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[Lebanon, UK] 'Smart' lighter designed to help people quit smoking one of 15 Lebanese start-ups to take part in new business accelerator programme

The Slighter, from a tech firm based in Beirut, records a smoker’s trends in the first week of use and then sends them notifications when they are ‘allowed’ to smoke, to help them cut down gradually.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 6, 2015 01:55
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Assessing Preferences for a University-Based Smoking Cessation Program in Lebanon: A Discrete Choice Experiment

Student smokers were willing to participate in a relatively complex exercise that weighs the advantages and disadvantages of a hypothetical smoking cessation program. Overall they were less interested in the pill form of smoking cessation treatment, but t
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:56
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[Lebanon] Restaurant Owners Syndicate Boycotts Smoking Ban

Paul Ariss announced on Wednesday the boycott of the smoking ban that has been imposed in Lebanon. “After authorities implemented the smoking ban, work deteriorated by 60 percent,” Ariss told Voice of Lebanon radio (100.5). Demonstrators blocked the Sod
Naharnet (lb)
added Nov 7, 2012 08:56
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[Lebanon] Tobacco farmers say price not rising with cost

The Lebanese Tobacco Board commenced collecting 2012 harvest as farmers complained prices did not match increases in production costs.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:24
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GHAZAL: 'Vampires' and smokers fume in Lebanon's smoke-free air

I am a non-smoker, so I couldn't be happier with this ban. To my family I am the "one with asthma in her head", as I used to wear face masks around them and jump on the table as a kid to protest their non-stop steam-engine sessions of smoking. Nothing ev
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Sep 7, 2012 12:07
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[Lebanon] ABC implements non-smoking law as of 1st of September

ABC, the leading retailer in Lebanon will, once again, be the pioneer in instigating the tobacco control legislation number 174 on the 1st of September.
AME Info FZ LLC
added Sep 1, 2012 12:03
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Naharnet ABC Implements Smoking Ban Two Days before Rest of Lebanon

ABC, the leading retailer in Lebanon will, once again, be the pioneer in instigating the tobacco control legislation . . . "By being one of the first and very few establishments in the country to jump on the anti-smoking carriage, ABC took the lead in p
Naharnet (lb)
added Aug 31, 2012 17:49
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Factors associated with smoking cessation success in Lebanon [FREE FULL TEXT]

we believe that health authorities could utilize these results when implementing upcoming smoking cessations programs. All attempts at cessation should have a goal of reducing the number of packs smoked per year to improve the chances of ceasing into the
Pharmacy Practice News
added Apr 8, 2018 17:42
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[Lebanon] Anti-smoking event honors progress, calls for stricter implementation

“In a lot of bars and pubs companies are going around and actually selling cigarettes or promoting it through the usual nicely dressed ladies and glamorous things like that, and it’s still happening,” said Dr. Rima Nakkash, an assistant professor in healt
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jun 28, 2013 21:19
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[Lebanon] LETTER: I haven’t seen one smoker since the ban

Sir, I live and work in Beirut ... waiters and managers say how much better the smoke-free environment is for their customers and themselves. By focusing on water-pipe places, your reporter overstates the problem of violations to the law.
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 31, 2013 21:02
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