson County


The Metro Public Health Department is working with the Tennessee Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in response to severe lung disease associated with the use of electronic cigarette products.  MPHD is following direction from the Tennessee Department of Health to monitor and investigate severe lung disease, like those occurring nationwide. Each Thursday MPHD will post an update on the total and new number of vaping associated illnesses and deaths in Nashville/Davidson County.

October 24, 2019

  • Total Confirmed Cases: Six
  • No New Confirmed Cases
  • Total Deaths: One
  • No new deaths

Tennessee Department of Health provides more information about vaping associated illness in Tennessee at the following link: Vaping-Associated Pulmonary Illness