"Tobacco, vaping industries seize opportunities during the coronavirus.
As the global pandemic strains the world's inventory of medical supplies, the tobacco and vaping industries are offering freebie protective gear, doorstep deliveries and pandemic themed discounts.
Unexpectedly high numbers of younger people have become ill from the virus. Some experts suspect a link to vaping. Tobacco lobbyists helped nix a FDA ban on flavored e-cigarettes that might have prevented addiction in teens, a Times investigation found."