Originally Posted by Thunder
Yes, coals are the worst part of smoking hookah.
I can't back up what I'm about to state with a website, but my cousin was telling me that in his college course they were proving that tobacco is comparatively benign to other inhaled and smoked things. Is it healthy? Of course not. But consider how often most smokers enjoy, how dense the smoke is, etc, and that not all smokers even die from smoking-related illness, etc.
I'm not even comparing it to illegal things when I say this, I'm comparing it to all other kinds of smoke. It was a cool conversation that his class proved that tobacco smoke is comparatively MUCH MUCH less harmful, at least per volume.