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[North Carolina] UNC Partners with FDA, NIH to Create Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill received two separate grants from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) today as part of an on-going interagency partnership. UNC will house two of 14 Tobacc
Newswise
added Sep 20, 2013 09:54
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[Florida, Oklahoma] MAYBERRY: Kevin Durant smoking sheds more light on his personality

He also was spotted in a hookah in Hong Kong last year. So apparently Durant smokes, at least on occasion. ... these are the little things that help us get to know the players we watch, root for and, in some cases, admire.
The Oklahoman
added Sep 14, 2013 12:12
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[Pakistan] Smoke without fire

Sheesha smokers are concerned that the government is deliberately ignoring the part of the law that allows smoking in designated places.
Daily Times (pk)
added Sep 13, 2013 17:21
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[Minnesota] Council to take up e-cigarette debate

The fate of electronic cigarettes and hookah bars in Duluth could be decided tonight when city councilors take up ordinances that would bring new restrictions to the local scene.
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 13, 2013 03:22
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As Hookah Smoking Grows In Popularity, Health Effects Remain Unclear

New research being presented at the 246th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in Indianapolis has found that hookah smoking is less toxic, but probably just as dangerous as cigarette smoking. “Young people are very inter
REDORBIT (formerly RedNova.com)
added Sep 11, 2013 09:15
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Hookah Smoke May Be Less Harmful Than Cigarette Tobacco, Contains Lower Levels Of 4 Toxic Metals

In new research presented at a meeting of the American Chemical Society, hookah tobacco and smoke contain lower levels of four toxic metals than those found in cigarettes. "Any form of smoking is dangerous, and our studies on toxic metals in hookah smoke
IBT - International Business Times
added Sep 11, 2013 09:12
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Toward understanding the health effects of waterpipe or 'hookah' smoking

"Any form of smoking is dangerous, and our studies on toxic metals in hookah smoke are taking the first steps toward the necessary animal and human studies that will establish a clearer picture of the relative dangers of hookah and cigarette smoking," sa
EurekAlert
added Sep 8, 2013 16:55
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[Asia, Pakistan] Managers of 2 restaurants held

Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Administration has intensified its campaign against violators of the Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-Smokers Health Ordinance 2002, a spokesman for the DC’s Office said. Deputy Commissioner Amer Ali Ahmed h
The News (pk)
added Sep 2, 2013 12:41
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[Malta] Young ‘don’t realise the danger of shisha smoke’ ($$)

The use of the shisha, or water pipe, is becoming more popular among young people but many are under the illusion that it is a safe alternative to cigarettes, according to a health official.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Sep 2, 2013 00:12
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[Uae] New anti-tobacco law hailed

Residents in the emirate – both smokers and non-smokers — have welcomed the passing of the anti-tobacco law but some feel the January enforcement is too long. “This is very good news... but they need to do it as soon as possible,” said Farida Ahmad Sidd
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Aug 26, 2013 12:37
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