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[Australia] Smokers should switch to vaping: experts

Health professionals gathered in Melbourne on Monday to hear how the smoke-free technology could help smokers move away from deadly cigarettes. "For those smokers who won't or can't quit, the next best thing would be to switch to vaping," Queen Mary Uni
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Nov 13, 2017 19:20
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[Australia] Council to consult on banning smoking on The Parade in Norwood

SMOKERS face butting out on The Parade, and in some nearby side streets, as part of a plan to create Adelaide’s first smoke-free suburban retail strip. Norwood, Payneham & St Peters Council will from next week ask the community it if it wants smoking ba
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Nov 13, 2017 05:39
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[Australia, Canada, Mexico, USA] Disparagement of health warning labels on cigarette packages and cessation attempts: results from four countries

HWL disparagement was assessed as the frequency of making fun of HWLs in the past month...HWL disparagement among smokers may indicate greater warning relevance and processing and does not result in counterproductive effects on cessation efforts.
Health Education Research
added Nov 17, 2017 20:03
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[Australia] Update on plain tobacco packaging Nov 10 2017

59 months after Australia implemented standardized "plain" tobacco packaging, here's the state of play in 18 nations 6 nations have legislated and implemented/ Australia (Dec 2011, implemented Dec 2012) France (Nov 2015, implemented May 2016) UK (March
Twitter
added Nov 12, 2017 21:16
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[Australia] Where's Stu? The Bachelorette's Sophie Monk seen smoking up a storm during tense phone call at Sydney Airport amid split rumour with Laundy

She did her best to kick her smoking habit while filming The Bachelorette. But it appears Sophie Monk is still addicted to cigarettes, as she was seen puffing away early Friday morning at Sydney Airport.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 13, 2017 05:34
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[Australia] 'That poor child was breathing in at least 250 toxic chemicals': Furious mother's call to ban adults smoking in front of children after seeing 'smoke blown into a toddler's face'

A mother has called for smoking around children to be completely banned, launching a petition after witnessing three adults light up in front of a toddler. Nina Belle, 31, was driving near her local shopping centre in Sydney when she said she spotted th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 15:51
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[Australia] 'It's child abuse': Sydney mum calls for smoking ban around kids

Nina Belle, who runs the Judgy Mummy blog, decided to start a petition after she was left horrified when she witness three men smoking next to a toddler’s pram outside a shopping centre.
Yahoo!
added Nov 7, 2017 22:22
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The penalties imposed for violating vaping laws across Australia

Australia is renowned for having some of the most stringent vaping regulations around the world. This article lists the different penalties faced by violators across the country’s states and territories.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Nov 7, 2017 04:59
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[Australia, China, Korea - North] Illegal tobacco helps fund North Korea’s nuclear regime

THE illegal tobacco trade is helping to prop up Kim Jong-un’s nuclear program as well as the world’s biggest terror groups, according to a US security chief. David Luna says...Counterfeit goods are legal in the Hermit Kingdom, and have been since the form
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Nov 1, 2017 10:27
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HILDEBRAND: One of Australia’s top doctors in cancer fight

“For people who don’t know me, say at the hospital counter where I come in not as a doctor but as a patient, I’ll say I’ve got lung cancer and I feel like I have to actually follow by saying I’ve never smoked,” she tells me. And yes, she’s still alive. “
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Oct 27, 2017 22:09
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