Tobacco and the Soul
- What's New in Nicotine & Tobacco Research? Hébert, Richard // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Oct2007, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p983
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including the effect of waterpipe smoking among university students and high-school-aged youth and the evaluation of self-report smoking status of pregnant women.
- WATER PIPE SMOKING POSES PERIODONTAL DISEASE RISK. Lund, Amy E. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Jan2006, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p24
The article relates the clinical examinations conducted on water pipe smoking. Research shows that the relative risk for periodontal disease increased by 5.0-fold in water pipe smokers and 3.8-fold in cigarette smokers compared to nonsmokers. It is found out that increased levels of nicotine and...
- honorific. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1090
A definition of the term "honorific," which refers to honor making, is presented.
- TOBACCO AND GINGIVITIS. FRANDSEN, ASGER; PINDBORG, JENS J�RGEN // Journal of Dental Research;Oct1949, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p464
The article presents a study that examines the effects of cigarette smoking and pipe smoking on tooth and gum health. A positive relationship has already been established between the consumption of tobacco and ulceromembranous gingivitis. The author details experiments designed to establish...
- Smokers' beliefs about the relative safety of other tobacco products: Findings from the ITC Collaboration. O'Connor, Richard J.; McNeill, Ann; Borland, Ron; Hammond, David; King, Bill; Boudreau, Christian; Cummings, K. Michael // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Oct2007, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p1033
Most tobacco control efforts in western countries focus on the factory-made, mass-produced (FM) cigarette, whereas other tobacco products receive relatively little attention. Noncombusted tobacco products (i.e., referred to as smokeless tobacco), particularly Swedish-style snus, carry lower...
- Waterpipe smoking and nicotine exposure: A review of the current evidence. Neergaard, James; Singh, Pramil; Job, Jayakaran; Montgomery, Susanne // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Oct2007, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p987
The waterpipe, also known as shisha, hookah, narghile, goza, and hubble bubble, has long been used for tobacco consumption in the Middle East, India, and parts of Asia, and more recently has been introduced into the smokeless tobacco market in western nations. We reviewed the published...
- Summary Brief: Consumer Hookah Consumption: Is the Hubble Bubble the New Coffee and Cocktail? Griffiths, Merlyn A.; Harmon, Tracy R. // Society for Marketing Advances Proceedings;2009, p57
Hookah smoking is a growing practice among American teens and young adults. In a single hookah smoking session, a smoker may inhale 100-200 times the volume of smoke inhaled in a single cigarette. Yet, the risks and adverse consequences of hookah smoking are relatively unfamiliar to health...
- Smoking tobacco in waterpipes among adolescents in Europe: the case of Latvia and Slovakia. Baska, T.; Pudule, I.; Tigale, N.; Warren, C. W.; Lee, J.; Lea, V.; Jones, N. R. // Tobacco Control;Dec2008, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p432
A letter to the editor is presented about the use of waterpipes in smoking among adolescents in Latvia and Slovakia.
- PIPE DREAMS. Morgan, Phil // Missouri Life;Dec2014, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p14
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Musings" by Ron Marr related to pipe smoking habit in the August 2014 issue.