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[Australia] Smoke Signals – a new book not to miss

His ninth book, Smoke Signals: Selected writing, will be launched tomorrow (Thursday) at the University of Sydney. It includes 71 essays selected from hundreds of opinion page articles, blogs, commentaries and editorials written between 1983 and 2016.
Croakey (au)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:47

History of Tobacco In Australia: Introduction

Smoking in the mid-20th century was ubiquitous in Australia, as in other Western countries. In 1945, more than three out of every four men and one in every four women were regular smokers.1 Smoking rates fell dramatically over the following two decades a
Tobacco in Australia (Cancer Council Victoria) (au)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:46

History of tobacco in Australia

Chapter 1 Trends in the prevalence of smoking Chapter 2 Trends in tobacco consumption Chapter 3 The health effects of active smoking Chapter 4 The health effects of secondhand smoke
Tobacco in Australia (Cancer Council Victoria) (au)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:44

[Australia] CHAPMAN: On the pleasure of smoking

Repeatedly, studies have found a large majority of smokers regret ever starting to smoke...Smokers often insist the pleasure from this release can somehow be experienced independently of the pleasures of the nicotine withdrawal symptoms rapidly dissipati
The Conversation (au)
added Dec 2, 2016 05:38

[Australia] MacKENZIE/HAWKINS: How e-cigarettes could ‘health wash’ the tobacco industry

By positioning themselves as “part of the solution”, rather than the essence of the problem, the tobacco industry is seeking to claw back from its pariah status...the core business of the tobacco industry, and its sources of profit, remains firmly focuse
The Conversation (au)
added Dec 1, 2016 20:51

FAZAL: An Australian Ex-Con Explains How to Make Cigarettes From Nicotine Patches

I'd always wanted to know how Micky crafted cigarettes without tobacco, papers, filters, or even any source of ignition, so I asked him to show me. He agreed, and after work picked me up from Holmesglen train station and guided me through life as an inca
added Nov 30, 2016 05:22

[Australia] 1-in-10 Gold Coast women smoke during early pregnancy

nearly 10 per cent of mothers on the Gold Coast are still smoking in the first 20 weeks of their pregnancy, according to new national figures. Data from the Federal Government’s Australian Institute of Health and Welfare show one in nine local pregnant w (au)
added Nov 30, 2016 04:58
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[Australia] Back to his old habits: Kyle Sandilands puffs on a cigarette and scoffs down a plate of food as he rocks his new 'Bart Simpson' hair-do during lunch outing

Probed further by the Angels singer about his overall health, Kyle admitted: 'I'm a smoker. I don't drink alcohol. But I'm a bit of a mess.' Honest: Last week, the shock jock spoke about his unhealthy lifestyle habits, confessing on radio to drinking Co
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 29, 2016 02:28

[Australia] E-cigarettes: Reducing the Harm of Smoking (PDF)

With ENDS demonstrating significantly higher effectiveness rates, public policy dictates this life saving technology being legalised with appropriate regulation.
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 28, 2016 15:37

[Australia] Smoking cigarettes and using BBQs on apartment balconies to be BANNED in sweeping new strata laws affecting two million tenants

The radical reforms - which include more than 90 changes to existing strata law - will affect the two million-plus people in NSW who own, rent or manage apartments. As part of the reforms, it will be much easier for tenants to make a complaint about th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 28, 2016 15:01
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