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[Israel] Full impact of cigarettes takes decades to show

The largest-ever study of a million women has found that those who smoke lose a decade of their lives, while kicking the deadly habit before the age of 40 avoids more than 90 percent of the increased risk of dying caused by continuing to smoke, while sto
Jerusalem Post
added Oct 31, 2012 19:45
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[Israel] Iran study: Water pipes as dangerous as cigarettes

Iranian researchers at Mashhad University of Medical Science -- who have just published a study on the matter in the journal Respirology -- have found that nargilas are just as harmful to lung function and the respiratory system as conventional tobacco pr
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 30, 2012 09:51
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[Israel] Smokers' and drinkers' wallets get surprise pinch as taxes rise overnight

Finance minister signs off on new hikes before suppliers and consumers can stock up
Times of Israel (is)
added Jul 28, 2012 06:59
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Number of Israelis who smoke at record low ($$)

The number of Israelis aged 21 and older who admitted to smoking declined by 2.7 percent from 2010.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added May 31, 2012 13:15
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[Israel] Female IDF soldiers banned from removing bras, smoking & wearing white due to religious soldiers

The Israel Defense Force’s “modesty rules” which ban female soldiers from wearing white shirts, removing their bras and smoking near men to prevent “womanly temptation” for religious soldiers is infuriating its targets. Israel’s Women’s Network has report
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jul 20, 2018 03:07
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[Asia, Israel, Switzerland] BOB: THE IQOS GAMBLE / Philip Morris’s state-of-the-art research facility could revolutionize the smoking industry

their state-of-the-art research facility, perched next to Switzerland’s tranquil Lake Neuchatel...Asked why the public should trust the tobacco companies...PMI urged consumers to trust the science.“It is not really about trusting the company,” said Fazend
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 15, 2017 23:25
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[Asia] Smoking cost Israeli economy NIS 13b in 2016

A report by the Minister of Health about smoking in 2016 was published today, shedding light on the extent of smoking in Israel among various population groups. The report also addresses the economic aspects of smoking. According to the report, 22.7% of
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Jun 2, 2017 03:30
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[Asia, Israel] Litzman opposes ban on tobacco adverts that feature in Hassidic newspapers

Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman opposes broad legislation to prohibit tobacco advertising in newspapers...Litzman, a Gur Hassid, is known to be closely associated with Hamodia, the ultra-Orthodox daily affiliated with Gur Hassidim and his Agudat Y
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 21, 2015 16:46
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[Asia, Israel] Bill to ban smoking in stadiums passes first Knesset reading

According to the private members' bill, smoking would not be allowed except for in two groups of seats, set aside by the stadium management, and a smoking room to be used only during breaks in the game. The number of seats where smoking is to be allowed
Jerusalem Post
added May 13, 2014 11:47
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[Asia, Israel] Pharmacies that sell e-cigs or tobacco will lose their licenses

Selling tobacco products and electronic cigarettes in pharmacies is now illegal, and violators will lose their licenses to operate, The Jerusalem Post has learned. Dr. Eyal Schwartzberg, the head of the Health Ministry's pharmaceutical branch sent a dir
Jerusalem Post
added May 7, 2014 21:15
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