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Labour Inequalites spokeswoman Monica Lennon said: “...This report highlights the failings of the SNPs decade in power to halt the impact deprivation has on a raft of health and wellbeing issues from smoking to breastfeeding.”
Jan 26, 2017 The Scotsman (uk)
added Jan 26, 2017 15:56
Neanderthal DNA can mean you’re more likely to get hooked on nicotine, even though there were no tobacco plants in archaic Europe. We think this might be because there’s a bit of Neanderthal DNA right next to a human gene that’s a neurotransmitter implic
Jan 20, 2017 New York Times
added Jan 20, 2017 14:41
It turns out Russian two year olds are a lot worldlier than anyone knew. The country’s Health Ministry has proposed banning the sale of cigarettes to anyone born after 2014 according to Radio Free Europe. The regulators realize (one hopes) that the numbe
Jan 13, 2017 Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Jan 13, 2017 22:47
Irish report is the first in Europe to examine the cost effectiveness of e-cigarettes
Jan 6, 2017 Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 7, 2017 18:59
[Europe] Consort Medical shares go up in smoke as BAT unit terminates supply deal for Voke nicotine inhaler
Consort said Nivocations is terminating the deals with its Bespak Europe unit with immediate effect due to lack of a commercial launch of Voke before December 31.
Jan 3, 2017 Proactiveinvestors UK Ltd (uk)
added Jan 5, 2017 05:16
Austria has one of the highest rates of smoking among teenagers and young adults in Europe, with 52 percent of men aged 18 to 28 smoking, and 34 percent of women. Only Greeks, Bulgarians and Latvians smoke more than Austrians, according to a 2012 Euroba
Jan 2, 2017 The Local Austria (at)
added Jan 3, 2017 07:19
the number of people smoking hand-rolling tobacco has increased. Since EU regulations on nicotine and tar levels in cigarettes do not apply to rolling tobacco, consequently it is much cheaper than packaged cigarettes.
Jan 2, 2017 Insider Monkey
added Jan 3, 2017 07:17
Five of Black Note's real tobacco vaping liquids will continue to be sold throughout Europe in accordance with new European Union vaping regulations set forth in the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD).
Dec 22, 2016 PR Newswire
added Dec 22, 2016 16:04
A Europe-wide system to track cigarettes should be run by the industry together with independent third parties, according to a draft report commissioned by the EU, in a blow to the companies hoping to secure an individual contract and big tobacco groups.
Dec 22, 2016 Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 22, 2016 15:42
Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE) is a non-profit pan-European organisation...we call upon all stakeholders to support...The promotion of effective prevention policies, which encourage smoking cessation, reduce exposure to carcinogens and control;
Dec 20, 2016 EurActiv
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17