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[Turkey] Erdoğan slams 'so-called scientists' over smoking, alcohol habits

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has vowed to relentlessly pursue his fight against smoking and alcohol consumption and criticized medical scientists and doctors who themselves smoke and drink alcohol even though it is scientifically proven that these habit
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:43

[Turkey] Smokers Feel More Pain

Not just smokers, but also passive smokers, need more anesthesia during surgery, according to a study presented at the Euroanaesthesia Congress. Compared with patients with no tobacco smoke exposure, smokers needed 38% more propofol to induce anesthesia,
MedPage Today
added Jun 1, 2015 11:38
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[Turkey] Smokers And Secondhand Smokers Require Heavier Anesthesia, Painkillers During Operations

new research proves that smokers and people exposed to secondhand smoke require more anesthesia and painkillers when undergoing operations in order to reach the same level of anesthesia as healthy non-smokers. Researchers have known that smoking increases
Medical Daily
added May 30, 2015 10:22
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[Turkey] Smokers May Need More Anesthesia, Painkillers for Surgery

Compared with patients who didn't smoke, those who smoked needed 33 percent more anesthesia throughout the operation. People exposed to secondhand smoke required 20 percent more anesthesia than nonsmokers, according to the researchers.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 30, 2015 10:22

[Turkey, UK] VIDEO: This lazy shopper used his drone to deliver a packet of cigarettes straight to his window

For one Turkish man, the prospect of going to buy cigarettes was made even worse by the location of his apartment, which is many floors up from ground level. So it’s no surprise really that he took the drone delivery option.
Metro Café (uk)
added Feb 22, 2015 15:03

Obesity, smoking cause half of cancer cases in Turkey

health officials, who released figures on World Cancer Day yesterday. Overall, 159,000 cases were diagnosed last year in the country. Officials from the Ministry of Health and non-governmental organizations held a press briefing on the occasion. Figures
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:16

WHO report highlights Turkey's action against smoking

Turkey is first country to use best measures available to cut tobacco use, report says, as 6m people die of smoking globally each year. World Bulletin / News Desk
World Bulletin (tr)
added Jan 20, 2015 23:08

[Asia] Turkey expects 1.8bn lira in 2015 from tobacco, alcohol tax hikes

Turkey expects an additional 1.3 billion ($560 million) in 2015 from an increase in tobacco tax and 500 million lira from a tax hike on alcoholic beverages, Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek said on Wednesday.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2015 16:16

[Turkey] Tax hikes on cigarettes and alcohol to encourage smuggling, tradesmen union says

The recent rise in fixed tax from cigarettes and alcohol over the inflation rate will encourage smuggling, the head of the Confederation of Turkish Craftsmen and Tradesmen (TESK) Bendevi Palandöken has said.
Journal of Turkish Weekly (JTW) (tr)
added Jan 3, 2015 12:43

[Turkey] ÇEKTİR: Go anti-tobacco!

I sincerely believe that Erdoğan is against smoking and not just smoking in front of him. I have read several news stories about him taking a package of cigarettes away from people around him and asking them to stop smoking. Anything that degrades the fi
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Nov 9, 2014 19:20
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