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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.
added Dec 19, 2012 02:37

[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
added Dec 19, 2012 02:34

[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

[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

[Europe] Denmark to enforce smokeless tobacco ban

Government caves on EU's snus restrictions
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 10, 2012 11:07

[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

[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

[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

[Denmark] The Gold Standard Programme: smoking cessation interventions for disadvantaged smokers are effective in a real-life setting

Although continuous abstinence was lower among disadvantaged smokers, the absolute difference was small. If the programme had been as effective in disadvantaged as in non-disadvantaged groups, there would have been an extra 46 or 8 quitters annually, resp
Tobacco Control
added Jun 19, 2012 05:50

‘Neighbour smoke’—exposure to secondhand smoke in multiunit dwellings in Denmark in 2010: a cross-sectional study

In this sample, 22% of those living in multiunit dwellings reported exposure to neighbour smoke. Of respondents living in apartments, 41% preferred to live in a building in which smoking is banned
Tobacco Control
added Jun 19, 2012 05:36
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