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Dangers of Nicotine Are Highlighted in New Report

, a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics puts the spotlight on nicotine... Nicotine is especially dangerous for children and adolescents, the report notes, who are increasingly turning to products like e-cigs and hookahs instead of tradition
Consumer Reports
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
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[Asia, India] ‘HOOKAH BARS WON’T DISAPPEAR IN SMOKE’

Hookah bar owners in the city have a hard time digesting the fact that their line of business has now been deemed illegal by the state government. The owners had invested lakhs in developing the infrastructure and ambience, after the Supreme Court had pe
Ahmedabad Mirror (in)
added Dec 17, 2016 07:11
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[Asia, India] GUJARAT CLEARS ORDINANCE BANNING HOOKAH BARS IN STATE

“The Gujarat cabinet today approved an ordinance to effect necessary amendments in the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) of 2003,” Minister of State for Home, Pradeepsinh Jadeja said in Gandhinagar. Once it comes into effect, those found
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Dec 17, 2016 07:10
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NIH-Funded Survey Reports Decline in Vaping and Use of Hookahs, Cigarettes by Teens

Monitoring the Future (MTF), a survey funded by the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Drug Abuse has found that vaping among adolescents has declined over the past year. The survey also reported a decline in the use of hookahs and cig
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Dec 17, 2016 06:53
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Hookah tobacco labels are misleading, Roswell Park, UB researchers find

Label information on many hookah tobacco products is misleading and may be misinterpreted by consumers, according to new research on nicotine and pH levels...researchers examined the nicotine content and pH levels of 140 different packages of 12 brands of
EurekAlert
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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Nicotine and pH in Waterpipe Tobacco

In products that claimed to, and contained, tobacco (N = 120), the label did not predict actual nicotine content...There is a need for standardized testing of waterpipe tobacco products for nicotine, pH, and other constituents. Erroneous waterpipe tobacco
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Dec 16, 2016 20:15
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[Asia, India] R.I.P. hookah! Gujarat bans all tobacco-based cafes

banned hookah bars running across the state and warned of stringent punishment if the orders are defied. Speaking to ANI, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupsaid Hookah bars have been ruining the lives of youths, adding that he will not let the land of Maha
ANI (in)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:33
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Teen use of any illicit drug other than marijuana at new low, same true for alcohol (PDF)

Declines in cigarette smoking and certain other forms of tobacco use also occurred among teens in 2016, continuing an important and now longterm trend in the use of cigarettes.
Monitoring the Future
added Dec 13, 2016 19:08
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Vaping, hookah use by US teens declines for first time (PDF)

the percentage of U.S. teens who vape declined in 2016—the first significant reversal of a rapid rise in adolescent vaping. The rate grew from nearzero levels of use in 2011 to one of the most common forms of adolescent substance use by 2015, researchers
Monitoring the Future
added Dec 13, 2016 19:05
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New Survey Shows Both Youth Smoking and E-Cigarette Use Fell This Year

Monitoring the Future survey...also provides the first evidence that the dramatic rise in youth e-cigarette use may be starting to reverse. Youth use of cigars and hookah (water pipes) also fell... It is within our reach to win the fight against tobacco,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 13, 2016 15:17
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