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Headlines Tagged with UAE: Abu Dhabi 145 headlines found


[Jordan, UAE: Abu Dhabi] KHALAF: After Amman, Abu Dhabi is a non-smoker's paradise

The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 12, 2012 00:00
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[Asia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] UAE youth smoking more, experts say

According to health experts who gathered in the capital on Tuesday, tobacco use is growing in the country as younger individuals continue to adopt other forms of tobacco such as shisha (waterpipes) and midwakh (pipe tobacco).
Gulf News (ae)
added Mar 21, 2015 14:01
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[Uae, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Cheap cigarettes take heavy toll on health

UAE is among the countries where cigarettes are so affordable that a worker earning an average salary can buy six packs with hourly wages, health experts revealed at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health being held in Abu Dhabi.
Gulf News (ae)
added Mar 21, 2015 13:56
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[Australia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Campaign hopes for Tasmanian tobacco-free generation law

"Tuesday is the vote in the legislative council (upper house) of the Tasmanian parliament... I'm certainly hopeful," Jon Berrick, a professor at Yale-NUS College in Singapore who launched the initiative a decade ago, told an anti-tobacco conference in Ab
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:29
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi, UK] Department of Health awarded American Cancer Society "Exemplary Leadership" award for tobacco policy achievements

In the week that the standardised tobacco packaging regulations passed into law, the UK Department of Health has been recognised as an International Tobacco Control Leader by the American Cancer Society. During the 2015 Luther L. Terry Awards ceremony a
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 20, 2015 11:53
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[Europe, UAE: Abu Dhabi] REILLY: Ireland refused to be bullied by Big Tobacco

We learn to stand together. Despite their billions of euros and hidden connections, the tobacco industry can be defeated. We must rise to the challenge to protect our children from a killer addiction that ends the lives of half of those who become addi
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 20, 2015 11:50
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[Asia, China, UAE: Abu Dhabi] WHO urges tough tobacco control to improve peoples' health

The ongoing 16th world conference on tobacco or health discussed on Wednesday the methods of reducing global cigarette consumption as well as cigars and pipes amid rising smoking habits in emerging markets.
Global Times (cn)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:30
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] ‘Tobacco or Health’ question to be highlighted at capital global meet in ‘15

The Gulf Today (ae)
added Apr 6, 2012 00:00

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] EDITORIAL: There is a place for e-cigarettes

a global health conference in Abu Dhabi was told that a study of nearly 20,000 e-cigarette users... Increasing the price of cigarettes is a useful option, especially in preventing children taking up smoking, but that will not solve the problem in itself.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 21, 2015 21:02

[Uae, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Smokers fuel prediction of steep rise in lung disease

The National Newspaper (ae)
added Feb 10, 2012 00:00
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