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[Washington] 3rd hookah lounge in Pierce County taken to court over smoking law

The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has taken the area's third hookah lounge to court, alleging it is violating the state's anti-smoking law. The department filed paperwork Wednesday seeking an injunction against Tacoma Lounge LLC, which operates
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Jan 6, 2013 14:00
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[Nigeria] Shisha: A New Sweet - Smelling ‘High’

A Shisha smoker, Mallam Abubakar Inuwa, told LEADERSHIP Weekend that he took to smoking it for its “sweet smell and wholesome fruity flavours, which I think is harmless, as against smoking cigarette.”
Leadership (ng)
added Dec 16, 2012 13:32
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[South Dakota] Council tables hookah rules

The Rapid City council tabled discussion Monday on a proposed hookah ordinance that would impose strict rules on Rapid City's two hookah lounges.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Dec 4, 2012 18:07
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[Canada] Province unveiling tobacco reduction strategy

Advocates hope plan focuses on curbing youth smoking
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Nov 22, 2012 12:46
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[UK] Curry Mile shisha bar bosses fail in latest smoking bid

Shisha bosses met with officials to discuss the future of smoking venues on Curry Mile – but some businessmen walked out after 20 minutes. The meeting was requested by shisha cafe owners to discuss legal ways of allowing customers on Wilmslow Road to smo
Manchester Evening News (uk)
added Nov 10, 2012 15:52
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[Pakistan] Case against sheesha smoking: IHC adjourns hearing for unspecified period

Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday, adjourning the hearing of the case against the increasing trend of sheesha smoking in the federal capital to unspecified period, ordered to present the decision of the Lahore High Court (LHC) and respective laws ag
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Nov 7, 2012 09:05
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[Canada] Alberta anti-smoking strategy may finally be about to be released, maybe

Now, the province again says its anti-smoking strategy is coming, although it’s a bit more leery about putting a firm time frame on the plan. “You should expect to see something very soon,” is all health department spokesman John Muir would say last we
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Oct 18, 2012 07:29
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Heavy metals in hookah tobacco

They found that the levels of the metals are low and those of four of the more toxic metals (As, Cd, Cr, Pb) in a typical smoking portion of hookah tobacco are actually lower than those in a typical cigarette. So, metals may not be one of the health fact
spectroscopyNOW
added Oct 18, 2012 03:26
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[Pakistan] Parliament urged to ban Shisha smoking

Residents of the federal capital have demanded of the Parliament to ban Shisha smoking (a delicious killer) at restaurants, cafes and other public places, as it is extremely injurious to health.
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Sep 30, 2012 14:58
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Study of cigarette and waterpipe tobacco smoking shows knowledge gap in perceived health risks

People who smoke both cigarettes and waterpipes - dual users - lack sufficient knowledge about the risks of tobacco smoking and are at considerable risk for dependence and tobacco-related diseases, such as cancer, heart disease and stroke later in life, a
EurekAlert
added Sep 27, 2012 13:17
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