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sisha more danger than cigarettes

December 2nd, 2009

Shisha smoking has become a trend in recent years, options are also varied and aroma of fruit aroma, mint until coffee.

Many thought that smoking shisha tobacco not as dangerous as regular smoking cigaret, because the water content is used in the act as filters shisha tobacco is harmful toxins. Users usually inhale tobacco smoke after the smoke passes through water bubble.

However, a recent study described in the Journal of the American Medical Association earlier this month showed that smokers actually sisha more nicotine than smokers inhaling cigaret!!

S. Katherine Hammond, Head of Environmental Health Sciences Division of the University of California, Berkeley who bothered to do research “hookah users better (or sisha) think twice before lighting the pipe. This activity is not without risk as long as they think. It benar2 not safe “She said.

The statement was based on research conducted on 27 students who used to inhale shisha for an hour in three different nights. Five students who are not in contact with the shisha also diturutsertakan in this study, but they should stay in the room with students who are sucking shisha.

During the previous 84 hours they must be free of shisha. then respondents who inhale shisha in it contains 10 grams of water and Al-Fakher tobacco. Result rata2 carbon monoxide is inhaled smoke reaches 42 parts per million (ppm), higher than that found at 17 ppm cigaret smokers.

Katherine difficult to know for certain forms of use shisha as what can increase the risk of heart disease or paru2. “Shisha probably will not make you paru2 cancer, but it will affect your health in other ways” he said.

Thomas Eissenberg, associate professor of psychology at the University of Virginia Commnonwealth explained further, he said that research shows suck shisha for 45 minutes the amount of tar produced 36 times higher than cigaret smoking for 5 minutes. “Tar contains the main elements of smoke that can cause cancer. Although not yet clear whether the types of tar in different shisha cigaret”

Edward Rosenow and colleagues from the Mayo clinic, said that despite being filtered by water, smoke shisha tobacco produced still contain toxic substances with high levels.

“So by using shisha smoking is as dangerous as cigarette cigaret”

Manchester United In Jakarta, Indonesia

May 4th, 2009

Jakarta, Indonesia – AG proudly announces that the World’s most famous football club, Manchester United, will play in Jakarta on Monday, July 20th, 2009. The event shall be exclusively promoted by AG and headed by Retired Armed Services Officer General Agum Gumelar.

Pak Agum commented “I am proud to announce an event that is likely to be Indonesia’s event of the year in 2009 – a football match featuring the Club World Champions Manchester United. This is an important opportunity to promote Indonesia to the world. Indonesia deserves the best and I am glad to say we have the best!” We would also like to thank ProEvents, the exclusive Asia Tour promoter for their help in bringing this event to Indonesia.

As a former Chairman of PSSI (the Indonesian Football Association) Pak Agum is no stranger to important football matches. Together with PSSI they will ensure that the match is a tremendous success and hope that Indonesia’s Manchester United fans will have a fantastic night of entertainment.
PSSI shall select an Indonesia All Star team to play against the World Club Champions. The match will be played at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium. Kick off time and ticket pricing will be advised shortly.

According to Manchester United Chief Executive David Gill in a press statement, he said: “We are delighted to be coming back to Asia for our summer tour. The passion and excitement of the games has to be experienced to be believed. The tour is great preparation for the new season, a chance to engage with our commercial partners and for us to meet the local communities through our work with the MU Foundation.”

Manjot Mann, President Director at Hutchison CP Telecommunications said, “At Tri, we are committed to bring the best of the world to Indonesia. Our partnership with Manchester United, the #1 football club in the world is the continuation of that promise.”

“Very soon, we will also bring Manchester United even closer to the heart of every Indonesian, by providing much more and never seen before experience and excitement through a series of products and services. Only from Tri”.

As a final note Pak Agum says “Indonesia is Ready” and suggests that fans be ready for “unforgettable event”.