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Israeli scientists: smoking may slow Parkinson's disease

Israeli researchers are one step closer to discovering a treatment for Parkinson's disease, after finding a genetic mechanism connected to cigarette smoking that keeps the degenerative disease from progressing.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Aug 21, 2012 21:15
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[Asia, Israel] Yehuda Glick: Government is owned by Big Tobacco

Likud MK Yehuda Glick charged that the government is beholden to Big Tobacco after the ministerial committee for legislation scuttled his bill on Sunday that would have banned advertising for tobacco products. The bill would have prohibited advertising
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 8, 2018 22:07
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[Asia, Israel] Class-action against TA municipality results in full enforcement of smoking ban at local pool

Smoking at the facility, which is used by celebrities, MKs and ordinary people, has resulted in a precedent-setting District Court judgment against the defendants, who were sued for poor enforcement of the No-Smoking law in public places. The judge ruled
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 14, 2015 11:25
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[Asia, Israel] Proposed state legislation to prohibit e-cigs released by Health Ministry / Toddler who ingested liquid nicotine passes away

A government bill aimed at prohibiting the production, import, marketing and advertising of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) and its equipment was made public on Sunday by the Health Ministry. After studying the issue in depth in recent months, the minist
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 15, 2014 13:29
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[Israel] Police investigating toddler's death from nicotine overdose

Authorities look at possible negligence after two-year old fatally drinks liquid refill for electronic cigarette
Times of Israel (is)
added Jun 4, 2013 17:45
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[Israel] J'lem to forbid cigarette ads during Formula 1 race

Health Ministry to remind sponsor Philip Morris "to act according to the law."
Jerusalem Post
added May 21, 2013 13:39
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[Israel] Expert: Organized tobacco's days are numbered

It is inevitable that “the days of organized tobacco around the world are numbered” as exemplified by the declaration of the government of New Zealand, which will be smoke free by 2025 along with a growing number of other countries.” This was the surpri
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 16, 2012 18:39
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2017 Philip Morris International letter to Israeli government

A letter written by Philip Morris International to Israel's health minister in June 2017, asking the government to review the scientific data related to its reduced-risk product, iQOS.
DocumentCloud.org
added Dec 21, 2017 16:43
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[Asia, Israel] Justice Ministry says iQOS product will be treated as ordinary tobacco

Last week, Israel’s Justice Ministry notified the company that it accepted the position of three voluntary organizations in Israel that the product is actually a “tobacco product,” and all the restrictions that apply to tobacco products should apply to i
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 4, 2017 17:38
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Smoking Behavior Change During Compulsory Military Service in Israel, 1987–2011

Military tobacco control policy is an important contributor to longevity among service personnel, and population-wide mortality in countries with compulsory service. The increased smoking prevalence among military personnel, and increases in smoking duri
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 24, 2017 05:25
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