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Turkey hikes consumption taxes on cars, alcohol, cigarettes

added Jan 2, 2014 00:07

[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

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

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 (cy)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:14

[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

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

[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

[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

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

[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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