Knesset bans smoking on school groundsRevolutionary measure to combat widespread smoking phenomenon from influencing teens at school.
Alarming Report: 8,000 Smoking Related Deaths in Israel a YearNew Health Ministry report finds that nearly one in five Israelis smoke, with many others being exposed to secondhand smoke.
Egypt Bans 'World Nargila Championship'Nargila water-pipe smoking competition in Cairo banned due to breach of World Health Organization's anti-tobacco laws.
Israel Sixth Healthiest Country in the WorldBe healthy, move to Israel. That is the message learned from Bloomberg’s ranking of the healthiest countries in the world. US number 33.
No Smoking Rules Expanded in IsraelIsrael is cracking down on smokers in public spaces, as evidence mounts that secondary smoke is also a killer.
Government Bans Smoking at Western WallPeople going to the Western Wall for HaShem to accept their prayers will find smoking is not acceptable, the government ordered.
Israeli Research Links Depression with SmokingIsraeli doctors have found that individuals who suffer from bipolar disorders are more likely to smoke, drink alcohol and take drugs.
Nationalists Disagree Over SmokingMin. Landau warns new anti-smoking steps are draconian, MK Ariel thinks smokers have few rights and got mad at MK Rotem who lit up in his office.
Israel Taking Steps to Snuff Out Public SmokingJewish state is moving ahead to protect the public against the dangers of secondary smoke.
Research: Life Goes Up in Tobacco Smoke Faster than Once ThoughtSmokers beware: Inhalation of tobacco results in cancer-causing chemicals entering the body almost immediately, according to a new study.