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A customer exhales shisha smoke in Toronto Nov. 4, 2015. (Charlotte Arnold/Ryersonian Staff)

Toronto shisha shops to go up in smoke by next April

On Wednesday, Toronto city council voted to ban shisha establishments by next April.

by Emerson Brito· · Health, News, Off Campus, Ward 27
Tobacco-free shisha can cause lung, oral and bladder cancer and cardiovascular disease (Courtesy Joi Ito / Fotopedia).

Ryerson students hidden in the smoke

Naressa Rahmam is an occasional shisha smoker. The third-year Ryerson geography student started smoking the herbal-based product about four years ago, while she was in high school. Now, Rahmam smokes at only social gatherings — her favourite flavour is watermelon. “There’s a lot of places in Toronto where you can go hang out and do shisha,” she said. But she, […]

by Hailey Chan· · News, On Campus, Top stories