A man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, on Oct. 4. On Tuesday, the American Medical Association said it is calling for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarette and vaping devices. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

A man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, on Oct. 4. On Tuesday, the American Medical Association said it is calling for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarette and vaping devices. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

AMA calls for total ban on all e-cigarette, vaping products

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