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[Australia, USA] CHAPMAN: Pessimus sabbati: the tobacco and vaping industries’ worst week

Simon Chapman, describes the tobacco companies’ “week from hell” in the US... An Australian federal parliamentary committee has been working on a report on e-cigarettes for much of 2017. Much of the content of the NASEM report contradicts screeds of infor
Croakey (au)
added Feb 1, 2018 04:13
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[Australia] 'I've still quit smoking and feel amazing': Ruby Rose announces that she's heading back to work just days after undergoing spinal surgery

AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:49
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[Australia] Xenophon wants to raise legal smoking age

SA-Best leader Nick Xenophon has pledged to raise the legal smoking age if his party wins the balance of power at the upcoming state election. The proposed changes to increase the age from 18 to 21 would save the state $220 million over the next decade,
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:48
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[Australia] Oncologists want smoking age raised to 21

The Medical Oncology Group of Australia and the Private Cancer Physicians of Australia want the legal age in Australia raised from the current 18. "We know from research that 95 per cent of all adults start smoking before they turn 21, said MOGA chair C
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:49
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[Australia] EXCLUSIVE: How bong-smoking kids as young as EIGHT are terrorising an Outback town 'under the instruction of adults' - with 35 youths arrested in three weeks

Video shared on social media shows mostly young boys smoking and fighting in the street.... Some of the videos are captioned 'Makavalli bong rips', and one child is credited with taking a hit of tobacco through the home made device
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:51
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[Australia] 'It's not that big a deal': Kyle Sandilands admits he smokes in the SHOWER and jokes about the 'soapy taste' of cigarette butts

Laughing off his unhealthy bathroom habit with co-host Jackie 'O' Henderson, the 46-year-old quipped: 'It's not that big a deal!'
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:49
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[Australia] Aussies smoking, drinking less, data shows

according to the most recent data by Australia Bureau of Statistics,... In 2014-15, 14.5 per cent of adults were daily smokers compared to 23.8 per cent in 1995.
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 25, 2018 22:46
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VIDEO: Tobacco smuggling ring busted by Australian Border Force

THREE people have been arrested over a highly organised tobacco smuggling syndicate operating through Melbourne Airport. Australian Border Force officers began investigating a large number of passengers arriving from South-East Asian ports based on inte
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
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[Europe] DAVIDSON: Australia proves that EU tobacco plain packaging will fail

Plain packaging policy has been unsuccessful in reducing smoking rates and health-care costs in Australia and it will fail to do so in Europe too, writes Sinclair Davidson.
EurActiv
added Jan 26, 2018 00:47
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[Australia] 'I'm finally done!' Ruby Rose quits smoking as she's forced to use a wheelchair and cane after back surgery... after being spotted puffing on a cigarette just days ago

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 15:58
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