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Teens who try tobacco products that aren't cigarettes are twice as likely to try cigs a year later

Researchers found any use of e-cigarettes, hookah, non-cigarette combustible tobacco or smokeless tobacco in one year doubled the chance that teens smoked cigarettes the following year. The study, published today in JAMA Pediatrics from researchers at th
CNBC
added Jan 10, 2018 18:29
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[Africa, Kenya] 5 shocking facts about Shisha you didn't know

The recent ban on shisha smoking by Health CS Cleopha Mailu undoubtedly dealt a big blow to businessmen who dealt in the product. However, many people still don't know about shisha- which is vaporized and flavored tobacco. Here are 5 things you may not k
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Jan 5, 2018 13:01
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[Africa, Kenya] Mututho slams those oppossed to shisha ban

Former Nacada chairman John Mututho has slammed at companies, buinsess people and individuals who are still opposed to the ban on shisha smoking. Speaking in Turi, Molo, Mututho said smoking of shisha has great harm to the users with statistics indicat
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Jan 4, 2018 23:27
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Association of Noncigarette Tobacco Product Use With Future Cigarette Smoking Among Youth in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013-2015

Conclusions and Relevance Any use of e-cigarettes, hookah, noncigarette combustible tobacco, or smokeless tobacco was independently associated with cigarette smoking 1 year later. Use of more than 1 product increased the odds of progressing to cigarette
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51
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[Canada] Close workplace smoking ban loopholes, advocacy group urges Alberta government

There are still too many loopholes in the provincial legislation that outlaws smoking in the workplace 10 years after it was first introduced, advocates say. The Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta marked one decade since passage of the Tobacco and Smokin
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:45
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[Asia, India] Hookah illegal, must be banned, say doctors

Thursday night’s blaze in Kamala Mills may have been caused by a burning hookah coal setting the curtains and tarpaulin sheet covering 1 Above afire. Even as this is being investigated, anti-tobacco activists are calling for a ban on hookahs. Dr. Pankaj
The Hindu Online (in)
added Dec 31, 2017 18:48
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[Africa] Rwanda, Kenya ban shisha smoking following Tanzania’s lead

Rwanda and Kenya have banned shisha smoking, becoming the second and third African countries respectively to put bans in place. Tanzania was the first African country to implement a ban after President John Magufuli outlawed shisha smoking in July. Rwan
East African Monitor (uk)
added Dec 31, 2017 18:46
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[Africa, Kenya] MP raids shisha smoking den two days after ban

An MP from Mombasa raided a joint and flashed out youth she said were smoking shisha two days after the tobacco substance was banned by the Health ministry. Mishi Mboko (Likoni) said she found youth smoking the banned product and ordered them to leave a
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Dec 30, 2017 23:50
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[Africa, Kenya] Shisha businesspeople up in arms over ban

''This is going to put us out of employment. The government ought to have banned substances used to make shisha, and not shisha as a whole,'' John Kirwa, a young man who owns a shisha-smoking joint in Pipeline says. The government imposed the ban over c
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Dec 30, 2017 00:00
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[Africa, Kenya] Mombasa residents welcome Shisha ban

Revelers smoking shisha at Flamingo Hotel in Mombasa [Photo/the-star.co.ke] A section of Mombasa residents has welcomed the national government’s move to ban shisha sale and smoking across the nation. According to the residents, the government deserves
HiviSasa.com (ke)
added Dec 29, 2017 23:59
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