Shisha pipes 'can cause herpes and tuberculosis'


GPs in Leicester are seeing an increasing number of young people with health problems linked to shisha pipe smoking.

Shisha cafes are growing in popularity and respiratory diseases associated with smoking with the water pipes are on the rise.

Qasim Chowdary is from Leicester City Primary Care Trust and tells BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast's Nicky Campbell that the pipes can cause herpes.

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