Headlines Tagged with Hookahs/Shisha / Water Pipes — 2,624 headlines found
A team of researchers at the American University of Sharjah (AUS) has dispelled the notion that alternative tobacco products (ATPs) such as shisha and medwakh (a small smoking pipe popular in the region) are less harmful than cigarettes.
May 31, 2017 Khaleej Times (ae)
added May 31, 2017 17:38
[Asia, India] No Hookahs In Smoking Zones At Bars, Airports As Govt Toughens Rules Over Public Smoking
The move is aimed at fixing a loophole in the rules that stated “only smoking and no other services shall be allowed” in smoking areas, which was being exploited by some hotel and restaurant owners to offer hookah services. Smoking under the Cigarettes
May 30, 2017 Times of India
added May 30, 2017 21:20
Customs officers seized more than 41 kilos of nargile tobacco and arrested three people on Sunday for tax evasion. At around 11.30am officers who checked the luggage of a passenger arriving at Larnaca airport found 25.4 kilos of tobacco in his possession
May 29, 2017 Cyprus Mail (cy)
added May 31, 2017 00:16
But irrespective of the programs to create awareness on the harmful effects of smoking, statistics show that 14-15% of Iranians from the 80 million population are regular cigarette smokers (more than 3% are women, and 20% men). “Though most of the cigar
May 28, 2017 Financial Tribune
added May 29, 2017 01:09
the government has prohibited food and drinks from being served in designated smoking areas. Moreover, hotels, restaurants and airports will now have to prominently display a board at the entrance of designated smoking areas with the warning: 'Tobacco smo
May 27, 2017 Times of India
added May 27, 2017 03:07
Smokers latest fad — hookahs — will no longer be permitted in smoking zones at hotels, restaurants and airports. The new smoking rules notified by the Union health ministry prohibits “services” in the smoking zones.
May 27, 2017 Asian Age (in)
added May 27, 2017 00:43
The government has decided to ban the sale and use of hookahs in hotels, restaurants and even airports while smoking is otherwise legally permitted. According to an official notification of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on May 23, the go
May 25, 2017 Millennium Post (in)
added May 26, 2017 01:19
The Department of Epidemiology at Florida International University's (FIU) Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work unveiled the first clinical research laboratory for tobacco smoking in South Florida to assess the impact that waterpipe (a
May 25, 2017 Public.
added May 25, 2017 22:00
THE State Government has vowed to snuff out plans for “shisha smoking cafes” in Glenorchy, citing among its concerns uncertainty about “what substance is being smoked”. Shisha cafes, which involve flavoured, low-content tobacco and non-tobacco smoking us
May 17, 2017 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added May 17, 2017 23:44
Positive Impression of Hookah Smoking Doubles the Odds of a Non-Smoker Taking Their First Puff, New University of Pittsburgh Research Finds
Young adults who take up hookah tobacco smoking do so because they think it’s cool and attractive, and they weren’t dissuaded by the health dangers of smoking.
May 16, 2017 PR Web
added May 17, 2017 15:30