VIDEO: Shisha Bars May Go Up in Smoke

Toronto's Medical Officer of Health wants shisha smoking banned

Shisha bars in the GTA could soon be a thing of the past.

Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. David McKeown, has released a report showing the non-herbal tobacco contains carcinogens that are just as harmful as cigarette smoking.

McKeown’s findings have some local shisha smokers and bar owners worried.

Toronto Observer’s Samira Mohyeddin reports.