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[UK] Newcastle shisha cafes raided in crackdown on indoor smoking

Newcastle Commercial Services joined with Northumbria Police and immigration officers from the UK Border Force to visit five premises ... Tobacco, such as shisha smoked through hookah pipes, cannot be smoked in enclosed spaces. While it does not need to
Newcastle Evening Chronicle/Chronicle Live (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 17:46
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[UK] Birmingham Shisha bars contain ‘higher levels of pollution than Beijing’, claims new study

The report, commissioned by Birmingham City Council, is said to be the first of its kind in the UK and examined the air quality levels in 12 shisha bars across the city.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:22
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[Uae: Dubai] Kevin Pietersen smokes shisha in Dubai as England score their second-highest one-day international total to beat South Africa

Perhaps he was working hard to trying to force England's selectors into picking him for the Twenty20 World Cup in March? Of course not. No, instead he chose to post a picture of himself on Instagram smoking shisha in Dubai.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:36
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[Asia, India] Ban on hookah bars in Mohali

The direction came after Mohali civil surgeon Dr Neelam Bhardwaj submitted a report to the DC, stating that a number of hookah bars serving tobacco molasses containing nicotine are operational in the district. Latest Comment
Times of India
added Feb 2, 2016 18:54
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[Asia, Mid-east] Oman health: Cigarettes and shisha fuelling lung cancer rise

Lung cancer, a disease with which 97 per cent of the diagnosed are smokers, is expected to become the most common cancer in Oman in the next five years, said Dr. Basim Al Bahrani, director of oncology and head of medical oncology at the Royal Hospital.
Times of Oman (om)
added Feb 1, 2016 01:05
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Indian Women Seeking Jobs Confront Taboos and Threats

using the old phrase “Hookah-pani bandh,” a sanction that dates back to medieval times, when sharing a water-pipe packed with tobacco was the prerogative of adult men...all seven women would be outcasts — symbolically denied the hookah, as well as pani, w
New York Times
added Jan 30, 2016 19:45
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LEE: Can Secondhand Smoke Lead To Weight Gain?

These studies add to an increasing body of evidence is showing that smoking is not just harmful to smokers but also to those around smokers. This is not surprising if you look at the chemicals that can be in secondhand smoke such as cyanide, ammonia, lea
Forbes
added Jan 29, 2016 20:25
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[Uae: Sharjah] Shisha smoking will invite Dh500 fine in Sharjah

officials said a lot off residents preferred to smoke shisha and do barbecue in parks and green areas in various parts of the city which is destroying and affecting the environment adversely... recently issued fines for violators, said Faisal Al Mulla, di
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jan 28, 2016 15:04
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[New York] Secondhand Smoke Poses Health Risk for Hookah Bar Workers

When they tested markers of active smoking and secondhand smoke in 10 hookah bar workers in New York City who did not smoke cigarettes, they found that the average level of exhaled carbon monoxide rose significantly after the workers' shifts. Specificall
MedPage Today
added Jan 26, 2016 14:41
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[New York] Secondhand Smoke in Hookah Bars May Put Employees at Risk

Hookah bar employees are at risk for exposure to secondhand smoke, a new study warns. "Hookah [water pipe] use is often exempt from clean indoor-air laws that protect people from secondhand smoke," study senior author Terry Gordon, a toxicologist and pro
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2016 14:30
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