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TURKEY'S WAR ON ICONIC WATERPIPE

Now Turkey is running a major health campaign to reduce the use of tobacco products in all forms. Although being one of the most important tourist attractions, especially among Arab visitors to Turkey, the health ministry is now keen to raise awareness
Daily Sabah (tr)
added May 9, 2014 17:11
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[Turkey] Pipe puffers of Istanbul

Smoking a pipe is considered to be the act of classy and sophisticated individuals, however there are health warnings that one should be aware of. Although the number of pipe smokers is few the tradition that dates back centuries is still enjoyed in small
Daily Sabah (tr)
added May 2, 2014 07:42
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[Turkey] NEW MEASURES TO COMBAT HOOKAH SMOKING

The Ministry of Health is planning to implement new measures against rising addiction to hookahs (water pipes), which are regarded as being damaging to health as cigarette smoking. Under the new regulations, tables where hookah is being served must be tw
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 21, 2014 17:47
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Turkey 5th in Europe in anti-smoking efforts

Luk Joossens, tobacco control advocacy officer at the European Cancer League, presented the list and a report on tobacco control activities at the event. Countries on the list are assessed for the measures they took against smoking.
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 16, 2014 11:36
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No more 'smoking like a Turk' with decline in Turkey's tobacco use

The smoking habits of Turks are changing with the number of smokers decreasing by more than one million in the past four years thanks to the measures taken by the Turkish government against the use and sale of tobacco, a recent report reveals
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 4, 2014 13:58
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Turkey hikes consumption taxes on cars, alcohol, cigarettes

Reuters
added Jan 2, 2014 00:07
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases children's pain during medical procedures

A new study demonstrates that passive exposure to cigarette smoke increases how much pain children perceive during an invasive medical procedure. Investigators conducted the study in 100 children who underwent venous catheterization at a clinic in Turkey
Contemporary Pediatrics
added Dec 2, 2013 14:59
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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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