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NIH-Funded Survey Reports Decline in Vaping and Use of Hookahs, Cigarettes by Teens

Monitoring the Future (MTF), a survey funded by the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Drug Abuse has found that vaping among adolescents has declined over the past year. The survey also reported a decline in the use of hookahs and cig
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Dec 17, 2016 06:53

[Asia, Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] WARNING: Shisha worse than cigarette smoking

A new study by the NYU Abu Dhabi Public Health Research Centre has revealed that smoking shisha at home exposes children and non-smokers in the house to even more harmful pollutants than secondhand smoke from cigarettes.
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:14

Hookah Dangers Smolder Beneath New Regulations

Pharmacists can play an important role in communitywide education programs regarding the dangers of using hookahs and update other health care professionals on the new regulations. Educating middle and high school students is a great way for pharmacists
Pharmacy Times
added Oct 25, 2016 13:33

Former New York Jets Player Opens Harlem Hookah Lounge

Harlem Hookah... the brainchild of former New York Jets player Stephen Bowen...said he opened the lounge with his wife Tiffany to add more to the hookah scene uptown...“We repeatedly saw many Harlemites at hookah locations downtown." “Finally, after a de
added Oct 12, 2016 22:49

[Asia, Pakistan] Sheesha cafes thriving in federal capital

As much as half a dozen sheesha cafes are still open in Islamabad. Daily Times has learnt through that the business of illegal sheesha cafes is continuing under the very gaze of the authorities. These cafes are open to the influential persons of city, the
Daily Times (pk)
added Sep 26, 2016 17:44

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Ban on point-of-sale display of tobacco products from Aug 1, 2017; retailers will have 1-year grace period

MOH has beefed up tobacco control measures in a bid to protect public health and reduce tobacco consumption, particularly among younger Singaporeans. These include previously announced amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act o
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59

[California] Calif. Judge Reduces $2M Award In Knockoff Hookah Case ($$)

trimmed a hookah maker’s $2 million jury verdict on Monday after holding that there was sufficient evidence to support the finding that a distributor willfully infringed the company’s trademarks with knockoffs but not to justify the entire statutory damag
added Jul 12, 2016 15:33

Hookah is worse than cigarettes: study

In fact, a shisha smoking session may expose the smoker to more smoke than over a longer period of time than cigarette thus increasing the hazards by many folds. Cigarettes smokers typically smoke a cigarette for five to seven minutes taking eight to twe
ANI (in)
added May 31, 2016 19:28

Waterpipe smoking and cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis

support a positive association between waterpipe smoking and cancer risk. However, high-quality studies with standardised exposure measurements are needed to clarify the contribution of waterpipe smoking to chronic diseases. More investments in initiative
Tobacco Control
added May 11, 2016 00:14

[New York] Hookah lounge fears smoking age change

“We’re scrambling. It’s not just us that’s affected: landlords are potentially affected, employees are affected, these young adults have nowhere to go to,” added Halia.
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added May 8, 2016 16:36
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