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Think Smoking A Hookah Is Harmless? Think Again

By Shawn Dwyer

A new study shows that just because you think it's safe, doesn't mean it is. MORE  

Teens Switch from Cigarettes to Hookahs

By Shawn Dwyer

Overall tobacco use is down, but teens are increasingly ingesting nicotine through alternative means. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 19, 2013

By The Fix staff

Obama's drug czar attacks marijuana legalization, Los Zetas drug cartel seeks to recruit Americans, and Amanda Knox was smoking pot the night of her roommate's murder. MORE  

One Third of Students Use Hookahs

By Valerie Tejeda

Although they're seen as harmless fun, water pipes can be more dangerous than cigarettes. MORE  

Hookahs Play Tricks on Users

By Kenneth Garger

The sociable smoking devices have become wildly popular, but despite their "safe" image, researchers warn they can be worse for you than cigarettes. MORE  

Don't Get Too Attached to That Hookah

By Dirk Hanson

Recent studies refute the notion that smoking tobacco from a hookah—essentially a water pipe—is any safer than cigarettes or glass pipes. MORE  

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