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VIDEO: Hookahs and e-cigarettes

Researchers at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University at Buffalo have found many labels on hookah tobacco is misleading in the amount of nicotine the product contains. 19 (UPI) -- A new study shows that the labeling on hookah tobacco products i
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Apr 4, 2017 20:39
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Electric hookah heating pads could be worse than charcoal for health

The gooey, flavorful tobacco in hookah pipes is normally burned with specially made charcoal briquettes, which can contain heavy metals or other toxins. But a study by UC graduate student Ryan Saadawi found that a popular alternative – electric heating d
ScienceBlog
added Apr 4, 2017 17:34
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UC Chemistry Study Finds Heat Of Hookah Pipe Could Be Biggest Health Culprit For Smokers

Saadawi said heavy metals in charcoal are just one potential health risk inherent to smoking a hookah pipe. He suspects the culprits that killed the lung cells were volatile organic compounds such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, which are released w
Public.
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Ministry in bid to regulate cigarette use among youth

THE Health Ministry will crank up its move to stamp out smoking among Malaysians by regulating electronic cigarettes, vaporisers and shishas. These devices will be banned for those aged 21 and below, and will be regulated under the new Control of Tobac
New Straits Times (my)
added Mar 30, 2017 11:44
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Identifying "social smoking" U.S. young adults using an empirically-driven approach.

Nearly 60% of the "social smoker" class self-identified as a social smoker, 30% as an ex-smoker/tried smoking, and 12% as a non-smoker. The "social smoker" class was most likely to report using tobacco mainly or only with others. Past 30-day cigarette use
Addictive Behaviors
added Mar 29, 2017 15:07
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[Kentucky] GOP float changes to e-cigarettes, hookah ban

Republican Metro Councilwoman Marilyn Parker wants hookah bars to be exempt for two years from a Democratic-sponsored measure that would ban the smoking device along with electronic cigarettes from indoor use. Eight Democratic members sponsored a propos
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 28, 2017 15:50
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[Georgia] Columbus businesses, health advocates fired-up over proposed smoking ban

A proposed city ordinance that would make Columbus a smoke-free city has fired up people on both sides of the debate. Proponents and opponents swarmed a Columbus Council meeting earlier this week for the first reading of the legislation. Among the oppo
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Mar 17, 2017 07:32
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[Mexico] Amber Rose puts on very busty display in skimpy orange bikini after puffing away at a hookah bar during Cabo San Lucas getaway

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 9, 2017 19:11
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[Asia, Jordan, Mid-east] 19 cafes closed in crackdown on selling argileh to minors

as the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) continues strict measures to inspect facilities serving argileh, an informed source said Saturday. Serving argileh (water pipe) to minors is illegal under the Public Health Law.
Jordan Times (jo)
added Mar 1, 2017 04:19
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[Asia, Uae] A Dubai cafe was shut down for serving shisha illegally

Dubai Municipality announced on Sunday that it shut down one establishment and issued fines to 74 others for providing smoking facilities in amusement and entertainment areas. Redha Salman, Director of Health and Safety Department of Dubai Municipali
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 21, 2017 01:55
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