WARNING: Synthetic Marijuana Killing People

Doctors are warning about the dangers of potent vaping liquids made of synthetic marijuana.

By Pesach "Pace" Lattin

They’re legal to buy if you’re 18 years old. But in recent months, teens vaping the additive in school were rushed to the emergency room.

Health officials warn vaping and e-cigarette use among teens, even middle schoolers, has become an epidemic. One study says teen vaping jumped 75 percent this year — and a growing number of teens are using vape devices to get high.

Authorities say some vaping liquid additives contain synthetic marijuana, many times stronger and more dangerous than real pot.

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