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[Australia, Tanzania] KAIGARULA: Smoking: Committing suicide in doses

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
The Citizen (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:11
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[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.
Addiction
added Sep 5, 2012 16:46
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] In real-world setting, anti-smoking aids help

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.
Reuters
added Sep 5, 2012 16:44
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[Australia] Kicking the Habit

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.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:55
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[Australia, India] SRINIVASAN: Ending Up In Smoke

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
Times of India
added Aug 30, 2012 01:46
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EDITORIAL: Australia's plain tobacco packaging

The tactics needed to fight the battle against tobacco are known, but it is strong political leadership in implementation that will ultimately achieve the goal.
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 25, 2012 13:05
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[Australia] Laws increase our filthy habit

Latest findings from the Keep Australia Beautiful national litter index show the state has the biggest litter problem in Australia and discarded cigarette butts are to blame. KAB Tasmania chairman Ken Stewart said the problem could be anti-smoking laws
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Aug 23, 2012 14:30
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South Africa: Gov't to Follow New Australia Tobacco Laws - Report

"... We will do it, definitely," Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi was quoted as telling The Times newspaper.
SAPA (za)
added Aug 21, 2012 01:58
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[Australia, UK] Aussie Tobacco Ruling 1st Domino In Potential Global Cascade ($$)

The High Court of Australia's decision to uphold the country's revolutionary plain packaging law will help spur the U.K. and other countries to implement similar measures for tobacco products, experts predict.
Law360
added Aug 16, 2012 02:02
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[Australia] Government wins on tobacco packaging

Yesterday's loss will force cigarette companies to pay the Federal Government millions of dollars in court costs, and start manufacturing the plain boxes from October 1.
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 16, 2012 01:33
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