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[Asia, India] HOOKAH SMOKING MORE CANCEROUS THAN CIGARETTES, SAYS DAK

President of DAK Dr. Nisar ul Hassan in a statement here said hookah smoke contains higher levels of cancer-causing chemicals than cigarette smoke thus increasing the cancer risk by several fold. Known as “Jajeer”, hookah is a water pipe that has since
B Live News (in)
added Jun 9, 2017 12:33
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Acrolein exposure in hookah smokers and non-smokers exposed to hookah tobacco Secondhand Smoke: Implications for regulating hookah tobacco products

Hookah tobacco smoke is a source of acrolein exposure. Findings support regulating hookah tobacco products including reducing humectants and sugar additives, which are precursors of acrolein under certain pyrolysis conditions. We suggest posting health wa
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 7, 2017 17:41
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Smoking hot: UC study finds heat of hookah pipe the biggest health culprit for smokers

Chemists at the University of Cincinnati find that hookah tobacco heated electronically kills 70 percent more lung cells than traditional charcoal. The study suggests the surprising health culprit could be the heat of the hookah pipe.
EurekAlert
added Apr 4, 2017 20:48
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[Asia, India] Hookah bar owner gets 3 years in jail for selling tobacco to minors

The owner of a hookah bar in the city was on Friday awarded three years in jail and fined Rs 1 lakh for selling tobacco to minors in a two-year-old case. Chief judicial magistrate Gagandeep Mittal convicted Rahul Yadav, the owner of Kasba Bar and Snooker
Times of India
added Jan 24, 2017 16:59
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Waterpipe Promotion and Use on Instagram: #Hookah

users take pride in their purchases and like to show their customized, and often times elaborate, waterpipes to their followers. Instagram has been underutilized in understanding tobacco related-behaviors and identifying tobacco-related promotional materi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 24, 2017 05:20
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[Kentucky] VIDEO: Are e-cigarettes, hookahs next to be banned?

Saying that e-cigarettes and hookahs present a threat to non-users and air quality, Louisville’s health department is recommending that the Metro Council ban their use indoors....The 77-page report, obtained by the Courier-Journal through an open records
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jan 19, 2017 18:43
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Hookah tobacco labels are misleading, Roswell Park, UB researchers find

Label information on many hookah tobacco products is misleading and may be misinterpreted by consumers, according to new research on nicotine and pH levels...researchers examined the nicotine content and pH levels of 140 different packages of 12 brands of
EurekAlert
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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[Kentucky] Poll: 58% back indoor bans on e-cigs, hookahs

More than half of Louisville residents support expanding the city's smoking ban to include e-cigarettes and hookah products, according to a health department survey. Local residents were invited to participate in the informal poll last month as part of
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Nov 12, 2016 22:47
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[UK] French mayors ban hookah pipes as racial tensions rise ($$)

At least four mayors in southeast France and one in the Paris region have made it illegal to smoke them in public after complaints from locals. Critics say that the ban illustrates how France is turning against immigrant communities from Muslim countrie
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 3, 2016 22:50
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[Hungary, UK] EXCLUSIVE: Ched Evans seen smoking a shisha pipe during rowdy session in Budapest bar with his new teammates in pre-season bonding trip

two shisha pipes on their table and multiple jagerbombs. 'One shisha was then smashed leading to the bouncers coming over to have a word and asked them to calm down or they would be out.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 18, 2016 19:43
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