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[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
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[Finland] One in five 16-year-olds smokes

Smoking has become less prevalent in Finland in recent years. Men of working age, in particular, have started lighting up less over the past decade. According to the THL, a third of Finnish men smoked in the 1980s, but now this is true for about 20 perce
YLE24 (fi)
added Oct 24, 2012 17:33
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More than half of Finland’s municipalities have gone smoking-free

By the end of September, 204 municipalities had reached the decision to go smoke-free, reports the Savuton Kunta (“Smoke-Free Municipality”) project.
Helsingin Sanomat (fi)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:47
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More than half of Finland's municipalities have gone smoking-free

By the end of September, 204 municipalities had reached the decision to go smoke-free, reports the Savuton Kunta (“Smoke-Free Municipality”) project.
Helsingin Sanomat (fi)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:31
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[Finland] Half of young mothers smoke, boosting risks

About half of pregnant women in Finland under age 20 are smokers, says the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL).
YLE24 (fi)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:34
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[Australia, Finland] Smoking parents doom kids

Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added May 24, 2012 10:38
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[Australia, Finland] Parents Beware: Your Smoking Habit Brings Harm to Your Children

An analysis issued this week by the Menzies Research Institute Tasmania (MRIT) yielded results that indicated children who regularly inhaled the second-hand smoke coming from their unsuspecting parents were likely to suffer brain or heart attacks in their
International Business Times (au)
added May 23, 2012 04:27
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[Australia, Finland] Parental smoking damaging children's arteries

Tasmania's Menzies Research Institute collected data from a Finnish and Australian study about the long-term health effects of passive smoking on children.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 23, 2012 04:21
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Sports activity and the use of cigarettes and snus among young males in Finland in 1999-2010

BioMed Central (uk)
added Apr 3, 2012 00:00
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[Finland] Balcony smoking ban proposal gets support at health ministry

YLE24 (fi)
added Mar 28, 2012 00:00
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