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Smoking in any form is quite dangerous, but some of its varieties are believed to be less dangerous. But just how true is that? For many, a hookah has a reputation for harmless entertainment that cannot do much harm, and people sincerely believe in it, continuing to smoke it again and again, believing that it can not cause them anything dangerous. But in fact, the problems from this device are more than real.
This device appeared around the sixteenth century and then, under various names, spread throughout the globe. Currently, you can find an exceptional variety of hookahs of various types. There are design, and vintage, and others, so many are interested in having this thing in their collection. But the matter is not limited only to admiring – they sit down on a hookah, and quite strongly. And, it is worth recognizing that the harm from smoking this device is slightly lower than from traditional cigarettes. But this does not mean that he is absent. Heavy smokers:
1) Increase the chance of oncological diseases;
2) Often suffer from heart disease;
3) Have a chance of contracting an infection through saliva during group smoking of hookah and so on.
So is this device so harmless? In any case, it does not hurt to be informed of all the possible problems that may arise when he smokes. It is for this purpose that this section exists.
You will learn from it everything that you just wanted to know about the hookah, and perhaps that you did not even expect to know. After all, the number of problems, consequences, and simply very important points when smoking this device is very large, but not everyone speaks them, preferring to turn a blind eye to the facts, even when they are quite obvious. In this section, you will find an honest, frank and detailed conversation about all the possible consequences of smoking a hookah. All information is presented in the most accessible form. You do not need to be a qualified physician to understand what’s what and what conclusions you can make in the end.
Although the hookah has long been included in our pastime, but this does not mean that you should thoughtlessly smoke it. First, it’s worth to objectively assess all the risks that it hides in itself, well, and after that make some kind of informed decision.