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Is bong healthier than cigarettes?

The word “Bong” is derived from a Thai word that is “Baung”. It refers to a wooden round tube of bamboo but in the modern days it is also known as a cylindrical smoking pipe. Bong is a device that performs the filtration process and is used for herbal substances, tobacco or smoking purpose. This has been in use since past few centuries in Thailand, among, and Laos and in all over Africa and many other countries.

There are several different brands of bongs and the famous one are consist of UPC glass, china glass, Sesh Supply, Smoke Cartel, ROOR Bongs and more. These brands provide their customers with cheap prices along with the best quality of bongs. However, their prices tend to vary that is from $50 to $1,000,000 according to the quality of the glass water pipe bongs and its brand name. The most used bong in the world is of glass water pipe bong as it is made up of thick glass material which is easier to use and carry, has a wider base and it is durable as well.

In the various researches, it has been bring into being that bongs are superior in regard to health as compared to the cigarettes. It is the process of bong that makes it less harmful for the human beings. Before going in to the lungs the smoke is pulled through the water then it is formed in to the small bubbles. At this point, it loses a lot of amount of its heat hence that makes it better for the wellbeing of people. In addition to this, another benefit of having water is that it cleans out the larger bits in the filtration process such as tar, toxic material, and ash, even the butane production that arises from the lighter and it also reduces the amount of carcinogens per mouthful of air. Therefore, it reduces the chance of smoker’s helplessness to disorders and illnesses that might lead to lung cancer. But, the negative impact is that it drives the smoke quicker and deeper in to the lungs. The presence of warm water in glass water pipe aids to eradicate the bacteria that are present in the smoke.

While on the other hand, cigarettes are a cylinder narrow shaped that is rolled into thin paper for the purpose of smoking. In cigarettes there is no presence of water or filtration process due to which the toxic material would in a straight line enter your lungs that will cause many adverse deteriorating damaging effects in the internal human body. People have started using glass water pipe bongs as compared to the cigarettes as it has very less chemicals that can enter to the body while smoking. However, people due to low charges of plastic tend to shift towards the use of plastic which is not generally put forward as it forms in to more toxic material when it gets heated.  Therefore, the use of glass water pipe is seen to produce enhanced effects and impact on people as compared to the use of the plastic. So the use of plastic must be discouraged and people should find alternate ways instead of consuming plastic materials. One of the major biggest reasons is that people tend to use the glass water pipe instead of the cigarettes because through the presence of water pipe it does not directly infuriate the throat and makes it easier to use for new comers who try to do smoking.

A recent survey of three different sets of smokers was done that included 57 water pipe smokers, 30 deep inhalation cigarette smokers, and 51 normal inhalation cigarette smokers were acknowledged and studied. Moreover, 44 non-smokers were studied as a control group. A form was made to find out the severity and frequency of respiratory symptoms along with lung function tests to find out in depth study on smokers and control subjects using a spirometer. The results showed the intensification in severity and occurrence of the respiratory symptoms and lung problems was more in those who were using cigarettes as compared to glass water pipe bongs. The common problem among all the different sets of people was wheezing, cough, chest tightness, cardiac arrest, lung infections and many more were found.

In a nutshell, by looking at both the positive and negative aspects of bongs and cigarettes it has been confirmed by many profound researches, studies and surveys that the use of glass water pipe bong has been better and healthier for the health of people as compared to the use of cigarettes. Many countries are focusing and trying to reduce the use of the cigarettes and endorsing other benefitting and improved ways for people to adopt so that they all can live a happy, better and an improved prosperous life.