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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] WARNING: Shisha worse than cigarette smoking

A new study by the NYU Abu Dhabi Public Health Research Centre has revealed that smoking shisha at home exposes children and non-smokers in the house to even more harmful pollutants than secondhand smoke from cigarettes.
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:14
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[Uae: Dubai] E-cigarettes sold in Dubai despite UAE-wide ban of sale

several retailers at the Chinese-themed Dragon Mart told The National that they could get the devices for paying customers. Although they did not have the e-cigs in their possession, retailers said they could get them within five minutes. Two years ago
The National Newspaper (ae)
added May 5, 2016 21:25
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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Hotel staffers beat up shisha smoking guest

Four hotel staffers allegedly attacked a guest and caused him 35 per cent permanent disability because he wanted to continue smoking shisha until 3am, the Dubai Criminal Court heard. On September 12, 26-year-old Emirati victim SO went to a hotel to smok
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Mar 27, 2016 21:09
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[Uae: Dubai] Dubai teen invents talking cigarette pack to deter smokers

Believing that printing health warnings on cigarette packs do not deter smokers, a 14-year-old has created a box that will warn them about the dangers of tobacco. Achilles Ash, an Indian who lives in Dubai, said his invention works like a musical birthda
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:27
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[Uae: Dubai] Dubai Municipality's no smoking campaign gets hotel fillip

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, a popular hotel apartment among visiting tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organised a presentation on "No Smoking" to support the initiatives of Dubai Municipality's Department of Public Health and
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Aug 25, 2012 05:08
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[Uae: Dubai] Help for smokers seeking to kick habit now only phone-call away

- the Dubai Health Authority's (DHA) helping hand of rehabilitation is only a call away. Ring up on the 24-hour toll-free line 800-123-QUIT (7848), a smoking-cessation helpline launched by the DHA on Thursday
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Jun 14, 2012 20:26
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[Uae: Dubai, Uae: Sharjah] Lit cigarette butt may have caused Dubai Marina blaze... fire alarms fail

Did a cigarette butt cause Marina fire? If true, it could be the second such incident in less than two months. A similar incident had destroyed two floors of the Al Tayer Tower in Al Nahda in Sharjah on April 28.
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jun 10, 2012 13:37
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[Uae: Dubai] DM mulls extension of voluntary tobacco sales ban to all outlets

A 24-hour-voluntary ban on cigarette sales in Dubai on World No Tobacco Day could be extended to all outlets in the emirate from next year.
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 1, 2012 15:04
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[Uae, UAE: Abu Dhabi, Uae: Dubai, UAE: Ras Al Khaimah, Uae: Sharjah] Most Emirates already curbing the use of tobacco

The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 30, 2009 00:00
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[Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] Dubai bans pregnant women from shisha cafes

Regardless of whether or not a woman intends on smoking inside a shisha cafe, she will be refused entry under a new public service health campaign. "This is not up for negotiation. The rules are not limited to pregnant women, but also extends to children
IBTimes (uk)
added Mar 22, 2016 11:03
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