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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

[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

[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

[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

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
added Oct 18, 2012 03:26

[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

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
added Sep 27, 2012 13:17

[Iran] Hookah Effects as Harmful as Cigarettes, Study Finds

Wheeze, cough, chest tightness evident in those who smoke using either method
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 31, 2012 17:40

[India] Civic body to smoke out hookah bars

Restaurants and bars that offer hookahs in posh south Delhi markets may soon be forced to shut shop. Taking a stand against the 'form of smoking', the South Corporation has said providing hookah was illegal.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Aug 28, 2012 08:21

[UK] Warning over shisha health risks

Environmental health chiefs at Preston Council have sent out posters to local doctors and dental surgeries and pharmacies, highlighting the health risks of the practice.
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Jul 27, 2012 14:55
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