Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Denmark 395 headlines found

12 Views

[Denmark, Europe, Malta] VIDEO: Watch: Trailer of Danish documentary film on John Dalli snus controversy released

the scandal surrounding Mr Dalli’s resignation from the Barroso cabinet, after one of his associates allegedly asked for a €60 million bribe from a tobacco company. John Dalli was at the time working on a tobacco directive.
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 13, 2017 14:15
12 Views

[Denmark] Danish health authorities warn against the use of e-cigarettes

The board of health, the Danish cancer society, the Danish lung association and the heart foundation warn against the use of e-cigarettes, reports the scientific magazine Videnskab. Although the exact health consequences of smoking electronic cigarettes
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:33
11 Views

[Denmark] Contraband cigarette seizures more than double

Some 26.7 million cigarettes were seized in Denmark over the first nine months of 2015, reports DR. It is more than double the figure taken in 2014, during which the tax agency SKAT confiscated 11.6 million cigarettes. “It’s a growing problem as these
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jan 8, 2016 22:11
11 Views

[Denmark] NORMARK: Smoking bans and socially incompetent Danes

As I see it, smoking laws to protect others against second-hand smoke only make Danes more dysfunctional than they already are. Ironically, that’s why Danes welcomed them. The new smoking laws stand to face more resistance, since they go against our prac
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 6, 2012 15:34
11 Views

[Denmark] Copenhagen aims to be smoke-free by 2025

A new vision by Copenhagen’s deputy mayor of health was lauded by some but criticised by others for being unrealistic and unjust Copenhagen council has introduced an ambitious plan that will have the city smoke-free by 2025
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:32
10 Views

[Denmark] Exploratory survey study of long-term users of nicotine replacement therapy in Danish consumers

A significant majority of users wished to quit NRT because of the cost of products, being tired of feeling addicted and fear of adverse health consequences...Better counselling of long-term users on the benefits of using NRT compared to smoking should be
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Jan 19, 2015 11:32
10 Views

[Denmark, UK] Danish Supreme Court clears tobacco firms in case filed by ex-smoker

that two tobacco companies were not responsible for health problems suffered by a longtime smoker. Allan Lykke Jensen, 67, smoked for almost 50 years and had sought damages of 53,000 kroner (8,900 dollars) for health issues that included heart problems.
Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH (dpa) (de)
added Nov 21, 2014 01:07
10 Views

[Denmark] Army recruit smokers humiliated by their superiors

If Danish army recruits want to smoke a cigarette, their commanders humiliate them while they do so, reports Metroexpress. Some have been told to climb trees or stand on one leg, while others have been forced to stand in a puddle or lie down with their
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 2, 2014 00:05
10 Views

Characteristics and outcomes of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in never smokers in Denmark: a prospective population study

Compared with current and former smokers, never smokers with COPD had different characteristics and milder disease, limited to the lungs. However, morbidity due to lung-related hospital admissions was nonetheless substantial in never smokers with COPD.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 7, 2013 23:25
10 Views

[Denmark] New smoking law attacked from both sides

While the opposition argues the government's new smoking law is far too strict, anti-smoking charities say it does not go far enough
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Apr 23, 2012 00:00
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines