Headlines Tagged with Denmark — 398 headlines found
According to Dorte Bertelsen, a midwife at Rigshospital in Copenhagen, a foetus cannot get enough oxygen when its mother smokes and it negatively affects the baby’s weight and development of organs. “Pregnancy usually motivates people to stop smoking, s
Jan 21, 2016 Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jan 21, 2016 20:06
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
Jan 8, 2016 Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jan 8, 2016 22:11
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
Jan 6, 2016 Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:40
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
Nov 2, 2015 Lexology (uk)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:16
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.
Oct 14, 2015 Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Oct 14, 2015 17:25
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.
Sep 23, 2015 Icenews (is)
added Sep 23, 2015 19:42
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
Sep 23, 2015 The Local (dk)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:17
[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.
Aug 28, 2015 Dove Medical Press (uk)
added Aug 31, 2015 12:19
[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.
Aug 25, 2015 Addiction
added Aug 25, 2015 21:17
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
Aug 10, 2015 The Local (dk)
added Aug 10, 2015 20:36