The Indiana State Department of Health, ISDH, confirmed a sixth Hoosier has died from vaping-related lung injury. The agency says the most recent death was an adult over the age of 65. 

New Texting Program Helps Teens Stop Vaping

Jan 28, 2020

A new texting tool is available to Hoosier teens who want to quit vaping. The Indiana State Department of Health has partnered with the national group The Truth Initiative to launch the text-to-quit program.


The Indiana House made changes Thursday to legislation that raises the smoking and vaping age to 21 years old, which includes an effort to address recent deaths from vaping.

Indiana Reports Fourth Vaping Death

Nov 15, 2019

Indiana has recorded a fourth death related to vaping. That puts the state at the top of an unwanted list.


Indiana is reporting the first death in the state related to lung injury after vaping. This is the third confirmed fatality in the country.