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Greece is Europe’s capital of second-hand smoke

The European Health Interview Survey – commissioned by the EU’s statistical office Eurostat – reported that 64.2 percent of Greeks take in second-hand smoke indoors daily, topping Croatia at 44.7 percent and Bulgaria at 40.5 percent.
New York Post
added Dec 8, 2016 04:07
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[Greece] Experimentation With Cigarettes and e-Cigarettes Among Greek Adolescents

Greek urban adolescents report lower rates of smoking than the previously cited, yet it is a population experimenting with tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. The social origin of smoking behavior is confirmed, as well as the imperative need to enco
Chest
added Apr 12, 2016 19:09
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Factors Associated with Exposure to Passive Smoking among 12-18 year-old Students in Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece [FREE FULL TEXT]

Passive-smoking exposure is prevalent among the student population in Greece, despite the New Anti-Smoking Legislation that came into effect in July 2009. Our findings indicate that enforcement of the law and additional public health initiatives must be
Tobacco Prevention & Cessation (European Network of Smoking and Tobacco Prevention) (be)
added Nov 28, 2015 21:46
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[Europe] Greece agrees to crack down on tobacco smuggling

One of the reform measures conceded by the Greek government before Tuesday’s agreement on the extension of the country’s bailout for four months was a crack down on tobacco smuggling, according to a story by Jim Yardley for the New York Times.
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 1, 2015 12:39
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[Asia, Greece, Israel] Smoking Suspected Culprit in El Al Athens Landing

The El AL flight which was forced to make an emergency landing at Athens last night (Wednesday) due to the spotting of smoke in the cabin, appears to have been caused by someone smoking in the restroom facilities.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Aug 16, 2013 01:36
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Greece: tobacco smuggling costs 400 mln in lost revenue

The Greek state loses up to 400 million euros annually in tax revenue from a thriving cigarette smuggling sector in the country, a sum equaling pension payments for civil servants for an entire month, or 860,000 unemployment benefits, Athens News Agency
La Redazione ANSAmed (it)
added Oct 12, 2012 15:50
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[Europe, Greece] Electronic Cigarettes Cause Damage to Lungs, Study Finds

E-cigarettes, electronic tubes that simulate the effect of smoking by producing nicotine vapor, caused an immediate increase in airway resistance, lasting for 10 minutes, making it harder for participants to breathe, researchers from the University of At
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 2, 2012 13:08
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[Greece] Prisoners and cigarettes or 'imprisoned in cigarettes'? What helps prisoners quit smoking?

Average dependence, a past free of addictive substance abuse and a better environment of daily living for certain prisoners (as far as the number of cellmates was concerned) had a catalytic impact on prisoners finally managed to quit smoking.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 13, 2012 05:34
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[Greece, Ireland] Customs seize 700k cigarettes smuggled into Dublin Airport

The majority of the cigarettes arrived from Greece in freight packages labelled as car parts.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jul 2, 2012 10:56
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Black Markets In Gold And Cigarettes Are Exploding In Greece

Business Insider
added Apr 9, 2012 00:00
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