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[Australia] Smoking cigarettes, flirty outfits and fun nights out: The 'party girl' photos of Bride and Prejudice star Jessica that made furious mother-in-law Fatima say she 'dresses like a prostitute'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 23:09

[Australia] Think shisha is safe? You've inhaled the equivalent of 200 cigarettes

The Lebanese Muslim Association and South East Sydney Local Health District have joined forces to lead the project backed by a $386,000 NSW government grant to warn people off the water pipes also known as nargila, argileh, hubbly bubbly, hookah and goza
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 30, 2018 16:01

[Australia] Tobacco industry accused of flavour capsule 'tricks' to lure young smokers

The tobacco industry is “reverting to tricks and stunts” in a bid to attract young smokers, the head of the Public Health Association of Australia has said, after analysis revealed cigarettes with flavour-changing capsules were the fastest growing segmen
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 16:01

[Australia] State vaping laws burn growth industry, opponents say

The largest e-cigarette industry in Australia will be “decimated” after major parties in South Australia united to pass the tightest regulations in the nation, retailers and public health advocates say. Under amendments to the Tobacco Products Regulatio
The Australian (au)
added Oct 29, 2018 15:38

[Australia] Blow for e-cigarette smokers as new crackdown on vaping is launched – and cigarettes hit $40 a packet

South Australia could be the first state to ban online sales of e-cigarettes in a move that threatens to decimate the industry. Both houses of the South Australian Parliament passed amendments to the Tobacco Products Regulation Act which will ban the s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 04:46

[Australia] The one thing selfish commuters AREN'T being fined for - and it will infuriate you

In addition to ticket fines, an additional 6879 were fined for putting their feet on walls or chairs, 300 people were caught smoking and 24 were fined for being obscene or threatening.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 04:41

South Australia introduces draconian vaping laws

Tobacco Products Regulation (E-cigarettes and Review) Amendment Bill 2018 currently passing through parliament* will be the harshest in Australia. The new laws protects the tobacco industry from competition and make it even harder for smokers to transitio
ATHRA - Australian Tobacco Harm Reduction Association (au)
added Oct 28, 2018 15:43

Australian super funds controlling $1.3 trillion stub out tobacco ties

A campaign to cut off the financial lifeline to big tobacco has seen $3 billion in divestments by Australian superannuation funds so far, but it doesn't include the major tobacco retailers — the supermarkets. At the United Nations last month, 45 Austral
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 23, 2018 18:03

[Australia] 'I wasn't trying to hit him hard': Man accused of killing a surgeon with a single punch because he was told to stop smoking at a hospital 'admits he shouldn't have punched him'

'I wasn't trying to hit him hard. I shouldn't have hit him in the first place,' Esmaili told police during an interview recounted by prosecutors in court. Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann, 41, died in June 2017 when his life support was turned off, four week
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2018 15:53

[Australia, New Zealand] Promotion of JUUL on Twitter [FREE FULL TEXT]

In balancing the related competing arguments about e-cigarettes, evidence such as that reported by Chu et al. demonstrates the need for public health policies that minimise the promotion of e-cigarettes to adolescents and nonsmokers. The absence of such
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Oct 20, 2018 14:46
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