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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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#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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EXCLUSIVE: Customs BANS smokers from using a website selling cigarettes to Australians for just $4 a pack - with the new laws coming into force on July 1

'Ciggies World' lists hundreds of tobacco products for sale at incredibly cheap prices, with a packet of 20 Marlboro Gold cigarettes being sold for just $4 - compared to the normal retail price of $30. Australian smokers order the tobacco products from
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 21:47
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[Georgia] Social media may be creating a new generation of smokers

Huang explained that efficient, low-cost marketing through Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat could be what gave JUUL such a jum...r, social media marketing has become increasingly popular and difficult to regulate. Consequentially, those who see
Georgia State University Signal
added Jun 28, 2018 15:03
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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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What Is Heat-But-Not-Burn Tobacco? Are so-called modified risk technologies safer than traditional cigarettes?

one of the reasons why new smoking technologies like this don't always catch fire (pun intended) among smokers looking to quit or reduce how much they smoke is because it's challenging to replace the look, feel and experience of smoking a conventional cig
U.S. News & World Report
added Jun 26, 2018 16:05
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[Australia] E-cigarettes, smoking and health / A Literature Review Update (PDF) (394pp)

regular use of e-cigarettes is likely to have adverse health consequences. There is a lack of clarity about the magnitude of adverse health effects...the effectiveness of this method compared with other smoking cessation methods is not known.
CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) (au)
added Aug 8, 2018 19:07
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BELLAFANTE: Marijuana: The Signature Olfactory Experience of New York

so much of the pot commonly smoked today is pungent enough to resist efforts to conceal it. Even when this couple volunteered to stop smoking in their apartment, taking the habit outside instead, the mere fact of the pot lying around the house caused the
New York Times
added Jun 22, 2018 18:05
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Pro-smoking Japanese lawmaker apologizes for heckling cancer patient

Yoichi Anami, a ruling party MP, shouted “Enough already!” at a hearing last week when Kazuo Hasegawa, a 47-year-old non-smoker with stage four lung cancer, was testifying about the danger of secondhand smoke. Anami’s jeer sparked widespread criticism o
Reuters
added Jun 21, 2018 14:26
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[Virginia] CASEY: Bike fix-it man mixes cycling with anti-smoking advocacy

John Smiley, 75, doubts he'd be with us today if he hadn't quit a three-pack-a-day habit in 1983. He spreads his anti-tobacco fervor at Smiley's Bikeworks, behind The Green Goat bar and grill in Wasena, where rehabbed two-wheelers are very affordable. Re
Roanoke (VA) Times & World News
added Jun 21, 2018 13:49
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