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Cross-country comparison of waterpipe use: nationally representative data from 13 low and middle-income countries from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)

GATS data provide the ability to analyse waterpipe use within a country and across countries. Monitoring of waterpipe use at a national level will better enable countries to target tobacco control interventions such as education campaigns about the negati
Tobacco Control
added Aug 14, 2014 03:18
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[Canada] Two Vancouver hookah shop owners lose fight to allow smoking

Two Vancouver hookah shop owners have lost their fight to allow customers to smoke water pipes in their establishments following a B.C. provincial court ruling. The ruling, issued Monday, upholds the City of Vancouver’s bylaw prohibiting smoking in busi
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Aug 13, 2014 10:52
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Legacy Urges the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Place Restrictions on All Tobacco Products

The FDA Must Regulate Emerging Products With Particular Appeal to Youth Such as Little Cigars, Hookah and E-cigarettes
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 12, 2014 15:01
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[Uae: Dubai] DM issues laws to combat tobacco

Director General of Dubai Municipality, Hussain Nasser Lootah, has affirmed the role of Dubai Municipality in implementing the federal laws with the aim of maintaining the public health of citizens and residents in the emirate of Dubai.
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Aug 10, 2014 21:50
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[Africa, Uganda] MPs want shisha smoking banned

AS Uganda joins the rest of the world to mark the International Youth Day, Youth MPs have called for a ban on Shisha smoking among the youth saying it is a health threat to the youth who are the future leaders of Uganda.
The New Vision (ug)
added Aug 10, 2014 21:39
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Re: Docket No. FDA-2014-N-0189, RIN 0910-AG38, Proposed Rule on Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (PDF) (171pp)

should take all necessary steps, beginning immediately, to propose additional sales, marketing and product regulations to further protect the public, and particularly children, from the risks posed by the deemed products and should make those regulation
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 9, 2014 11:29
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[New York] URMC Researchers Awarded $2.1M to Study E-Cigarettes

Researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center have commenced a study that will be used to help shape the Food and Drug Administration’s regulations on e-cigarettes, hookahs, and miniature cigars in the coming years.
University of Rochester
added Aug 7, 2014 11:56
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[UK] Holloway shisha cafe fined £4,000 for breaching smoking ban

A fast-food restaurant in Holloway where customers smoked shisha pipes has been hit with a £4,000 fine for breaching the smoking ban. Jzee Grillerz in Holloway Road was charging £10 to sit in a first floor room and smoke the fruit flavoured tobacco.
Islington Gazette (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:54
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] It's trendy to smoke shisha in Vietnam

Shisha appeared for the first time in a bar in downtown Saigon more than four years ago. Since then, smoking shisha has become trendy among young people in big cities like Hanoi and HCM City.
Vietnam Net
added Aug 6, 2014 07:26
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She's got the vapors! Lindsay Lohan is smoking hot as she puffs on a water pipe swimming with goldfish in Greece

The 28-year-old actress got her fair share of smoke too as she was seen puffing on a glass-based water pipe or 'hookah' as it's called during her vacation on the Greek island of Mykonos.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 5, 2014 23:53
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