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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 (in)
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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Turkey’s transformation

Just three years after adopting tough anti-smoking measures, Turkey’s tobacco consumption is down 15% and quitting is cool.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 4, 2012 12:15
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ECONOMICS - Turkey ranks fifth in cigarette consumption

Greeks smoke the most and Turks come in fifth among the 34 OECD countries, according to the 2011-2012 OECD report
Hurriyet (tr)
added May 30, 2012 15:33
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Turkey Cigarette Tax Would Quicken Inflation, BGC Says

Bloomberg News
added May 2, 2012 09:48
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[Turkey] Anti-smoking Law -- How to report offenders

Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Apr 3, 2012 00:00
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