#parents | #teensvaping | Detroit Hospital performs double-lung transplant on vape-injured patient

Dr. Hassan Nemeh of Detroit’s Henry Ford hospital points to an image of the transplant patient’s damaged lungs on the left, beside an image of typical healthy lungs. Facebook/Henry Ford Health System WARNING: Story contains graphic image. Medical staff at Detroit’s Henry Ford Health System hospital performed a double-lung transplant…

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#parents | #teensvaping | Michigan teen gets double lung transplant after vaping damage

DETROIT — A Michigan teenager was the recipient of what could be the first double lung transplant on a person whose lungs were severely damaged from vaping, health officials said Tuesday. Doctors at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit described to reporters Tuesday the procedure that saved the 17-year-old’s life and…

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#parents | #teensvaping | Teen recovering from lung transplant after vaping illness; doctor says “too much to ignore”

Doctors say a 17-year-old faces a long recovery after undergoing a double lung transplant after suffering from a vaping-related lung illness. The teen was hospitalized back on Sept. 5th for what doctors originally diagnosed as pneumonia. But his condition deteriorated quickly. In less than two weeks, his lungs grew so weak…

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#teacher | Blaxland High School teacher accused of sex assault

A Sydney high school teacher accused by police of sexually assaulting a female student after “develop(ing) a relationship” with her will front court on several charges relating to the matter today. David Leishman, 49, has been charged with procure child for unlawful sexual activity, aggravated indecent assault – victim under…

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