Second vaping death reported in Florida

Health officials say vaping-associated illnesses on rise

The Florida Department of Health says a second person in Florida has died due to complications from vaping.

In its most recent report on the issue, the department also reported a slight increase in the number of vaping-associated illnesses, which rose from 99 to 103 cases.

No further information was released about the Florida death.

The first vaping-related death in Florida was announced in September.

The family of a 28-year-old Orange County man who died in November says his death was also related to vaping.