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[Australia] 'It was a staggering success but I was a drug dealer': Paul Hogan goes from selling smokes to pushing cancer research - and you won't believe his first cigarette TV commercial

WARNING: CONTAINS TOBACCO ADVERTISING MATERIAL Paul Hogan, who introduced Australians to Winfield cigarettes in a wildly successful television advertising campaign, is now asking his countrymen to donate money for cancer research.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:59
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[Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA] Most people who try one cigarette become daily smokers, study says

At least two-thirds of those who try cigarettes go on to become daily smokers, even if only temporarily, research suggests. Data from the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand found 60.3% of people had tried smoking and an estimated 68.9% of those progresse
BBC Online
added Jan 10, 2018 19:09
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VIDEO: HILDEBRAND: Holy smoke! What is up with Australia's vaping laws?! Do they want Joe dead?

Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Jan 8, 2018 14:56
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[Australia] Fewer than 40 fines five years after Adelaide council imposes Rundle Mall smoking ban

SMOKERS caught lighting up in the city’s premier shopping strip over the past two years have escaped without a fine. A smoking ban was imposed on Rundle Mall and its adjoining laneways in August 2012, when six-months leeway was given for Adelaide city c
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Jan 8, 2018 14:52
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[Australia] LISTEN: Hugh Jackman outs Shane Warne for smoking in the showers

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 28, 2017 22:56
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South Australian Government paying hundreds of thousands of dollars to help prisoners kick smoking habit.

PRISONERS trying to kick a smoking habit behind bars are receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of free nicotine patches from the State Government. Documents released to the Opposition show the expected budget for distributing patches at the A
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Dec 25, 2017 21:07
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[Australia, UK] Roll-your-own cigarette smoking on rise

New research by Cancer Council Victoria and Quit Victoria shows roll-your own tobacco use has sky rocketed in recent years, particularly among younger smokers. The Victorian Smoking and Health Survey of 4000 adult smokers found 43 per cent were aged 18-
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Dec 24, 2017 17:17
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[Australia, Europe, France, UK] In Focus: Sinclair Davidson on plain packaging

Professor Sinclair Davidson from RMIT University in Australia joins EURACTIV’s Brian Maguire to talk about the plain packaging policy for tobacco products introduced in Australia five years ago. Similar packaging policies are currently in force in Franc
EurActiv
added Dec 22, 2017 20:52
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[Australia] Roll-your-own cigarette smoking on rise

There are concerns young smokers incorrectly believe roll-your-own cigarettes are less harmful than traditional factory made cigarettes. New research by Cancer Council Victoria and Quit Victoria shows roll-your own tobacco use has sky rocketed in recent
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:02
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[Australia] Nine-out-of-10 NSW homes now smoke free

In 1997 almost 25 per cent of NSW adults smoked but that dropped to 15 per cent by 2016, the Tobacco Snapshot 2017 revealed on Friday. The proportion of adults living in smoke-free homes is now at 94.3 per cent. Numerous anti-smoking campaigns, legisla
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Dec 15, 2017 16:53
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