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  Trump plans ban on sale of flavoured e-cigarettes
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Last EditedIndyGeorgia  Sep 11, 2019 07:02pm
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News DateWednesday, September 11, 2019 08:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionUS President Donald Trump has announced that his administration will ban flavoured e-cigarettes, after a spate of vaping-related deaths.

Mr Trump told reporters vaping was a "new problem", especially for children.

US Health Secretary Alex Azar said the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would finalise a plan to take all non-tobacco flavours off the market.

There have been six deaths and 450 reported cases of lung illness tied to vaping across 33 states.

Many of the 450 reported cases are young people, with an average age of 19.
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