Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

What are the health risks of smoking hookah?

Gilberto Espana, Reporter September 7, 2018

Smoking Hookah has become one of the most popular alternatives to cigarette smoking.  The United States is attracted by the sweet smell and taste.  Hookah is a water pipe that is used to smoke sweetened and flavored tobacco. originated around 400 years in India. Hakim Abdul Fath, a physician invented...

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Study Shows That E-Cigarettes Leak Toxic Metals

Jaime Aparicio, Science and Technology Editor March 7, 2018

Electronic cigarettes that are considered to be a safer substitute than normal cigarettes have been found not to be as safe as once thought. A study conducted earlier in February has shown that certain flavors used within e-cigarettes are particularly toxic to users. E-cigarettes work by heating the...

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