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[Kentucky] Poll: 58% back indoor bans on e-cigs, hookahs

More than half of Louisville residents support expanding the city's smoking ban to include e-cigarettes and hookah products, according to a health department survey. Local residents were invited to participate in the informal poll last month as part of
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Nov 12, 2016 22:47
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[Asia, India] WHO convention calls for monitoring waterpipe tobacco use

PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Nov 10, 2016 14:20
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[Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] Smoking hookah at home pollutes indoor air more than cigarettes

in their homes generate carbon monoxide, a toxic gas, and tiny pollution particles known as PM 2.5 at levels at least double those produced by cigarettes, according to a recent study in Dubai. Even in the rooms adjacent to where people smoked hookah, air
Reuters
added Nov 8, 2016 23:04
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[UK] Shisha lounge owners face crackdown and huge fines for ignoring smoking laws

Courts are handing out heavy fines to owners who let people smoke cigarettes and shisha pipes on their premises. ... shisha bars, which are popular in areas with large Middle Eastern or southern Asian communities, are ignoring the ban nine years after it
The [London, UK] Express
added Nov 7, 2016 14:45
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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] WARNING: Shisha worse than cigarette smoking

A new study by the NYU Abu Dhabi Public Health Research Centre has revealed that smoking shisha at home exposes children and non-smokers in the house to even more harmful pollutants than secondhand smoke from cigarettes.
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:14
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[Russia, Ukraine] Власть взяла контрабанда [Authorities took smuggling]

One of the important issues: how to ensure the performance and marketing of "Hamad" plant, which was before the war and is currently the market leader in counterfeit tobacco? "Hamad" manufactures and supplies a whole range of products, ranging from the c
Novaya Gazeta (ru)
added Nov 2, 2016 21:48
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[Asia, India] WHO: New Smoking Products, Internet Pose Dangers for Tobacco Control

The World Health Organization warns that tobacco control efforts are being threatened by new smoking products and new online advertising opportunities that can reach young people around the world. Such threats are to be addressed next week at an intern
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Nov 2, 2016 05:46
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Flavoured non-cigarette tobacco product use among US adults: 2013–2014

Flavoured NCTP use is prominent among US adult tobacco users, particularly among e-cigarette, hookah and cigar users. Flavoured product use, especially fruit and sweet-flavoured products, was higher among younger adults. It is important for tobacco preven
Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2016 00:59
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Effects of hookah smoking on indoor air quality in homes

demonstrates potentially hazardous levels of home air pollution in rooms where hookahs are being smoked as well as in adjacent rooms. These levels were greater than those in cigarette smoking homes, raising concerns about potential negative health effects
Tobacco Control
added Oct 27, 2016 01:15
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Hookah Dangers Smolder Beneath New Regulations

Pharmacists can play an important role in communitywide education programs regarding the dangers of using hookahs and update other health care professionals on the new regulations. Educating middle and high school students is a great way for pharmacists
Pharmacy Times
added Oct 25, 2016 13:33
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