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[Indiana] Hello, hookahs: Damask owner puts exotic smokes outside eatery

Cafe Damask, which serves authentic Mediterranean cuisine, now offers outdoor hookah smoking. ... "While many hookah smokers may consider this practice less harmful than smoking cigarettes, hookah smoking carries many of the same health risks as cigaret
Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Jul 7, 2013 17:24
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[Malaysia] Deadly puff - Editorial

the biggest consideration is to ensure that shisha smoking is an adult and informed choice, and that the right of non-smokers to not be exposed to unwelcome second- and third-hand smoke is protected. Beyond that, a person's choice of poison is his right.
New Straits Times (my)
added Jul 7, 2013 10:00
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[Nebraska] HUCKABEE: Smoking hookah like kissing someone with the flu?

science disagrees. Studies show the risks are typically the same as smoking cigarettes as the water does not filter out the toxins in the smoke. A hookah smoker usually takes a deeper pull on the pipe (a “hit”), inhaling higher concentrations of smoke and
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jul 7, 2013 21:13
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[California] No Fire Yet in Hookah Tobacconist's Lawsuit

SAN DIEGO (CN) - A manufacturer of hookah tobacco cannot block certain e-liquid products that it says infringe on its products, a federal judge ruled. Starbuzz Tobacco is suing Wisam Namou and Sukrat Namou over e-liquid products that have labe
Courthouse News
added Jul 7, 2013 21:06
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Motives, beliefs and attitudes towards waterpipe tobacco smoking: a systematic review [FREE FULL TEXT]

We electronically searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, and the ISI the Web of Science ... Socializing, relaxation, pleasure and entertainment were the main motives for waterpipe use. While waterpipe users were aware of the health hazards of waterpipe smoking, they
Harm Reduction Journal
added Sep 22, 2013 13:51
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[Malawi] Shisha smoking under fire over health risks

A hookah habit can harm your health, largely due to the many misconceptions about shisha, says Dr S. Dhesi Baha Raja, former assistant state health director of the Maternal and Child Health division at the Sabah State Health department. The flavoured toba
AsiaOne (sg)
added Aug 13, 2013 14:01
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[Malaysia] Alarm As 'Shisha' Smoking Takes Urban Tanzania By Storm

- A new 'fashionable' trend of Shisha smoking among the youth especially young girls in the Tanzanian capital city Dar es Salaam is proving to be a concern. The Head of the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Unit in the Ministry of Health and Social Welfa
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:33
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[Tanzania] Alarm as "shisha smoking takes urban Dar es Salaam by storm

Dr Sabuni said that as per the current trends, for a bar to appear fashionable today, it has to have a shisha parlour and thus the reason why they are mushrooming all over Dar es Salaam and other urban regions. "We are extremely concerned because for sta
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 30, 2013 12:02
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[Florida] PUFF PUFF PASS: Christina Milian Smokes Hookah In Her Black Bikini

The "Dip It Low" singer hung out by the pool with a group of female friends as they smoked Platinum E. Hookah, a brand of electronic portable hookah her boyfriend Jas Prince owns.
TheYBF (Young, Black and Fabulous) (blog)
added Jun 30, 2013 12:53
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[Florida] Banning the bongs: New law targets sale of drug pipes

While the South Daytona shop only sells electronic cigarettes, hookahs and the chance to roll your own tobacco cigarettes, store owner Brenda Sherman said she wouldn't want to sell those other items anyway — items that legislators voted to ban. On Monda
Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal
added Jun 30, 2013 21:43
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