The best in culture from a cultural icon. Subscribe now for more from the authority on music, entertainment, politics and pop culture. With hundreds sick across the country, and three deaths confirmed, the New York State Health Department is investigating what in THC vape cartridges are making people sick Update Thurs., Sept. 19, 2019: This story has been updated with comment from True Terpenes. “Our Viscosity Extract Modifier contains zero mineral oil or vitamin e acetate. It is a proprietary botanical extract. We have reason to believe this rumor is a malicious act from a competitor and are currently pursuing legal action. We have also found counterfeit True Terpenes products on the market and have taken anti-counterfeit measures (such as custom tamper-evident shrink bands),” a spokesperson for the company said in an email to Rolling Stone, adding that the brand’s products are “thoroughly tested for pesticides, heavy metals, and solvents.” Over the past few months, hundreds of people in more than 33 states have been admitted to the hospital with mysterious lung ailments, all of which have been linked to the use of e-cigarettes, prompting the FDA and Centers for Disease Control...