You may have heard or read about bongs before, but are they actually healthier when used in smoking? Most smokers are aware that burning marijuana does produce certain compounds that can be harmful to the body. These are the same ones also found in tobacco smoke.
Since man's early history, water pipes have taken many forms. From early water bongs found in China and Mesopotamia to the US patent for the first manufactured bong in the 1960s, the modern day bong has remained a favorite for indulging in some relaxing smoking sessions throughout time.