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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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[California] Cal State Fullerton becomes the CSU systems first smoke-free campus

Cal State Fullerton became the first 100 percent smoke-free campus in the California State University system. Effective Aug. 1, smoking is prohibited in all interior and exterior campus areas and all outdoor areas owned, leased or rented by the universit
Daily Titan (Cal State Fullerton)
added Aug 26, 2013 06:19
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[Korea - South] 2NE1 CL Is The Latest K-Pop Celeb To Come Under Scrutiny For Smoking

Female rapper and leader of 2NE1, CL, often posts pictures of herself on her Instagram - sometimes several in one day. ... Some comments left by followers express the health concerns related to smoking while other people have left messages saying how co
KpopStarz.com
added Aug 22, 2013 14:28
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[Uae, Uae: Dubai] The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates : Executive regulations of anti-tobacco law announced

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the executive regulations of the anti-tobacco federal law, which were approved by Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in the Cabinet's Resolut
4-traders.com (fr)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:53
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[Illinois] Orland committee approves new indoor smoking regulations

Orland Park trustees approved a series of indoor smoking regulations Monday that further restrict what the village allows for tobacco stores under state law. The three members of the Development Services and Planning Committee all voted in favor of the
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 20, 2013 16:28
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