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Two million people quit smoking in Turkey after restrictions

Turkey's first non-governmental organization to fight against smoking demanded smoking restrictions in outdoor public areas, in a written press release. The president of the Turkish Association for Fighting Smoking, Dr. Mustafa Aydin, said outdoor smoke
World Bulletin (tr)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:20
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Turkey takes a strong stance on smoking

A non-smoking section in the outdoor areas of cafes and restaurants will be obligatory in Turkey, according to an action plan on new regulations and restrictions on smoking, the daily Sabah disclosed yesterday. Among the most important articles of the He
Balkans.com (cy)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:14
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[Brazil, Europe, Turkey] Do tobacco control measures reduce tobacco use? Evidence from research and practice

Regional Office for Europe took the opportunity to organize a seminar at the European Parliament in order to present the most effective key measures to reduce smoking and the scientific evidence supporting the different issues addressed by the Directive.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:00
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WHO cites Turkey as a reference in struggling smoking

Turkey, which the World Health Organization (WHO) cites to the world as a reference in the struggle against smoking, will explain to 28 countries how to conduct studies on tobacco control within the scope of a project which will include the contributions
World Bulletin (tr)
added Aug 29, 2013 15:56
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[Turkey] Slaven Bilic given 'no smoking' warning by Turkish Football Federation

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has warned Beşiktaş that it will fine Croatian coach Slaven Bilic if he smokes during a game again. The TFF issued a verbal statement to the Super League club saying Bilic had been found smoking a cigarette inside a
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 27, 2013 12:45
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[Turkey] Sultans’ tobacco pipes discovered

Ongoing archaeological excavations at Edirne Palace, one of the Ottoman palaces in the northwestern province of Edirne, have revealed meerschaum tobacco pipes, which date back to the 15th century and after. The pipes are estimated to have been used by th
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 23, 2013 00:07
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Turkey's tobacco exports surging

Turkey’s tobacco exports surged to $90.3 million in July, a 120 percent increase compared to the same period of the previous year, according to Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM) data. Turkey is expected to export over $1 billion worth of tobacco this ye
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:54
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[Turkey] Ibrahim Yücel, Turkish Man Wears Metal Cage On Head To Quit Smoking (VIDEO)

Ibrahim Yücel straps on his head cage every day and hands the keys to his wife or 14-year-old daughter before heading to work, Turkish newspaper Hurriyet Daily News reports. The 42-year-old, who lost his father to lung cancer, was apparently inspired by
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 8, 2013 16:08
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[Asia, Turkey] Man locks head in cage to quit smoking; gives away keys

A Turkish man has resorted to locking his face in a cage to prevent him from smoking. Turkey's 'Hurriyet' newspaper on Tuesday reported that Ibrahim, 42, from the country's western province of Kutayha, made a helmet-shaped cage and locked his head in it
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jul 3, 2013 11:39
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[Turkey] Turkish man wears helmet-like head cage to quit smoking

a 42-year-old man in the western province of Kütahya has begun wearing a helmet-like wire cage on his head, locked on two sides. İbrahim Yücel, who is trying to kick a 26-year habit of smoking two packets of cigarettes per day, gives the keys of his hea
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 3, 2013 11:41
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