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[Ohio] Columbus considering hookah lounge regulations, including earlier closings and no tobacco sales to teens

At a public hearing Wednesday, hookah lounge owners said the proposed regulations that the Columbus City Council will vote on Monday would be unfair, pointing to gas stations and grocery stores that sell tobacco but are open into the early morning. The
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
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[New York] VIDEO: CITY HOOKAH LOUNGES FACING NEW REG­U­LA­TIONS

bars and restaurants won't be issued a hookah permit unless 50 percent of sales come from the smoking products. The minimum age to smoke hookah has been raised from 18 to 21 and stablishments are now required to display signage warning about the dangers
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Apr 19, 2018 18:29
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why the rise in youth e-cigarette use may be worse than we think

“Many young people say they have not and will not use an e-cigarette but do say they have tried hookah pens, e-hookahs or vaping pens.” JUUL can now be added to the list. Since the product entered the market in 2016, it has quickly amassed more than hal
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 19, 2018 17:56
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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[California] San Franciscans Rally in Opposition to Tobacco Products Ban

No on Prop E – Stop the Prohibition Proposition – today kicked off a two-month push to inform voters about the troubling paternalistic approach...opponents of the ban on menthol cigarettes, hookah tobacco, virtually all vaping products, and many other tob
PR Newswire
added Apr 6, 2018 16:07
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[Canada] Gap in smoking laws allows Manitoba hookah lounges to stay in business

Manitoba’s current legislation only bans the smoking and vaping of cannabis and tobacco in public places — it doesn’t ban smoking a hookah. Which means some businesses, like the Ramallah Cafe on Pembina Highway, are able to allow customers the chance to
Global News (ca)
added Apr 5, 2018 19:57
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Cardiovascular Effects of Hookah Smoking: Potential Implications for Cardiovascular Risk

the constituents of hookah smoke aerosol contains similar chemicals compared to cigarette smoke, many of which are known to be harmful to cardiovascular health and mediated by similar pathophysiologic processes. Because the burning charcoal briquettes are
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 5, 2018 19:38
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VIDEO: Teen Confusion Over Tobacco Use / Does smoking an e-cigarette or hookah make you a tobacco user?

HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 15, 2018 16:25
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Teens Often Think E-Cigs, Hookah Pipes Harmless: CDC

Teenagers who use tobacco products other than cigarettes often see their habit as harmless, a new U.S. government survey finds. The report, from researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, asked teenagers whether they considered t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 15, 2018 16:22
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Hookah Smoking Carries a Poisoning Risk

About 100 cases of carbon monoxide poisoning caused by hookahs have been reported in the United States and other countries, according to Dr. Diane Calello. She's medical director of the Poison Control Center at the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School's dep
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 14, 2018 17:16
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