Entries Tagged as 'Hookahs in the News'

Friday, June 30th, 2006

Hookah vs. Cigar

More than likely, you’ve seen a hookah in your lifetime. However, unless you’re a regular at a hookah bar, you’ve probably forgotten all about it. Do you still think you’ve never heard of a hookah? Think back. Way back. There you are, lying on your bed, while your Mother is reading the fantastic tale of […]

Friday, June 30th, 2006

Hookah Use Flares Up at Yale

Hookah use flares up at Yale BY CARI TUNA Staff Reporter Friends sat together in a small, dimly lit dorm room in Calhoun College last weekend, chatting softly and passing a nargile hose from person to person. Each one took his turn inhaling the flavored smoke from the pipe as the familiar murmur of bubbling […]

Friday, June 30th, 2006

Is Smoking a Hookah Bad for Your Health?

Below is an interview with Dr. Thomas Eissenberg, associate professor, department of psychology and Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University: Q: Is it true that hookah smoke is better than cigarette smoke because it’s filtered through water? A: Unfortunately, there are no data by which we can compare directly the health […]

Monday, June 19th, 2006

Avoid The Hookah And Save Your Teeth

When you are looking at health-realted articles about hookah use, you may find a great deal of differing information. Doctor’s still aren’t sure about the effects of smoking the Shisha, but here is one thing I found online that can give you a worst-case scenario: Avoid The Hookah And Save Your Teeth Smoking a hookah […]