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[Denmark, Tanzania] Smoking leads to false negatives in TB test

A recent study conducted in Tanzania and Denmark found that cigarette smoking caused false negative and indeterminate interferon gamma release assay results for tuberculosis testing.
Vaccine News
added Dec 29, 2012 12:59
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[Denmark] Smoking More Lethal than HIV

* Smokers with HIV had substantially higher rates of all-cause and non-AIDS mortality than HIV-positive non-smokers, with more than 60% of deaths among HIV patients associated with smoking. * Note that HIV-infected smokers lost more life-years to smokin
MedPage Today
added Dec 19, 2012 06:11
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[Denmark] HIV Positive? Quit Smoking!

A recent study attempted to determine the impact of smoking on HIV patients. Results showed there is a need for smoking cessation programs and counseling for HIV patients to prolong life expectancy.
DailyRx
added Dec 19, 2012 02:37
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[Denmark] HIV patients in care lose more years of life to smoking than to HIV infection

Among HIV patients receiving well-organized care with free access to antiretroviral therapy, those who smoke lose more years of life to smoking than to HIV, according to a Danish study published in Clinical Infectious Diseases and available online. The
EurekAlert
added Dec 19, 2012 02:34
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[Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden] Nordic Countries Aim to Ban Smoking

The Welfare Committee of the Nordic Council, chaired by Icelandic MP Siv Friðleifsdóttir, announced in Helsinki yesterday that they want the Nordic countries to be smoke free by 2040. The committee will also work towards a 10 percent reduction in alcohol
Iceland Review (is)
added Nov 2, 2012 13:46
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[Denmark] Nine out of ten smokers would fire up a child's cigarette

A thought-provoking new hidden camera video (see it below) shows two girls, one nine and the other ten years old, approaching random smokers on the square outside of the main train station in Aarhus and asking for either a light or a cigarette. In the vi
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:30
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[Europe] Denmark to enforce smokeless tobacco ban

Government caves on EU's snus restrictions
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 10, 2012 11:07
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[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
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[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
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[Denmark] Copenhagen Plans to Be Smoke-Free by 2025

If the plan succeeds, about 4% of Copenhagen’s citizens will be smokers, well below the 21% threshold of current smokers.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:30
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