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[Turkey] Turkish smokers to pay for smoke-related diseases

The Turkish state plans to increase the price of each packet of cigarettes by 60 Turkish Kurus (cents) - around 0,26 euro - in order to fund programs to prevent cigarette-related diseases.
La Redazione ANSAmed (it)
added Sep 3, 2012 22:25
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

said Dr Kaya. "We investigated the effects of passive smoking on the levels of three parameters - mean platelet volume (MPV), carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) and lactate - in an effort to further understand this mechanism. We also looked at the correlation betwe
EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:13
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

"We have shown that 1 hour exposure to passive smoking increases platelet activation, which could be the mechanism by which it contributes to increased risk of thrombotic events in healthy people. It is likely that prolonged exposure to passive smoking co
EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:09
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Use of tobacco drops across Turkey

According to a survey conducted by TurkStat, Turkey's statistical authority, 31.3 percent of individuals, who are 15 years old and over, smoke daily or less than daily in 2008. This ratio decreased to 27 percent in 2012.
TurkishPress.com
added Sep 1, 2012 11:15
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[Turkey] Turks smoke less, official statistics show

The use of tobacco products is going down in Turkey. While 31.3 percent of people aged 15 and above were using tobacco products in 2008, this number has fallen to 27 percent in 2012, according to data provided by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK).
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 31, 2012 17:44
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[Turkey] Turkish smokers to pay for smoke-related diseases

The Turkish state plans to increase the price of each packet of cigarettes by 60 Turkish Kuruş in order to fund programs to prevent cigarette-related diseases.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 31, 2012 17:43
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[Turkey] Passive smoking can increase platelet activation in the blood

Researchers from the Erciyes University in Turkey found that passive smoking increased levels of platelet activation, lactate and carbon monoxide in the blood.
Indian Express
added Aug 26, 2012 20:26
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Russia & Turkey: lighting up

This year's surge in Russian and Turkish consumer activity has given a welcome boost to Philip Morris International, the US tobacco group.
Financial Times blogs
added Jul 19, 2012 14:38
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[Turkey] Anti-smoking activist unwelcome at festival

Professor Orhan Kural, a self-acclaimed anti-smoking activist and environmentalist, was expelled from a music festival venue after he insisted on monitoring alcohol and cigarette use.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 8, 2012 22:19
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[Bangladesh, Turkey] LETTER: Clampdown on smoking

I have come to realise that smoking is more a demand of the mind than the body and giving it up does not involve phasing out the habit by chewing nicotine gums or using body patches, but quitting it once and for all.
Financial Express (bd)
added Jun 10, 2012 21:37
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