Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,171 headlines found
"Australia scored a major victory when its highest court recently upheld the country's novel plain packaging law," said Dr Shin Young-soo, WHO Regional Director for the Western Pacific, during the sixty-third session of the WHO Regional Committee for th
Sep 26, 2012 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Sep 27, 2012 13:47
Electronic cigarettes provide a nicotine hit without necessitating the inhalation of harmful chemicals such as tar and carbon monoxide. They can be used indoors and they do not compel others to breathe passive smoke
Sep 14, 2012 PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2012 00:23
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Sep 11, 2012 Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Sep 14, 2012 00:51
YOUNG Australians are smoking less but as a nation our waistlines are growing, a new report into health risk factors shows. The report, released on Tuesday by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), compared key risk factors for health
Sep 11, 2012 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 10, 2012 13:17
A study conducted in Brazil provides further evidence that plain cigarette packaging reduces the appeal of cigarettes.
Sep 7, 2012 News-Medical.net
added Sep 10, 2012 11:41
A medical doctor friend half-shocked and half-amazed me by his cynical response to my criticism of his smoking habit. He said if it were possible for people buried in some graveyard in Dar es Salaam to resurrect briefly and tell us what the cause of thei
Sep 6, 2012 The Citizen (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:11
[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Effectiveness of stop-smoking medications: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
Consistent with evidence from randomized controlled trials, smokers in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and the United States are more likely to succeed in quit attempts if they use varenicline, bupropion or nicotine patch.
Sep 5, 2012 Addiction
added Sep 5, 2012 16:46
A large new survey across four countries has found that smokers attempting to quit have considerably more success when they use nicotine patches or prescription medications than when they go it alone without anti-smoking aids.
Sep 5, 2012 Reuters
added Sep 5, 2012 16:44
The program offers exclusive behind the scenes access to Australia's first female Attorney-General as she learns of the High Court victory and explores the personal story behind her own family's experience with tobacco.
Aug 27, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:55
the island country's borders are easier to police than even many other developed countries. India, on the other hand, is one of the top producers of tobacco. And fakes already abound. The country's traditional weakness in law enforcement will, in all lik
Aug 29, 2012 Times of India
added Aug 30, 2012 01:46