Ban on Hookah Smoking Should Stay, Argue Doctors
Campaigners are trying to get hookah
smoking exempted from Englands smoking ban for cultural reasons. Despite there being little research into the health effects , doctors writing in this weeks BMJ say the ban should stay in place.
is a glass based waterpipe used for smoking. It is...
Islamabad Bans Hookah Smoking in Public Places
Authorities have banned the use of hookah, or hubble-bubble, in the Pakistani capital saying that besides being a serious health hazard they were spoiling the younger// generation.
A way of relaxation, either individually or in company down the ages across South Asia and the Middle East, the ...
Cigarette, Pipe or the Hookah , Equally Bad to Make You Go Up in Smoke !
New York: Hookah
is dangerous, more so because its look and perception speaks of deception. Hookah
has almost acquired a ‘cult’ status, and is becoming the life of many parties//. But a researcher from Washington has warned that the hookah
or the pipe is indeed a wolf in sheep’s clothing!
Chrigu Wins Grand Prize at First Ever International Documentary Film Festival on Cancer
... Cancer (USA) for Best Reportage, The Art of
Living (India) for Best Personal Story, The Children of Avenir (Morocco)
for Best Organizational Film and hookah
(Israel) for the best Public
Award winners were chosen from an impressive line-up of 33 finalists
from 16 countries. More than...
First International Cancer Film Festival Announces Finalists
... Care (USA) I Beat Cancer (USA) Any Questions? (Canada) Basketball (Israel) Bumblebee (Sweden) Chips (Israel) How Long is a String? (Australia) hookah
(Israel) Don't Concede to Eye Cancer (India) Smoke (Brazil) Zita (Australia)
Chrigu (Switzerland) Transparent Time (Israel) ...
Waterpipe Smoking in Colleges Could Become Public Health Problem
...nternet survey, said they'd smoked tobacco using a hookah
in the past year. Twenty percent had used a hookah
in the past month. Users were more likely than non... nicotine. Exposure to toxins may be greater among hookah
users due to longer periods of use and the fact th...
Public Health Officials Warn About the Unrecognized Health Hazards of Smoking from a Hookah, Reports the Harvard Mental Health Letter
students and other young people -- smoking from a hookah
-- is raising
public health concerns. The centurie...s of tobacco. Yet a number of studies
suggest that hookah
smoking may be just as addictive and perhaps even ...tal Health Letter.
Researchers have found that hookah
smokers inhale more often and for
longer periods t...
Hookah Smoking as Tough on Lungs as Cigarettes
...ealthDay News) -- A leisurely hour of puffs from a hookah
-- a kind of tobacco water pipe that's popular amo...oxic gas, making it impossible to directly compare hookah
use to the well-known hazards of cigarette smoking. Still, the findings suggest that hookah
fans should think twice before lighting that pipe,...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onnasis Phobia Over Daughters Weight Gain Revealed
...he blame, the author wrote.
When Caroline received a letter from her grand mom, Rose Fitzgerald 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 spar...
Indian Films With Smoking Scenes may Get 'A' Certificate
... New Delhi, Films showing actors blowing glorious 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 h...