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[Uae, Uae: Sharjah] EDITORIAL: Controlled sale of tobacco products a good move

Sharjah’s step to ban availability of such items near schools and homes will help promote anti-smoking rules
Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 13:58

One in seven dentists smoke despite health risks, UAE study shows

Smoking can lead to gum disease, tooth decay and even cancer - but one in seven dentists in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah are still lighting up, a health study has shown. Stress, heavy workloads, financial worries, poor working conditions, medical emergen
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 14, 2013 15:19

[Uae] Parents seek smoking ban in cars with children

Parents across the UAE have expressed their hopes that a by-law banning smoking in cars in the presence of children 12 years and younger will soon be passed.
Gulf News (ae)
added Mar 14, 2013 09:44

[India, Uae] Filtrona forms joint venture with tobacco products producer - UPDATE

Supplier of speciality plastic, fibre and foam products Filtrona has announced the formation of a joint venture with BBM Bommidala Group in the United Arab Emirates to manufacture filters. BBM is a producer of Indian tobacco products and by-products, and
added Feb 21, 2013 10:10

[Uae, Uae: Dubai] Worker killed in fire caused by cigarette

85 fires as a result of human mistakes last year
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 17, 2013 14:35

Poll shines spotlight on teen smokers in UAE

Teenagers across the UAE are set to take part in a poll to gauge how many of them are secretly puffing on cigarettes.
7 Days (ae)
added Feb 4, 2013 22:38

[Uae] Ministry tackles youth smoking with survey

Dubai: The UAE is pulling out all the stops in its efforts to reduce smoking in adolescents. The latest push comes from the Ministry of Health (MoH) that announced on Monday the third tobacco survey among adolescents.
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 4, 2013 13:41

[Uae] LETTER: Smoking in parks

I am a resident of Rolla, in Sharjah, and I usually visit a park near Al Mina Road, only to see and get disappointed with the presence of some men enjoying cigarettes. The problem persists in spite of the rules and regulations in place. What is to be do
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 3, 2013 13:06

[Uae, Uae: Sharjah] LETTER: 'Number of young smokers is a cause for concern'

Any store caught selling tobacco to children should be handed hefty fines. Moreover, parents who have the habit of smoking should avoid it when in front of their children, as this will not only prevent them from the dangerous effects of passive smoking bu
7 Days (ae)
added Jan 13, 2013 23:40

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Driver high on marijuana blames UAE crash on second-hand smoke

ABU DHABI // A driver who was under the influence of marijuana when he crashed, killing his cousin, told a court he was stoned from second-hand smoke.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 9, 2013 14:29
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