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Hookah Responsible for Over Half of Tobacco Smoke Inhaled by Young Smokers

accounted for over half of the tobacco smoke volume consumed by young adult hookah and cigarette smokers in the U.S., a newUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine analysis discovered. Toxicant exposures – such as tar, carbon monoxide and nicotine –
University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences (UPMC)
added May 18, 2018 15:29
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[California] San Francisco Prop. E — Flavored tobacco ban

If it passes, Proposition E will put into effect the original supervisors’ decision — to ban the sale of flavored tobacco — including flavored hookah products, flavored liquids used in vaping, and even menthol cigarettes... So if you support a ban on the
KALW (San Francisco, CA)
added May 15, 2018 05:26
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Puff … puff … pass…Shisha culture takes Zim by storm

Now it has entered popular culture with young people taking it up as a show of sophistication, and the aromatic smoke is now common at many of Zimbabwe’s trendier clubs and bars. Now, establishments like Bulawayo’s Backroom Shisha Lounge and Vintage Shi
Zimbabwe Daily
added May 11, 2018 02:56
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[Africa] Calls for ban on Shisha smoking in Malawi, as MP demands more intervention on drug abuse

citizens are calling on the government to follow the footsteps of other African countries and ban smoking of water-pipe tobacco, popularly known as shisha, as the number of young people taking up smoking through this route is soaring.
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added May 9, 2018 14:55
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[UK] Sheffield shisha bar 'which flouted smoking laws' has licence to operate rejected

Owners of a Sheffield shisha bar have had their application for a licence rejected after owners continually flouted anti-smoking legislation. The licence on the Mint Paris Bar, in London Road, had expired and the applicant, Zobia Rafique, had applied to t
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added May 9, 2018 14:28
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[New Jersey, New York] Hookah Smoking Is More Popular Than Cigarettes And E-Cigs Among Social Smokers

Public health agencies across North America largely focus on cigarette smoking when trying to convince people that tobacco is bad for them, but new studies show that hookah smoking plays a larger role in casual smoking habits than you might think. The s
Civilized.
added May 3, 2018 17:57
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[Georgia (Country)] New Smoking Regulations Take Effect Today

Smoking of tobacco, including electronic cigarettes and Hookah, will be prohibited in all enclosed areas, with the exception of houses, psychiatric clinics, penitentiary facilities and casinos. Smoking will only be permitted in designated areas in the ai
Georgia Today (ge)
added May 3, 2018 17:56
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[Ohio] Columbus considering hookah lounge regulations, including earlier closings and no tobacco sales to teens

At a public hearing Wednesday, hookah lounge owners said the proposed regulations that the Columbus City Council will vote on Monday would be unfair, pointing to gas stations and grocery stores that sell tobacco but are open into the early morning. The
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
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[New York] VIDEO: CITY HOOKAH LOUNGES FACING NEW REG­U­LA­TIONS

bars and restaurants won't be issued a hookah permit unless 50 percent of sales come from the smoking products. The minimum age to smoke hookah has been raised from 18 to 21 and stablishments are now required to display signage warning about the dangers
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Apr 19, 2018 18:29
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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