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[Germany] Helmut Schmidt’s last cigarette: Europe has lost a voice of reason

While the rest of Western Europe has clamped down vigorously on the ‘evil weed’, Germans have been less totalitarian. Any weekend visitor to Berlin can confirm that 'no smoking' signs are generally more ornamental than practical.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 11, 2015 16:55
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[Europe, Germany] Helmut Schmidt, Assertive West German Chancellor, Dies at 96

(Meanwhile, a cigarette smoker almost to the end of his life, he was the only public figure in Germany allowed to disregard smoking bans.)
New York Times
added Nov 10, 2015 15:09
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[Europe, Germany] 'E-cigarettes must be treated like tobacco cigarettes'

E-cigarettes will no longer be sold to children and adolescents, according to a new draft law in Germany. And rightly so, says Martina Pötschke-Langer of the German Cancer Research Center.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:25
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[Europe, Germany] Study finds Berlin and Bremen states top list for smoking-related deaths

A new report has found the northern states of Berlin and Bremen have the highest rate of smoking-related deaths. Overall, however, smoking has declined over the past several years. The results were published in the Tobacco Atlas 2015, released on Tuesday
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 7, 2015 20:09
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[Europe] UK healthcare 'lagging behind other rich nations'

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development review of 34 countries...also found evidence that Britons were leading unhealthy lives. Obesity rates were among the highest, while alcohol consumption and smoking rates were also above average.
BBC Online
added Nov 5, 2015 16:45
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[Europe] Daily smokers

Daily smokers are defined as the population aged 15 years and over who are reporting to smoke every day. Smoking is a major risk factor for at least two of the leading causes of premature mortality - circulatory disease and cancer, increasing the risk of
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (fr)
added Nov 5, 2015 16:14
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[Europe] The Economics of Prevention

Daily smokers
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (fr)
added Nov 5, 2015 16:12
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[Europe, Latin America] Health at a Glance 2015 / OECD Indicators

This new edition of Health at a Glance presents the most recent comparable data on the performance of health systems in OECD countries. Where possible, it also reports data for partner countries (Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Latv
OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (fr)
added Nov 5, 2015 16:10
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[Europe] Andriukaitis: Anti-tobacco campaigns working

Speaking in Brussels on the Day of the Ex-Smoker (30 October), Andriukaitis said: “A rigorous tobacco control policy, supported by awareness-raising initiatives such as ‘Ex-smokers are Unstoppable’, is vital for improving public health in the EU.”
Pan European Networks (uk)
added Nov 3, 2015 16:03
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Comparison of tobacco and alcohol use in films produced in Europe, Latin America, and the United States

Smoking was more commonly depicted in films produced outside the US, however there were few differences in the means for smoking screen time in films that contained smoking. This may be partly explained by the prohibition of tobacco product placement in
BioMed Central (uk)
added Nov 3, 2015 15:49
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