LOOMIS (CBS13) — A 21-year-old Loomis man is back home recovering after being put in a medically-induced coma for complications related to vaping.

(credit: Christy Dodd D’Ambrosio)

Ricky D’Ambrosio was hospitalized last week after reportedly vomiting for five days. Doctors tried treating him for an infection with antibiotics, but after learning he vapes, doctors learned he was in acute respiratory failure.

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His sister, Caitlynne D’Ambrosio, told CBS13 doctors paralyzed Ricky and put him in a coma to let his body rest.

On Tuesday, his mom Christy said Ricky was back home recovering.


Comments (2)
  1. Geebs says:

    No more vaping young man!

  2. Tara Murray says:

    He vaped black market THC. If he didn’t, he should release his medical records to prove it.

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