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Nicotine content in cigarettes sold in Kenya, Africa market higher than in Western countries

More worrying is the new trend where youngsters are smoking shisha, which is 10 times more harmful as compared to cigarettes. The nicotine found in cigarettes in African countries is 25 per cent more concentrated than the ones sold in Western countries,
The Standard (ke)
added Nov 28, 2017 21:46

[Canada] Bob Layton Editorial: Hookah Hello

But, there are deaths we do know are coming, about 3,000 of them every year, from using tobacco. And yet, the province is still not doing all it can to protect all workers from second-hand smoke. The Lung Association is concerned about thousands of work
Global News (ca)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:13
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Nairobi remains the highest consumer of the product usually sold in clubs. This is according to a report by the Tobacco Control Board released in Nakuru Tuesday. Ms Isabella Karanja, a member of the board, said a big population of the young people in u
Nation Media (ke)
added Nov 23, 2017 00:21

[Asia, India] Health ministry planning to issue advisory to states on risks of e-smoking

The Union health ministry is planning to issue an advisory to all states on the health risks of electronic smoking, even as it is in a quandary over which legal provisions it should be banned under. The advisory is likely to mention that products such as
Indian Express (in)
added Nov 20, 2017 18:36
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[Asia, Jordan, Mid-east] AUB Launches the WHO Center for Hookah Smoking Research

A ceremony to launch the World Health Organization (WHO) Knowledge Hub for Waterpipe Research was held at AUB's West Hall in Bathish Auditorium during the “Third International Conference on Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Research,” which was organized by AUB’s
Al (jo)
added Nov 17, 2017 20:38

[Asia, India] Mumbai: 25% students between 10 and 19 addicted to smoking

A survey conducted by the Prince Aly Khan Hospital, Mazgaon, in association with the Manipal University, has revealed that 25 per cent of the students, between 10 and 19, studying in city municipal and private schools, are getting increasingly habituated
Free Press Journal (in)
added Nov 7, 2017 04:00
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Toxicological impact of waterpipe smoking and flavorings in the oral cavity and respiratory system

This review discusses the current evidence of waterpipe smoke effects on the oral health and respiratory system based on basic and clinical science and provides future directions for research and regulatory science on how WS can affect the oral cavity and
Inhalation Toxicology
added Mar 9, 2018 20:14

[Asia, India] Restaurants in Delhi serving nicotine Hookah as herbal Hookah: Delhi government

Delhi State Tobacco Control Cell of Delhi government has conducted raids in various parts of Delhi and found significant amount of nicotine after analyzing samples. According to the Delhi government, Hookah bar and restaurants are selling these Hookah ill
New Indian Express (in)
added Nov 1, 2017 16:29

[Asia, India] Delhi government cracks down on city’s hookah bars, asks police, municipal corporations to cancel licences

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said that hookah smoking was not allowed in either non-smoking or even smoking zones in the national capital. Jain has said Delhi Police and municipal corporations should immediately cancel the licences of restaurants
Financial Express (in)
added Oct 31, 2017 16:55

On Heels of Anti-Tobacco Overhaul, New York City Targets Non-Tobacco Shisha Blog Tobacco Law Blog

de Blasio signed into law three measures targeting non-tobacco shisha. According to one of the co-sponsors, these laws were passed in “an effort to bust the misperception that non-tobacco shisha is healthier than cigarettes when, in fact, they are not.”
Lexology (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 00:54
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