Headlines Tagged with Qatar — 187 headlines found
A regional workshop opening here Sunday will probe health issues arising due to tobacco addiction. Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) stop smoking clinic is organising the workshop jointly with World Health Organization's (WHO) Eastern Mediterranean Regi
Oct 10, 2015 Qatar News Agency (QNA) (qa)
added Oct 12, 2015 17:25
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Smoking Cessation Clinic encourages tobacco smokers to use the fasting period during Ramadan as an opportunity to take the first steps towards quitting the habit and living a healthier lifestyle.
Jul 8, 2015 JustHere Qatar (qa)
added Jul 8, 2015 10:30
Awareness and Current Use of Electronic Cigarettes in Indonesia, Malaysia, Qatar, and Greece: Findings from 2011-2013 Global Adult Tobacco Surveys
awareness and use was evident in all four countries. Ongoing surveillance and monitoring of awareness and use of e-cigarettes in these and other countries could help inform tobacco control policies and public health interventions. Future surveillance shou
Apr 19, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 25, 2015 11:36
Smoking in public continues to be major concern in the city, and the practice seems to be particularly common along the open corridors of buildings on Bank Street. While this may not technically constitute a violation of the law, it does pose a serious h
Apr 5, 2015 Gulf Times (qa)
added Apr 6, 2015 14:40
Assessing the effectiveness of a pharmacist-delivered smoking cessation program in the State of Qatar: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
If proven to be effective, this smoking cessation program will be considered as a model that Qatar and the region can apply to decrease the smoking burden.
Feb 26, 2015 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:40
one cabin crew member said a colleague found "the hard way" ... "BA has become aware that e-cigarettes can cause issues when taken into some countries due to local legislation," the airline wrote in an internally distributed newsletter seen by Mirror Onli
Feb 4, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 17:41
Elevated levels of particulate pollution were found in waterpipe cafes in Doha, Qatar, potentially endangering the health of employees and patrons. To protect the public from the dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke, and to change social norms around tobac
Jan 7, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jan 8, 2015 01:39
Equally alarming is the revelation from the latest Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) that the number of smokers in the 13-15 age group in Qatar has gone up from 6.5% to 9.8%, marking an increase of 3.3% between 2007 and 2013.
Nov 16, 2014 Gulf Times (qa)
added Nov 16, 2014 18:11
The warning came in a paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Water-pipe Tobacco Smoking Research by Dr. Tawfeeq Khoja, who is also the general director of the Riyadh based executive office of health ministers of Gulf Cooperation Council (G
Oct 29, 2014 Arab News (sa)
added Oct 30, 2014 14:24
To protect the public from the dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke, and to change social norms around tobacco use, smoke-free policies that apply to all forms of combusted tobacco products, including the waterpipe, are needed.
Oct 28, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2014 10:21