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Blumenthal demands FDA takes action on new vaping trend


United States Senator Richard Blumenthal demanded that the Food and Drug Administration protects kids from the new vaping trend in Hartford on Monday.

Senator Blumenthal called on the FDA to protect kids from the latest vaping trend called Juul. 

“I am calling on the FDA to stop kid friendly products like Juul to be sold across Connecticut and the rest of the country,” said Blumenthal. 

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Juul is a popular vape product that makes it possible to some without it being detected. 

Federal law prohibits the sale of e-cigarettes to people under the age of 18.

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