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New Rule Gives FDA Tighter Grip on Tobacco, Says American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has fervently urged the FDA to crack down on the industry’s efforts to target children. We call on the FDA to go beyond its action today and take stronger steps to prevent manufacturers and retailers from using marketing an
American Heart Association (AHA)
added May 8, 2016 15:00
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National Alliance for Hispanic Health statement on FDA Action on Tobacco: Will Save Lives And Help Reverse Hispanic Tobacco Tipping Point

will save lives by finally including cigars, hookah tobacco, pipe tobacco and e-cigarettes as regulated products. No form of tobacco use is safe and the rise of smoking among Hispanic youth, particularly use of e-cigarettes, has created a tobacco tipping
PR Newswire
added May 5, 2016 18:41
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where we stand: hookah

We support taxation proportional to the harms of each type of tobacco product (e.g., cigarette, hookah) to discourage use of the most harmful products. As a highly harmful combustible tobacco product, hookah should be taxed at a significantly higher rate
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 27, 2016 16:31
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the truth about: hookah

The misperceptions of hookah as less harmful and less addictive relative to cigarettes are positively associated smoking hookah among U.S. college and graduate students. To spread the truth about hookah, we’ve summarized the key facts for you to know, u
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 27, 2016 16:31
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Even Light Hookah Use May Cause Airway Problems

The study found that young adults who are considered light hookah users have noticeable changes in the cells lining their airways. "With hookah, smoking a bowl is the equivalent of smoking a pack of cigarettes," said study leader Dr. Ronald Crystal, cha
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 13, 2016 15:07
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Hookah smokers: even light use causes lung abnormalities

Researchers found changes in the cells lining the airways of participants who were light hookah smokers. The study, published in the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, was led by Dr. Ronald Crystal, fr
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Apr 6, 2016 21:50
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Lewis Hamilton parties with popstar Jess Glynne and smokes shisha after losing out to rival Nico Rosberg at Bahrain Grand Prix

Hamilton later shared a picture of himself, Glynne and another woman in front of a pool on his Snapchat account, as well as images of himself smoking a shisha pipe.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 4, 2016 17:33
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March: Waterpipes - A Public Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to gather scientific information and stimulate discussion among scientists about waterpipes and waterpipe tobacco (hookah). This workshop intends to address a wide range of information on waterpipes and waterpipe tobacco s
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 4, 2016 14:13
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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Hotel staffers beat up shisha smoking guest

Four hotel staffers allegedly attacked a guest and caused him 35 per cent permanent disability because he wanted to continue smoking shisha until 3am, the Dubai Criminal Court heard. On September 12, 26-year-old Emirati victim SO went to a hotel to smok
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Mar 27, 2016 21:09
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[New York] Hookah bar workers at risk from secondhand smoke

In New York City, there are now around 140 hookah or shisha bars or lounges, even though tobacco-based shisha is officially banned. These have traditionally been used by people of Middle Eastern and Indian descent, but young people of all backgrounds ar
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jan 25, 2016 21:22
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