Hookah smoke increases benzene exposure, risk for leukemia

November 23, 2014 8:09 AM

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Hookah smoke increases benzene exposure, risk for leukemia

The study is published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

According to the researchers - led by Nada Kassem, associate director at the Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health at San Diego State University in California - the World Health Organization (WHO) and the US National Toxicology Program have classified benzene as a Group 1 carcinoge...

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