More and more young adults have taken up hookah but is it really better than cigarettes like people tend to say? A study from the National Institutes of Health found that a single hookah session is significantly more harmful than a single cigarette. Hookah delivers 1.7 times more nicotine, 6.5 more carbon monoxide and 46.4 times more tar than cigarettes but hookah usage has still increased 21 percent in high school students.

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Source: Huffington Post

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