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Europe's 'invisible' killer, chronic lung disease

One in three MEPs signed a written declaration in 2016 ... It also called for better prevention, mainly by tackling smoking, and more "timely and accurate" diagnosis, including routine lung health and allergy tests.
EUobserver.com
added Nov 15, 2017 22:36
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[Europe] Health at a Glance 2017: Smoking and alcohol consumption among children

Over 15% of 15-year-olds smoke at least once a week in France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, and the Slovak Republic, as well as Lithuania (Figure 4.5). At the other end of the scale, fewer than 5% report weekly smoking in Iceland and Norway. Across the OE
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (fr)
added Nov 14, 2017 12:55
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[Europe, Netherlands, UK] Tobacco firms may face ‘murder’ trials

(Ash) has begun work on pressing the director of public prosecutions (DPP) to bring charges or to allow a private prosecution... The latest line of attack is furthest advanced in Holland, where lawyers have filed charges with the public prosecutor, acting
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 13, 2017 15:39
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[Europe] Is Heat-Not-Burn the Next Big Thing in Tobacco?

While combustible cigarette sales decline, the same research highlights growth in the use of vapor products and further changes to come within this segment. "The continued growth in vapor products and, in particular, the emergence of heated tobacco as a
Convenience Store News
added Nov 5, 2017 21:22
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[Europe, UK] Tobacco: EU Law / HM Treasury written question – answered on 1st November 2017.

The government is continuing to study the draft implementing legislation for Articles 15 and 16 of the EU Tobacco Products Directive and is discussing the drafts with the Commission and other Member States. We are aware of concerns raised by businesses af
TheyWorkForYou.com (uk)
added Nov 3, 2017 00:24
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[Europe] Do Cigarette Prices Affect Infant Mortality?

The study outlines valuable correlations between cigarette prices and infant mortality rates. There is an association between cigarette price increases and infant mortality rates decreases. The price differentials contribute to this association; as the g
Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Oct 29, 2017 18:31
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[Europe, Malta] John Dalli Attacks Press With Harrowing Statement: ‘Resilience Conquers The Poison Pen’

Dalli sent out a press release in which he claimed to be the victim of a mudslinging campaign that takes place whenever OLAF’s outgoing director-general Giovanni Kessler “finds himself in trouble”. The “trouble” in question was ostensibly a reference to
Lovin Malta (mt)
added Oct 27, 2017 16:42
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[Europe, Malta] 'I'm a bit shocked here': Recording of alleged ex-Dalli canvasser seeking €10m bribe released

A Swedish news portal has published a recording of a phone call in which a man alleged to be John Dalli's former canvasser Silvio Zammit can be heard soliciting a €10 million bribe from a tobacco lobbyist. "I'm sorry, I'm a poor blonde...I'm a bit shocke
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 26, 2017 18:37
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[Europe, Malta] Updated: Recording allegedly shows Silvio Zammit’s offer of €10m for proposed lifting of ban on snus

A phone call recording in which a man who is allegedly John Dalli's former canvasser Silvio Zammit is heard soliciting a '10 million' (euro) bribe from a smokeless tobacco lobbyist, believed to be former ESTOC secretary-general Inge Delfosse, has been pu
Malta Independent (mt)
added Oct 26, 2017 18:37
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Updated | Recording of Zammit requesting bribe published, Dalli hits out at Kessler

A Swedish newspaper has published the recording of John Dalli’s former canvasser Silvio Zammit, soliciting a €10 million bribe from a tobacco lobbyist. Zammit, charged with requesting a €60 million in bribes from Swedish company Swedish Match and the Eur
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 26, 2017 17:52
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