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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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Put that out, Grandma! Defiant smoker Queen Margrethe of Denmark raises eyebrows after lighting up while walking with Crown Princess Mary's young children

She has been dubbed 'the Ashtray Queen' by some, and labelled a 'fatal role model' by others. Yet Denmark's Queen Margrethe defiantly continues her beloved smoking habit, despite years of criticism. But the 75-year-old monarch raised eyebrows last week wh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 4, 2015 10:34
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[Denmark] Genetic analysis of current smokers shows that high tobacco consumption lowers body weight

smokers who consume a high amount of tobacco are more likely to weigh less. Concern about gaining weight is one of the most common reasons that smokers give for not giving up the habit. Furthermore, previous research has shown that an increasing number o
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 18, 2015 08:58
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[Denmark] High tobacco consumption lowers body weight: a Mendelian randomization study of the Copenhagen General Population Study

High tobacco consumption causes lower body weight among current smokers. However, smoking does not seem to affect body shape or fat distribution causally. The lack of association between CHRNA3 genotype and body weight among former smokers and never smoke
International Journal of Epidemiology
added Mar 18, 2015 09:00
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[Denmark] Government tightening e-cigarette regulations

As of 1 November, children under 18 will no longer buy electronic cigarettes and vape pens. The government will consider a bill on Monday that will tighten rules....Haekkerup, the health minister, told Politiken. “I can not rid myself of the idea that smo
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:28
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[Denmark] Ban on smoking in cars pointless, says cancer society

The Danish cancer society, Kræftens Bekæmpelse, does not agree with the idea of a legislative ban on smoking in a car when children are inside...education about the dangers of smoking in cars, whether or not children are along for the ride, is more impor
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Feb 13, 2015 17:33
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[Denmark, Sweden] Swedish Match says looking at Scandinavian Tobacco Group IPO

said on Monday it was evaluating a potential initial public offering (IPO) of Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) together with shareholder Skandinavisk Holding but that no final decision had been made.
Reuters
added Feb 11, 2015 06:16
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[Denmark] Smoking is the main cause of increased risk of heart attack in people with HIV

People living with HIV who smoke have an almost three-fold greater risk of heart attack than HIV-negative smokers, according to Danish data published online ahead of print in Clinical Infectious Diseases. The study suggests that smoking drives the larger
aidsmap (uk)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:50
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[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
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[Denmark] Buyout Firms Said Vie for World's Biggest Cigar Company

The owners of Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S, a Danish manufacturer of cigars, are in talks with private-equity firms about a possible sale of the company, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Dec 1, 2014 07:14
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