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Study finds hookahs to be more harmful than traditional cigarettes

Researchers measured heart rate, blood pressure, arterial stiffness, blood nicotine and exhaled carbon monoxide levels in 48 healthy, young hookah smokers before and after 30 minutes of hookah smoking. The study showed that a single session of hookah s
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:18
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How 30 minutes of hookah smoking affects your heart

A new study conducted by researchers at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) supports the WHO's conclusion. Specifically, the researchers show the effects of just one session of hookah smoking on heart rate, blood pressure, and arterial stiffn
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 7, 2018 20:31
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Smoking hookah is just as bad for your heart as cigarettes, study suggests

Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) found hookah smoking had the same short-term cardiovascular effects as cigarettes, suggesting the long-term risks are probably comparable, too. Smoking hookah is not safe according to new
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 15:15
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Hookah smoking raises cardiovascular risk comparable to traditional cigarette smoking, study finds

“Our findings challenge the concept that fruit-flavored hookah tobacco smoking is a healthier tobacco alternative. It is not,” said Mary Rezk-Hanna, the study's lead author. In direct contradiction to marketing efforts claiming that hookah (water pipe)
University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
added Aug 3, 2018 21:45
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Acute Effect of Hookah Smoking on Arterial Stiffness and Wave Reflections in Adults Aged 18 to 34 Years of Age

the present study shows for the first time that in young adult hookah smokers, a single hookah smoking session causes an acute increase in arterial stiffness of comparable magnitude to what has been previously reported for cigarettes. Further research is
American Journal of Cardiology
added Aug 3, 2018 21:44
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NGOs File Motion for Summary Judgment in Lawsuit Challenging FDA’s Guidance Extending Deeming Rule Compliance Policy Deadlines

The NGOs make three main arguments: (1) the Guidance unlawfully authorizes manufacturers to continue marketing newly-deemed tobacco products without obtaining the required FDA marketing order, contrary to the requirements of the Family Smoking Prevention
Lexology (uk)
added Aug 3, 2018 17:45
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[Dominican Republic] Death by hookah: Model, 26, dies after night out smoking hubble-bubble and complaining she had a 'pain in her neck'

A young mother in the Dominican Republic fell sick and passed away last Sunday after a night out with friends drinking liquor and smoking hookah. According to news reports, Jennifer Munoz, 26, had visited a bar when she started complaining of headaches,
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 23:31
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Impact of the WHO FCTC on non-cigarette tobacco products [FREE FULL TEXT]

The strongest achievements have been in protection from exposure to tobacco smoke; controlling advertising, promotion and sponsorship; controlling sales to and by minors; education, communication and public awareness; and packaging and labelling of NCTP.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 1, 2018 16:01
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Impact of the WHO FCTC on non-cigarette tobacco products [FREE FULL TEXT]

Future work should address the deep-rooted social acceptance of NCTP, the laxity in their control, their exclusion from regulations in some countries and the failure to subject them to increased taxation. Control measures should also specifically target t
Tobacco Control
added Jul 31, 2018 22:36
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E-cigarettes, tobacco linked to higher risk of oral cancer

the vast majority of non-cigarette tobacco users are exposed to carcinogen levels comparable to or exceeding exposure among exclusive cigarette smokers, levels that are likely to place users at substantial risk. The full findings are present in the journ
New Kerala.com (in)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:46
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