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Austria to drop impending smoking ban, bucking Western trend

Austria passed a law banning smoking in bars and restaurants as of May 2018. But that will now be overturned under a deal between the conservative People’s Party (OVP) led by Sebastian Kurz and the far-right Freedom Party (FPO) reached during their ongoi
Reuters
added Dec 11, 2017 21:08
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[Asia, India] Survey: More youths shunning tobacco

More youths are keeping themselves away from tobacco in the state. The mean age at initiation of tobacco use has increased from 17 years in 2009-10 to 18.4 years in 2016-17. According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) 2016-17 released in Jaipur on Mon
Times of India
added Dec 11, 2017 20:52
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[Asia, India] More minors smoking, chewing tobacco in State

Teenagers starting tobacco use at a younger age; overall usage has dipped, reveals Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2 The number of people smoking and chewing tobacco in the State has decreased by nearly five percentage points since 2009, according to the Gl
The Hindu Online (in)
added Dec 11, 2017 20:49
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[Australia] More women getting lung cancer surgery as effects of smoking show up in new data

The number of women undergoing lung cancer surgery in Australia is escalating faster than that of men, reflecting the tobacco industry's aggressive marketing of feminised "slim" and "light" products in the 1980s and '90s. Health experts say this trend s
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Dec 11, 2017 17:45
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[Asia, Singapore] Fall in smuggling and sale of electronic smoking devices

The number of cases involving electronic smoking devices being sold or smuggled into Singapore has fallen sharply this year, according to statistics from the Health Sciences Authority (HSA). As of November, the HSA has dealt with about 1,400 cases this y
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Dec 11, 2017 17:37
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[UK, California] Prince Harry Quits Smoking For Meghan Markle After They Move In Together!

the recently engaged royal has quit his smoking for future bride Meghan Markle. Now, that’s true love – influencing someone to give up their destructive ways, that is! Not to mention that Meghan will not have to worry about kissing an ashtray from now on.
Celebrity Insider
added Dec 11, 2017 13:12
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco's plans to film on Auckland's pink Lightpath rejected by Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport (AT) has rejected...Philip Morris New Zealand had an approved application to film on the cycleway... AT had originally granted permission but withdrew its consent after learning it would be for a cigarette advertisement, to be broadcast
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Dec 11, 2017 13:05
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[UK-Scotland] Crackdown on adults buying kids cigarettes in Dumbarton and the Vale

In launching the campaign, ASH says most children who smoke get their tobacco from friends, family and other people they know. Often these adults think they are “doing them a favour”. In response, the “Not A Favour” campaign makes it clear that helping
Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter (uk)
added Dec 11, 2017 13:00
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[UK] The effective way to quit smoking with support from your pharmacist

NHS stop smoking support clinics, GPs and community pharmacists have also helped to achieve this impressive result. Pharmacists in the high street are readily available, keen to help you quit and have a range of nicotine replacement options at hand. Here
NetDoctor.co.uk (uk)
added Dec 11, 2017 12:58
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[UK] Surgeon says that smoking a month before or after a boob job could make your nipples fall off

That’s according to plastic surgeon Dr Anthony Youn, who recently took to his blog to describe his experience treating a patient who’d lost her nipples thanks to smoking before she had breast surgery. ‘In my memoir In Stitches,’ he writes, ‘I told the sto
Metro Café (uk)
added Dec 11, 2017 12:57
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