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[Australia, Europe, UK] More than two thirds of smokers are killed by diseases caused by tobacco use, says study
A study of 200,000 people in Australia – smokers and non-smokers over the age of 45 – has found that more people die from smoking tobacco than previously thought. It was believed that around half of long-term smokers are killed by smoking-related illnes
Mar 2, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:47
But Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) spokeswoman Stephanie Erick said New Zealand was falling behind on plain packaging. "We must not allow the tobacco industry to slow the momentum that has been set," she said.
Mar 2, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:44
The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has published his response to the London Health Commission’s report Better Health for London, rejecting a smoking ban in public spaces but committing to personally chair the board tasked with delivering the health plan
Feb 25, 2015 Cities Today (uk)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:29
Former attorney general Michael McDowell believes it would be unlawful for the Government to seek to impose blanket bans on legal firms who act for big tobacco tendering for legal services advertised by the State.
Mar 2, 2015 RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:17
opponents of free trade have beaten negotiators, arguing that it threatens countries’ sovereignty. Australia, for example, was sued by Philip Morris … “The way out is to make sure there are exclusions and opt-out clauses that allow a country to say: ‘it’
Mar 2, 2015 GTR (Global Trade Review) (uk)
added Mar 2, 2015 09:45
On Mar. 1, a collaborative team of industry representatives and academics at Sogang University released the results of a survey it conducted last year on cigarette warning images in South Korea at the request of the Korea Health Promotion Foundation.
Mar 2, 2015 The Hankyoreh (kr)
added Mar 2, 2015 09:29
Dr. Mary Assunta, SEATCA policy advisor, said the number of deaths from smoking is now at an alarming level as the group urged the Aquino administration to review the tobacco control program to minimize the number of casualties.
Mar 2, 2015 Manila Standard Today (ph)
added Mar 1, 2015 20:27
Town of Cobourg has prohibited smoking and the use of tobacco products in all public places. The move follows recent changes to provincial legislation making it illegal to smoke on and around children's playgrounds and publicly owned sports fields and su
Mar 1, 2015 Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added Mar 1, 2015 16:30
New E-Cig convert, Paul Nuttall who is Deputy Leader of UKIP, has reacted sharply to news that the European Commission is considering hiking up tax on healthier electronic cigarettes.
Feb 19, 2015 The U.K. Independence Party
added Mar 1, 2015 16:24
Feb 23, 2015 Korea Herald (kr)
added Mar 1, 2015 16:23