Headlines Tagged with Hookahs/Shisha / Water Pipes — 1,990 headlines found
High levels of benzene, a chemical in crude oil and gasoline, are present in hookah smokers and nonsmokers after they attend social events where the water pipes are used, a new report says.
Nov 25, 2014 Reuters
added Nov 28, 2014 12:34
The photograph shows the 30-year-old royal trying the flavoured tobacco on the boat, which was docked in the United Arab Emirates city’s marina for the Mahiki F1 Yacht Party. Harry was pictured dressed casually with seven others as he smoked the hookah -
Nov 26, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 27, 2014 15:37
The ban on shisha in Singapore will take effect on Friday, 28 November, the Ministry of Health reminded the public on Thursday. “With effect from 28 November 2014, shisha will be banned in Singapore via the publication of the Prohibited Tobacco Products
Nov 27, 2014 Yahoo!
added Nov 27, 2014 15:24
Smoking through a hookah is not harmless, according to a new study. In addition to the usual tobacco carcinogens, dangerous levels of benzene are inhaled from the lump of smoldering charcoal that ignites the moist tobacco mixture.
Nov 25, 2014 New York Times
added Nov 24, 2014 20:45
Even nonsmoking bystanders had raised blood levels of the chemical, which is tied to leukemia risk
Nov 21, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 24, 2014 03:29
Hookahs, attractive to young people who think the hip method of smoking is also a safer one, may not be so harmless, say researchers who've found the water pipe fumes contain benzene, a toxin linked to increased risk of leukemia.
Nov 23, 2014 Tech Times
added Nov 24, 2014 02:49
given that shisha is not as deeply entrenched in our society, the same issues are much less likely to arise. Therefore, instead of a complete ban on cigarettes, more practical and feasible measures, such as smoking restrictions in certain public places,
Nov 24, 2014 TODAYonline (sg)
added Nov 24, 2014 02:15
Hookah smokers are exposed not only to the tobacco smoke but also to toxic and carcinogenic emissions generated from the burning coal that's used to heat the tobacco, Kassem said. The study, published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, in
Nov 21, 2014 The Oregonian
added Nov 21, 2014 12:47
despite repeated attempts by the Karachi administration to run them out of business. Now, the shisha is a popular choice at hangout spots all over the city, including tea shops, gaming zones and restaurants. These cafes don’t just offer shisha,” said Kash
Nov 16, 2014 Express Tribune (pk)
added Nov 16, 2014 22:34
In view of the health risks associated with smoking shisha and its proliferation, it is timely and necessary to ban the import, distribution and sale of shisha now, to ensure that it does not become entrenched.
Nov 14, 2014 TODAYonline (sg)
added Nov 13, 2014 23:13