Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,243 headlines found
However, our research published today shows that the use of nicotine among athletes is high and increasing. In some sports, up to half the team uses nicotine in various forms, mostly as smokeless chewing tobacco or nicotine patches and gum. This led the
Aug 8, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:44
The illicit tobacco trade has received far less attention from police and security agencies when compared to terrorism, drug and weapons trafficking and people smuggling…Attracted by the huge revenue streams and lesser penalties applied to those caught t
Aug 7, 2017 MacroBusiness (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:36
A Liberal backbencher fears his government may be giving a "leg-up" to organised criminals by continuing to bump up taxes on tobacco. Outspoken MP Craig Kelly told parliament on Tuesday the retail price of a packet of cigarettes is headed toward $40 in A
Aug 8, 2017 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:35
Australian Federal Police and NSW police reportedly raided 26 homes on Tuesday, as well as more than a dozen other homes in a separate investigations understood to be centred on the alleged importation of 50 million illegal cigarettes and the drug ice.
Aug 8, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:35
Cigarette butts are toxic for the environment. Encapsulating them into asphalt traps the chemicals in the filters and improves the performance of the construction material.
Aug 6, 2017 ScienceDaily
added Aug 8, 2017 14:09
maternal SE can enhance oxidative stress and the expression of RAGE, as well as promote RAGE-mediated inflammatory responses in offspring lungs. Maternal MitoQ supplementation during pregnancy is beneficial in reducing inflammatory and oxidative stress re
Aug 1, 2017 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Aug 8, 2017 14:08
Research...has identified oxidative stress as the major mechanism by which developing offspring are harmed...a smoker inhales additional toxic chemicals and billions of free radicals [oxidants] which enter the blood stream and affect the whole body.
Aug 7, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 8, 2017 14:06
To appease the powerful Australian Hotels Association, the government compromised in its drafting of the new laws to allow smoking to continue in outdoor drinking areas. This has created a loophole for traders to exploit in popular dining strips througho
Aug 3, 2017 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:50
Drinking, smoking, carousing; living life to the max rather than in the tedious pursuit of longevity. It’s a fine approach to take – until the health implications whack you squarely in the jaw. Or a more sensitive region.
Aug 4, 2017 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 5, 2017 22:36
Tobacco policy reform and population-wide antismoking activities in Australia: the impact on smoking during pregnancy [FREE FULL TEXT]
The declining prevalence of smoking during pregnancy between 2003 and 2011, while encouraging, does not appear to be directly related to general population antismoking activities or a pregnancy-specific campaign undertaken in this period.
Aug 4, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Aug 5, 2017 15:14