Tag: "hookah" at medical news
Hookah And The Gums: A Dangerous Mix
... the Journal of Periodontology says that smoking a hookah
or a water pipe has the same effect on the gums as...hygiene is concerned. The article notes that the hookah
has become pretty popular in Mediterranean restaurants, cafes and bars. It warns that the impact of ...
Tobacco Deadly In Any Form
...h the entire family participates. Warren said that hookah
is more dangerous than cigarettes. Statistics show that there is an increase in the usage of non-cigarette tobacco among girls. It is estimated that the deaths by 2020 would account to about 10 million. WHO says that tobacco usage is the cause of 90...
Hooked on the Hookah, a’int no good
...rsity researcher has said that smokers who use the hookah
, are under the impression , they are giving their... by a number of different names - shisha in Egypt, hookah
in Pakistan and India, and narghile in a number of countries from Turkey to Israel - but has histori...
Cigarette, Pipe or the Hookah , Equally Bad to Make You Go Up in Smoke !
...t a researcher from Washington has warned that the hookah
or the pipe is indeed a wolf in sheep’s clothing! ...ince 1997. He noticed a rising trend in the use of hookah
amongst the youth in Middle East as well as in United States, contrary to belief, that smoking as a ...
Islamabad Bans Hookah Smoking in Public Places
... and motels in Pakistan, The Daily Times said. A hookah
is a smoking contraption, the smoke being inhaled through a container of water. Besides tobacco, chemicals with flavour of different flowers are used for smoking. Some add illegal drugs. The Pakistani ban order was issued Wednesday covering the are...
Hookah Could Be as Harmful as Cigarettes
... (ALA). "There are a lot of misperceptions about hookah
tobacco use. There's very little information in th...250 percent after just one 40-45 minute session of hookah
smoking. Since people spend a longer period of time smoking hookah, they may inhale more carcinog...
Indian Films With Smoking Scenes may Get 'A' Certificate
...lorious rings of smoke or village elders smoking a hookah
may soon be out of reach for those below 18 years//. An autonomous body helping the Indian government in its fight against tobacco consumption has suggested that films showing smoking scenes should be awarded an 'A' (adult) certificate. Public He...
Ban on Hookah Smoking Should Stay, Argue Doctors
Campaigners are trying to get hookah
smoking exempted from Englands smoking ban for cul...is weeks BMJ say the ban should stay in place. A hookah
is a glass based waterpipe used for smoking. It is commonly used in Arabic communities for smoking h...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onnasis Phobia Over Daughters Weight Gain Revealed
...ald Kennedy, who wrote to her reprimanding her for hookah
addiction, Jackie O did not react much. But, she cancelled her daughters credit card when she found that Caroline had purchased barbecued spareribs from Mr Chow for two pounds. However, the card was reactivated after Caroline promised to accompan...