Daily Archives: June 2, 2010

Graphic Warnings Should Decrease the Smoking-Related Diseases

The health department became firm in its decision to decrease the smoking-related diseases by attempting for an administrative Graphic Warningsregulation forcing cigarette makers to put graphic warnings on all cigarettes packs.

Which countries smoke the most?

The percentage of female smokers is increasing, and the number of annual tobacco-related deaths is expected to rise at an alarming rate unless action is taken, the World Health Organization announced on World No Tobacco Day.

Stricter smoking ban expected soon as anti-tobacco fervor sweeps Middle East

The United Arab Emirates may breathe easier under a strict ban on smoking, the details of which are still being hammered out five months after smoking hookahthe actual bill was signed by President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Abu Dhabi-based newspaper The National reported this week.