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[Israel] Smokers Diagnosed With Pneumonia At Higher Risk Of Lung Cancer

The new study, conducted by researchers at Tel Aviv University and Rabin Medical Center, proposes better screening for smokers admitted to the hospital with community-acquired pneumonia; their hope is that future screenings for heavy smokers diagnosed wit
ScienceWorldReport
added Jan 8, 2016 21:40
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[Asia, Israel] City Hall Cracks Down on Smoking of Water Pipes in East Jerusalem ($$)

'They chose the wrong time for this campaign. The city started the campaign as if it were a war,' says local hotel manager.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 23, 2015 20:18
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[Asia] Israeli schools to become smoke-free starting in February

Starting in six weeks, smoking and smoking rooms will no longer be allowed anywhere in educational institutions except for universities and colleges. In addition, no one will be allowed to spoke less than 10 meters from the entrances.
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 22, 2015 21:54
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[Asia, Israel] Knesset bans smoking on school grounds

Revolutionary measure to combat widespread smoking phenomenon from influencing teens at school.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Dec 22, 2015 14:55
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[Asia, Israel] Health Ministry has just one enforcer for laws against cigarette and alcohol ads

The Health Ministry’s department for enforcing the laws on smoking in public and the advertising of alcoholic beverages, established by former director-general Prof. Ronni Gamzu, has only one staff member left, The Jerusalem Post has learned.
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 22, 2015 05:31
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[Asia, Israel] Driver asked to 'stop smoking' and was attacked

Police arrested two young men aged 17 on Thursday after attacking a bus driver and a passenger during a ride. The two minors boarded a bus in Tel Aviv, sat down, lit cigarettes and began to smoke much to the dismay of the driver and passengers.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Dec 20, 2015 19:14
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[Asia, Palestine] Jerusalem Attacks Subside, but Not Palestinian Ire, as Israel Clamps Down

Even a cigarette is now a problem, said traders in the alleyways of Jerusalem’s Old City, who were fined by newly zealous inspectors enforcing a ban on indoor smoking....he secretly puffed on a cigarette inside a sweet shop. “It’s just to screw with us,”
New York Times
added Dec 16, 2015 22:35
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[Asia, Israel] Haifa authorities prevent attempt to smuggle 1000 cigarette packages

The smuggler, who works by unloading cars from ships, tried to escape from his vehicle. He was caught after leading authorities on a chase for several kilometers. The investigation found another 1,000 cigarette packets hidden in new cars on the ship whe
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:40
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[Asia, Israel] Smoking prevention council head: state’s anti-smoking efforts increasingly ineffective

Amos Hausner, head of the Israel Council for the Prevention of Smoking... The state doesn’t invest at all in smoking prevention; the ministry must demand tens of millions of shekels from the Treasury for education, anti-smoking advertisements and enforce
Jerusalem Post
added Oct 21, 2015 14:54
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[Asia, Israel] Hadassah orthopedists: Don't smoke if you want your broken bones to recov

Orthopedic surgeons in Jerusalem have shown for the first time that cigarette smoking is linked to a major decrease in the concentration of bone marrow progenitor cells (BMPCs) and thus cause significantly impaired healing of bone fractures and operation
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 13, 2015 12:43
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