Shisha and waterpipe briefing

  • 30 Dec 2013
  • Fact sheet (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
  • Advocacy (TOPIC)
  • Europe (REGION)

Waterpipe tobacco smoking is increasing and the UK has reported a 210% rise in the number of waterpipe cafes nationwide over the last five years. It represents both an individual health issue for clients attending stop smoking services, and a potential public health concern. This briefing neatly synthesizes the evidence base and provides recommendations for health professionals.