Headlines Tagged with Finland — 445 headlines found
[Finland] Exposure to parental smoking in childhood or adolescence is associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness in young adults: evidence from the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study and the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study
results show the pervasive effect of exposure to parental smoking on children's vascular health up to 25 years later. There must be continued efforts to reduce smoking among adults to protect young people and to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
Mar 5, 2014 European Heart Journal
added Mar 5, 2014 13:58
Smoking is negatively related to long-term labour market outcomes. The provision of information about the indirect monetary costs of smoking may thus complement the policy efforts that aim at educating consumers about the health costs of smoking.
Feb 25, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Feb 26, 2014 12:36
Frightening footage of toddler girl puffing on a cigarette emerges from Finland – where smoking laws are among world’s toughest
The young girl, aged about two or three, puts the cigarette into her mouth and inhales several times before breathing out dark smoke. The clip, which has been uploaded to YouTube, is believed to have been taken in Finland and has caused public outrage.
Feb 4, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2014 11:31
Finnish Ministry said that the new Directive aimed to prevent young people from taking up smoking in particular. Smoking causes an estimated of 700,000 premature deaths in the EU per year. However, the new Directives do not focus on the health issues but
Dec 24, 2013 FINNBAY (fi)
added Dec 25, 2013 00:24
Cancer Society of Finland has a terrifying vision of the future for people who still light up. Within a few years, the organization claims, smokers will resemble fat, sexless, acne-covered zombies. Okay, perhaps not quite. But a new site launched by the
Dec 11, 2013 The Atlantic Monthly
added Dec 11, 2013 22:31
Research showed that smoking is less prevalent among men of working age, women, and boys and girls under the age of 18 than it was in years gone by. Women are now smoking at the same level they were in the early 1980s. In 2011, almost one in five Finns h
Nov 3, 2013 Icenews (is)
added Nov 3, 2013 22:57
A new health protection law could see the end of smoking on apartment balconies, if it damages neighbours’ health. The scent of smoke could be enough to prove an effect on health.
Oct 30, 2013 YLE24 (fi)
added Oct 30, 2013 15:44
"Tobacco Body," created by the Cancer Society of Finland, takes a full-body look at what long-term smoking does to a variety of body parts and functions in both men and women.
Oct 18, 2013 New York Daily News
added Oct 18, 2013 07:26
The study also shows that smoking in Finland has gone into decline, albeit slowly. The sharpest fall in smoking of late has been seen among men. According to this survey, 21% of Finnish men smoke on a daily basis, while that figure for women is 14%.
Oct 16, 2013 YLE24 (fi)
added Oct 16, 2013 08:26
[Finland] Women who smoke and have high blood pressure are 20 TIMES more likely to suffer a brain haemorrhage than non-smoking men with low blood pressure
This research could help doctors decide which patients are likely to suffer a rupture of their aneurysm and which, therefore, need treatment to prevent a haemorrhage.
Sep 12, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2013 11:52