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[Saudi Arabia] E-cigarette ban sought: Decades of education against smoking at risk

Sultan Ayoub Meo, a professor at the KSU’s College of Medicine, told Arab News on Friday that e-cigarette smoking should be regulated in the same way as traditional cigarettes. “Retail outlets, including pharmacies, must not be allowed to sell it to chil
Arab News (sa)
added Jul 26, 2014 12:39

[Saudi Arabia] 240 teenagers give up smoking

The Anti-Smoking Association helped 240 boys under 13 give up smoking this year, according to the organization's director Muhammad Al-Mayoof. Eighty percent of 331 young smokers who were treated kicked the bad habit while the remainder relapsed and starte
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:31

[Saudi Arabia] 600 smokers kick the habit in 6 weeks

Amal Al-Saihati, supervisor of smoking clinics in the Eastern Province, said visiting support centers is the basis for quitting smoking, in addition to a strong will and the assistance of family and friends. -- Courtesy photo
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:52

[Saudi Arabia] Anti-smoking campaign targets 7000 mall visitors

JEDDAH -- An anti-smoking campaign at a famous mall was able to create awareness about the hazards of smoking among about 7,000 visitors. The campaign was launched by the the anti-smoking program in Jeddah Health Affairs. It targeted visitors to the mall
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:51

[Asia, Saudi Arabia] First 'smoking-free' Saudi city: Taif

A Saudi city banned sale of cigarettes and other types of tobacco at all shops as part of plan to become a "smoking free" town. The southern town of Taif told all its shops and supermarkets to refrain from selling all types of tobacco and warned violato
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Mar 15, 2014 14:19

[Saudi Arabia] INFOGRAPHIC: Smoking statistics in KSA

Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:12

[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Ban the import of tobacco!

I am writing with regard to "Smoking statistics in KSA" (Mar. 4). As a Muslim, I am disgusted that smoking, which is "haram" keeps on rising in Arab Muslim countries. It is most disgusting that women are smoking. Women who smoke affect their unborn child
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:07

[Saudi Arabia] E-Hubbly Bubbly

If you’re trying to get away from the “Gahwa” and quit smoking, maybe this could help. NEwhere Electronic Cigarettes offer a disposable ZERO Nicotine E-Hookah product line. There are eight flavors available for $10 each: grape, banana, tropical, orange,
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:21

[Saudi Arabia] Saudi man divorces wife over cigarette found in her bag

A husband divorced his wife just three months after their marriage after he found a cigarette inside her bag. A relative of the wife said that her husband became furious after he discovered the cigarette and decided to divorce her despite her pleas and he
Gulf News (ae)
added Nov 25, 2013 12:29

[Saudi Arabia] Has the smoking ban made us any healthier?

more than a year later, the ban is still in place and inspections to ensure establishments are obeying the law are abundant. Authorities are resisting the pressure from café owners – some of whom stated they lost 80 percent of revenues, while others had t
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Nov 25, 2013 11:22
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