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[Iran] Water pipe smoking has the same respiratory effects as smoking cigarettes

A new study published in the journal Respirology reveals that water pipe smoking, such as hookah or bong smoking, affects lung function and respiratory symptoms as much as cigarette smoking.
EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:07
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[Iran] Hookah Effects as Harmful as Cigarettes, Study Finds

Wheeze, cough, chest tightness evident in those who smoke using either method
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 31, 2012 17:40
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[Israel] Iran study: Water pipes as dangerous as cigarettes

Iranian researchers at Mashhad University of Medical Science -- who have just published a study on the matter in the journal Respirology -- have found that nargilas are just as harmful to lung function and the respiratory system as conventional tobacco pr
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 30, 2012 09:51
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Iran's 'morality police' target cafe culture

Police raid and shut down 87 cafes and restaurants, arresting women for "un-Islamic" behaviour such as smoking hookah.
Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Jul 16, 2012 18:23
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Iran's cigarette imports hit $17 million over 2 months ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Jun 18, 2012 22:18
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Iranian newspapers say government allows water pipes back into tea houses

AP - Associated Press
added Nov 22, 2011 00:00
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[Iran] The Water Pipe Wars

Confusing rules, conflicting agendas. Sometimes a pipe is not just a pipe.
PBS
added Nov 22, 2011 00:00
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Iran fires up voters with partial lifting of water pipe ban

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's government reverses unpopular ban on smoking in tea houses - but only for men
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 18, 2011 00:00
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National and subnational mortality effects of metabolic risk factors and smoking in Iran: a comparative risk assessment

Population Health Metrics 2011, 9:55 doi:10.1186/1478-7954-9-55 Published: 11 October 2011
Population Health Metrics (uk)
added Oct 11, 2011 00:00
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[Iran] Association of waterpipe smoking and road traffic crashes

BioMed Central (uk)
added Apr 29, 2011 00:00
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