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The Global Hookah Tobacco Market is forescasted to grow at a CAGR of 8.52% during the period 2018-2022.

PR Newswire
added Nov 15, 2018 10:19
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Cigarette Smoking Among U.S. Adults Lowest Ever Recorded: 14% in 2017

Scott Gottlieb, M.D. “We’ve taken new steps to ultimately render combustible cigarettes minimally or non-addictive and to advance a framework to encourage innovation of potentially less harmful products such as e-cigarettes for adults who still seek acces
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Nov 8, 2018 21:07
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Hookah Pipes Far From Harmless, Study Warns

Smoking a hookah may be as damaging to blood vessels as smoking cigarettes...in addition to toxic substances from tobacco and nicotine, hookah smoke exposes users to charcoal combustion products, including large amounts of carbon monoxide," she said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 6, 2018 15:37
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Blood vessel function takes harmful hit from hookah tobacco smoking

Smoking hookah tobacco acutely impairs blood vessels' ability to function, according to preliminary research to be presented in Chicago at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2018. Hookah, also known as a waterpipe, consists of a bowl,
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 6, 2018 12:40
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'Polytobacco' Use: A Gateway to Cigarettes for Young Adults?

During 2 years of follow-up, the participants who used more non-cigarette products, such as electronic cigarettes, cigars, or hookah, showed the largest increases in cigarette smoking volume, reported Neal Doran, PhD, of the University of California San
MedPage Today
added Nov 6, 2018 12:31
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[Canada] Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CTADS): summary of results for 2017

The prevalence of current cigarette smoking in 2017 was 15% (4.6 million smokers), an increase from 13% (3.9 million smokers) in 2015. A higher percentage of males (17% or 2.5 million) than females (13% or 2.1 million) were current smokers. Eleven percen
Canada.ca (ca)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:39
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Evidence of compensation among waterpipe smokers using harm reduction components

Waterpipe smokers engaged in compensation (i.e., increased and more intense puffing) to make up for decreased mainstream nicotine delivery from the same tobacco heated two ways. Waterpipe components can affect human puffing behaviours, exposures and subje
Tobacco Control
added Oct 30, 2018 22:11
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[New York] Don’t hinder the hookah No obstaculicen la hookah

Enacted last year, the new law required businesses that wish to sell hookah to apply for permits between April 16 and October 22, 2018, to raise the minimum age for the purchase of hookah to 21 years old and to post warning signs provided by the New York
Manhattan Times
added Oct 25, 2018 23:45
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[New York] Non-Tobacco Hookah Bar Owners Say They Face Closure Under New Smoking Laws

A new regulation comes into effect at midnight on Oct. 22, banning New York restaurants and bars from serving non-tobacco hookah without a permit. Dozens of bar owners that offer the water pipes gathered on the steps of New York City Hall on Oct. 22 to a
The Epoch Times
added Oct 24, 2018 02:23
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Polytobacco Use Among a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescent and Young Adult E-Cigarette Users

Just over half of ENDS users also used other tobacco products, increasing their risk for nicotine addiction and other health harms. The Food and Drug Administration is responsible for communicating product risk to consumers and should consider common pat
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Oct 20, 2018 14:46
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