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[Mid-east, Qatar] HMC to hold research on smoking prevalence soon

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center will soon conduct a new research to find the prevalence of tobacco smoking among the adult population in Qatar, said a senior official. The study will also attempt to assess the knowledge and attit
The Peninsula (qa)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:44
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[Asia, Qatar] Ramadan: an opportunity to quit smoking

Director of Tobacco Control Center at Hamad Medical Corp (HMC) Dr Ahmed Mohamed al-Mulla in a statement to Qatar News Agency (QNA) said that fasting motivates people to do good things, including quitting smoking, especially with the existence of many rel
Gulf Times (qa)
added May 23, 2018 15:45
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[Mid-east, Qatar] HMC Led Anti-Smoking Campaign Continues to Focus on Schools and Local Businesses

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center has launched an anti-smoking campaign in local schools and businesses. Launched earlier this year, during April the campaign included visits to Maymouna Primary Independent School for Girls, Hamad B
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added May 3, 2018 18:21
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[Asia, Qatar] Survey findings to strengthen HMC’s fight against smoking

“We are in the process of finalising the findings of our latest survey on smoking prevalence in Qatar. We expect to release the outcomes of the survey very soon. We have co-ordinated with some renowned organisations and the survey will help us in forming
Gulf Times (qa)
added Feb 20, 2018 00:14
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[Qatar, UK] Shisha no alternative to quitting smoking: expert

Gulf Times (qa)
added Apr 22, 2012 00:00
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[Qatar] Anti-smoking activists praise Emiri decree

The Peninsula (qa)
added Aug 2, 2002 00:00
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[Asia, Qatar] Customs seize over one tonne of chewing tobacco

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) announced on Sunday that it has seized more than 1,100kg of illegal chewing tobacco. At Hamad Port, several shipments were seized after an employee suspected a shipment of electronic material and examined it on X-ra
Gulf Times (qa)
added Jul 16, 2018 23:22
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[Mid-east, Qatar] Anti-smoking campaign launched in schools

As part of efforts to discourage young people from taking up the habit of tobacco use in Qatar, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center has launched an anti-smoking campaign in local schools. Recently, students at Khalifa Independent Seco
The Peninsula (qa)
added Mar 11, 2018 14:50
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[Asia, Qatar] Health ministry to hold tobacco survey in schools

The GYTS will be conducted in schools by collecting data from students aged 13 to 15 through a questionnaire that includes questions about the attitudes, behaviours and students’ knowledge on tobacco consumption, exposure to use, and their exposure to it
Gulf Times (qa)
added Mar 1, 2018 17:57
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[Asia, Qatar] 3,600 seek HMC help to quit smoking

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center is seeing more and more patients who want to stop smoking, with more than 3,600 patient visits to the Smoking Cessation Clinic recorded over the past year. About 40% of those who seek treatment are
Gulf Times (qa)
added Feb 27, 2018 03:48
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