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Is Smoking Hookahs Dangerous?
Is Smoking Hookahs Dangerous?

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AIR DATE: April 21, 2011

The Southern Nevada Health District started an ad campaign that claims smoking a hookah for one hour is equivalent to smoking 100 cigarettes.  Are hookahs dangerous?  And what do hookah lounge owners have to say about this?  The health district and a hookah lounge operator weigh in.
 
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Malcolm Ahlo, health educator for tobacco control program, Southern Nevada Health District
Jeff Ecker, Gen Mgr, Paymon's Hookah Lounge

 

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    I dont care what any doctor or scientist says, less tobacco in it, less nicotine and NO and I mean NO TAR! Plus look at the chemicals in a cigarette and whats in Shisha....Dumb! I aint gonna smoke cigs again cuz HOOKAH 4 LIFE!!!!
    TayDec 21, 2012 00:48:37 AM
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