Headlines Tagged with Belgium — 352 headlines found
While laws on public smoking were effectively implemented in Belgium to achieve the results, the National Environment Regulations Act 2004 in Uganda remains on paper.
Feb 21, 2013 Daily Monitor (ug)
added Feb 21, 2013 17:06
A study of 600,000 babies born in Belgium has found the number born before 37 weeks dropped each time a new phase of a public-smoking ban was introduced. ... Anita Dessaix, the manager of cancer prevention at the NSW Cancer Institute, says Australia's a
Feb 21, 2013 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Feb 21, 2013 10:01
Legislation in Belgium shown to reduce harmful effect of secondhand smoke
Feb 15, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 16, 2013 17:10
This study investigated the incidence of preterm delivery after implementation of smoke-free legislation in three phases. * There were reductions in the risk of preterm birth after the introduction of each phase of the smoking ban. No decreasing trend wa
Feb 15, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 16, 2013 15:21
A recent study that evaluated the impact of the introduction of smoke-free legislation on preterm births identified yet another benefit of smoking bans. The findings, which were published in BMJ, confirm that smoking bans significantly reduce the risk of
Feb 15, 2013 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Feb 15, 2013 09:28
Banning smoking in enclosed public places can lead to lower rates of preterm birth, according to Belgian researchers who say the findings point to health benefits of smoke-free laws even in very early life.
Feb 14, 2013 Reuters
added Feb 14, 2013 20:41
Given that even a mild reduction in gestational age has been linked in other studies to adverse health outcomes in early and later life, our study has important public health implications, say the authors.
Feb 14, 2013 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 14, 2013 20:39
The main event in cafes/bars in 2011 was the total ban on smoking. In early 2011, some sources expected that the unstable Belgian political environment would lead to a postponement of such a momentous decision.
Feb 7, 2013 SBWire
added Feb 13, 2013 14:50
tobacco retailers, who descended on Brussels to protest against the proposal, have complained that adoption of the directive would cause "serious damage" to 1.5 million operators, half of them tobacconists.
Feb 5, 2013 The Parliament Magazine (be)
added Feb 7, 2013 09:19
Thousands of tobacconists from across Europe marched on European Union headquarters on Tuesday to protest against a planned EU crackdown on smoking that includes grueseome health warnings placarded on packets. From Austria, Germany and Poland, but most l
Jan 22, 2013 France 24 (fr)
added Jan 22, 2013 22:37