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[Iraq, Turkey] With Mideast in Crisis, Militant Force Gains Strength

across the border to Turkey. “Thank God we’re free,” said a teenage boy named Ahmed, who had escaped with his family. He was relishing a cigarette, the first he had openly smoked in six months.
New York Times
added Jun 11, 2014 14:57
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[Turkey] Children exposed to secondhand tobacco, cooking smoke have high rates of pain and complications after tonsillectomy

New research presented at this year's Euroanaesthesia meeting in Stockholm shows that children exposed to indoor coal-burning stoves and/or second-hand tobacco smoke are much more likely to suffer postoperative complications and excessive pain after tons
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 1, 2014 22:42
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[Turkey] Plain Packaging For Tobacco Products Under Turkish Law

The possibility of legislatively mandated plain packaging for tobacco products in Turkey also raises legal issues with how such restrictions would fit into the existing legislative framework. Specifically, those provisions which protect intellectual prope
Mondaq
added May 9, 2014 17:05
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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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