Headlines Tagged with Lebanon — 308 headlines found
[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.
Dec 5, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 6, 2015 01:55
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
Oct 5, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:56
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
Nov 7, 2012 Naharnet (lb)
added Nov 7, 2012 08:56
The Lebanese Tobacco Board commenced collecting 2012 harvest as farmers complained prices did not match increases in production costs.
Nov 2, 2012 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:24
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
Sep 7, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Sep 7, 2012 12:07
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.
Sep 1, 2012 AME Info FZ LLC
added Sep 1, 2012 12:03
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
Aug 31, 2012 Naharnet (lb)
added Aug 31, 2012 17:49
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
Mar 20, 2018 Pharmacy Practice News
added Apr 8, 2018 17:42
“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
Jun 20, 2013 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jun 28, 2013 21:19
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.
Mar 31, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 31, 2013 21:02