Calls to Poison Centers for hookah smoking exposures.

  title={Calls to Poison Centers for hookah smoking exposures.},
  author={Sandra S Retzky and Henry A Spiller and Priscilla Callahan-Lyon},
  journal={Clinical toxicology},
  volume={56 6},
Over the past decade, smoking behaviors have changed in the US. Hookah or waterpipe smoking is increasing, especially among youth and young adults. Social media sites describe the "hookah high" or "buzz", which may be related to nicotine, carbon monoxide, or other inhalants in hookah smoke. Most important is the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. Case… CONTINUE READING