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Almost 20% of high school seniors use hookahs

Almost 1 in 5 senior high school students in the US report using hookahs to smoke tobacco in the past year, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Sep 16, 2015 13:20
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Correlates of hookah use and predictors of hookah trial in U.S. young adults.

Results highlight rapid transitions in hookah use and several risk factors for initiation. Future studies should examine how these factors could be used as intervention targets to reduce tobacco use in this vulnerable age group.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Sep 9, 2015 22:20

[UK] Waterpipe tobacco and electronic cigarette use in a southeast London adult sample: a cross-sectional analysis

Conclusions Waterpipe tobacco was common and more prevalent than e-cigarettes in this population. Interventions to prevent and control waterpipe are unlikely to marginalize traditional waterpipe-using communities.
Journal of Public Health
added Sep 7, 2015 11:21

[UK] Londoners are risking health with shisha smoking

"Many people are trying shisha unaware that it carries the same risks as smoking cigarettes. The variety of tobacco flavours and lack of awareness leads people to incorrectly believe this is a healthy product. On the contrary, there is now good evidence t
added Sep 7, 2015 11:20

Why college students are now smoking more pot than cigarettes

"Unfortunately," the researchers wrote, "the appreciable declines in cigarette smoking have been accompanied by some increases in the use of other forms of tobacco or nicotine."
The Washington Post
added Sep 2, 2015 15:03

[UK] Waterpipe tobacco smoking impact on public health: implications for policy

Consistent, comprehensive, and unambiguous legislative language is necessary to prevent establishments where waterpipe tobacco smoking occurs from skirting legislation and other forms of regulatory control. Stricter laws are needed due to the increasing n
Dove Medical Press (uk)
added Aug 30, 2015 23:46

Truth Campaign Targets Social Smoking, Hookahs as Cigarette Use Declines

The Truth campaign will debut a new spot “It’s a Trap” during MTV’s Video Music Awards on Sunday. The Truth campaign wants to put out more than just cigarettes. The anti-smoking youth campaign is for the first time tackling social smoking, hookahs and f
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Aug 30, 2015 23:34


“Teens want to believe that social smoking is a casual, harmless activity, but very simply: It’s a Trap,” said Robin Koval, CEO ..."Our new ad uses pop-culture memes to make the point that no matter what type of tobacco and no matter the frequency, smoki
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 30, 2015 22:05

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] RAZAK: Smoking out the truth about vaping

Even worse, if it is “haram”, what is there to “wait” for? It is incumbent on the Muslim personnel in the ministry to clarify what the “haram” ruling actually entails, to the minister. In short, there is no room for any delay in decision-making if the
New Straits Times (my)
added Aug 19, 2015 09:57

New truth® Ad: Don’t Get Played by Flavored Tobacco Products

a new truth ad has another important message: The battle isn’t just about cigarettes. With the warning “Don’t get played while they get paid,” the ad informs young people that other tobacco products, such as hookah and little cigars, are also addictive a
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 18, 2015 10:08
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