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Shisha

  1. 1. ShishaByFaiza Abdulkadir
  2. 2. Content• What is shisha.• Contents of shisha.• Health hazards of smoking shisha.• Is shisha more harmful thancigarette?• How to quit smoking shisha.• Conclusion.
  3. 3. What is shisha??????• In todays context, Shisha isrefered to as the flavouredtobacco used in the smokingprocess with a hookah
  4. 4. Contents of shisha• Carcinogens (cancer causingchemical)• Nicotine• Tar• Carbon monoxide
  5. 5. Health hazards of shishasmoking• Cancer• Heart problem• Prone to infections• Low birth weight• Periodontal (Gum tissue) disease• Addiction
  6. 6. Is shisha more harmful than cigarette?• A smoker inhales half a litre ofsmoke per cigarette, while ashisha smoker can take inanything from just under a sixthof a litre to as much as a litre ofsmoke per inhalationAccording to World HealthOrganisation (WHO),
  7. 7. How to quit smoking shisha.• Get rid of all shisha apparatus in your home, car andany other place.• Stock up on oral substitutes (sugarless gum, carrot,hard candy) .• Drink lots of water and juice .• Eat vegetables and fruits too.• Avoid people who smoke.
  8. 8. Thank you

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