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[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
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[Denmark] Danish politicians against increasing the price of tobacco

Venstre, Dansk Folkeparti and Socialdemokraterne do not intend to increase the price of tobacco in spite of recommendations from Kræftens Bekæmpelse (the Danish Cancer Society)...smokers in Denmark has remained unchanged since 2011 and 17 percent of the p
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:40
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[Australia, Denmark] Holy smokes: parallel importation meets plain packaging

Allsop J found that Trojan’s application of the trade marks to the external TPP compliant packaging did fall under the section 123 defence and it was not liable for trade mark infringement. The case will have serious ramifications for controlling distri
Lexology (uk)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:16
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[Denmark, UK] Most Danish homes smoke-free

Five years ago, 59 percent of homes were smoke-free, today that number has risen to 75 percent. “This is an area were things have truly improved,” Niels Them Kjær, project manager at Kræftens Bekæmpelse told DR Nyheder.
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Oct 14, 2015 17:25
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[Iceland] Denmark: Almost 1 in 2 upper-secondary students smoke

46% of Danish upper-secondary students smoke either daily or occasionally, according to a new survey by the State Institute of Public Health (SIPH), with the numbers revealing a huge increase in young smokers over the past two decades.
Icenews (is)
added Sep 23, 2015 19:42
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[Denmark] Danes' life expectancy worst in western Europe

Life expectancy for Danish men is at just 78 years, which is also near the very bottom amongst western European countries. Only Finnish and Portuguese men live shorter lives ... Denmark, however, had the second lowest overall smoking rates behind Iceland
The Local (dk)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:17
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[Denmark, UK] Smoking and renal function in people living with human immunodeficiency virus: a Danish nationwide cohort study

Conclusion: In Danish PLHIV, we observed no strong association between smoking status and renal function, risk of CKD, or risk of aRRT, but mortality was increased in smokers following aRRT.
Dove Medical Press (uk)
added Aug 31, 2015 12:19
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[Denmark] What is wrong with non-respondents? Alcohol-, drug- and smoking-related mortality and morbidity in a 12-year follow-up study of respondents and non-respondents in the Danish Health and Morbidity [FREE FULL TEXT]

Health survey non-respondents in Denmark have an increased hazard ratio of alcohol-, drug- and smoking-related mortality and morbidity compared with respondents, which may indicate more unfavourable health behaviours among non-respondents.
Addiction
added Aug 25, 2015 21:17
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[Denmark] Danes could get paid to stop smoking

The safety foundation TrygFonden wants to pay Danes to stop smoking and it has the full support of The Danish Cancer Society (Kræftens Bekæmpelse). The two groups are in favour of replicating a successful American trail that used financial incentives t
The Local (dk)
added Aug 10, 2015 20:36
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[Denmark] Foreign press blasts Danish queen's smoking

Last week, during the Royal Family's annual portrait at Graasten Palace, photographers snapped away and caught Queen Margrethe puffing on a cigarette. The photos were enough to cause a fuss in news sites like Britain's Daily Mail and Australia's News.com
The Local (dk)
added Aug 6, 2015 01:12
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