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Social Aspects of Hookah Smoking Among US Youth [FREE FULL TEXT]

Peer influence most strongly predicted occasional smoking, whereas household member influence most strongly predicted frequent hookah smoking. More than 3 in 5 youth overestimated the prevalence of hookah smoking within their grade. Mass media and program
Pediatrics
added Jul 4, 2018 04:22
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U.S. teens may smoke hookah because `everyone else is doing it'

More than half of U.S. teens overestimate how often their peers smoke hookah, and a new study suggests this makes them more than nine times more likely to try it themselves. “Adolescence is a critical developmental stage when youth are under pressure to
Reuters
added Jul 4, 2018 04:20
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] The unsurmountable battle against deadly lung cancer

In Malaysia, 90 per cent of cases are presented at stage three and four where possibility of being cured is extremely low. Every day, 10 Malaysians die of lung cancer. Smoking is by far the leading risk factor for lung cancer and the main cause for 80 p
New Straits Times (my)
added Jul 4, 2018 03:14
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[UK] Semi-naked women are being used to promote dangerous shisha on social media and turning hookah addiction into a 'badge of honour', study finds

Sexual social media posts are promoting dangerous shisha, new research suggests. Out of more than 11,500 Instagram posts at any one time, nearly all advocate hookah, with just 0.4 percent highlighting its health risks, a US study found.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 3, 2018 16:28
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#Hookahlife: The Rise of Waterpipe Promotion on Instagram

Instagram posts cast hookah in an overwhelmingly positive light and may normalize hookah use through associations with nightlife, community, and hookah identity. Policy makers and researchers should explore approaches for reducing the volume of promotiona
Health Education & Behavior
added Jul 2, 2018 15:59
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VIDEO: Hookah Posts on Social Media May Promote Its Usage

Posts with hashtags, such as #hookah or #shisha, on social media platforms may portray its use in an overwhelmingly positive manner despite its serious health risks, a new study suggests. The findings, published in the journal Health Education and Behav
News18 (Global Broadcast News) (in)
added Jul 2, 2018 15:57
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Hookah health news from your very own galaxy

Over the course of the 10 “Star War” movies, hookahs have played an ever-increasing role. Little wonder that from 2008 to 2014 the number of high school kids who had ever smoked a hookah went from almost 9 percent to 13 ...hookah bars that rent water pipe
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 1, 2018 13:14
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#Hookahlife: Social media posts spread misleading information on hookah use

study finds that Instagram users using #hookah or #shisha portray hookah use in an overwhelmingly positive manner, despite its serious health risks. Published in Health Education & Behavior, the study authors examined nearly 300 Instagram posts and found
EurekAlert
added Jun 29, 2018 20:21
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[UK] SMOKING HOT England Wags party into early hours at World Cup in Russia with shisha, champers and shots

WIVES and girlfriends of the England stars painted the town red as they indulged in booze, desserts and shisha... Harry Maguire's girlfriend, Fern Hawkins, and Rebekah treated herself to a shisha pipe that was shared around the group. Rebekah kept all h
The Sun (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:04
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VIDEO: Not business as usual as Shisha pots are burnt in Kenya

Shisha pots set ablaze by the Cabinet Secretary for Interior Affairs Hon. Matiangi.Shisha pots set ablaze by
You Tube
added Jun 23, 2018 16:30
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