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[France] The deluded social smokers: 'Astonishing' number still believe just a few cigarettes a day AREN'T harmful, doctors warn

A third of smokers claimed up to 10 cigarettes a day was not associated with any risk of lung cancer, French doctors found. And only half of smokers considered themselves at higher risk of lung cancer than the general population. Less than two fifths wer
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:09
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[France, UK] Educational differences in the impact of pictorial cigarette warning labels on smokers: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Europe surveys

The warning labels implemented in France in 2010 and in the UK in 2008 with pictures on one side of the cigarette package did not succeed in increasing warning salience, but did increase avoidance. The labels did not increase educational inequalities amo
Tobacco Control
added Apr 15, 2015 08:53
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[France] AFNOR publishes the first standards in the world for electronic cigarettes and e-liquid

Initiated by the INC 1 and under the aegis of AFNOR who coordinated the work *, the first two voluntary standards on electronic cigarettes and e-liquid establish safety, quality and promote better information to more than three million French vapoteurs.
AFNOR.org (fr)
added Apr 14, 2015 16:05
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How the health reforms will change life in France

Smoking crackdown: In an effort to take some of the glamour out of smoking, the colourful branding and well-known logos will be wiped off cigarette packs by 2016. The crackdown on smoking also includes a ban on the the habit in cars with children in. De
The Local France (fr)
added Apr 14, 2015 14:46
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[France] French MPs vote to change laws on smoking, nutrition, binge drinking, fashion models

France’s government has proposed to impose new restrictions on smoking, including the use of neutral cigarette packaging and banning smoking inside of vehicles with minors... including making it illegal to smoke inside of a vehicle with someone under 18
RFI (fr)
added Apr 14, 2015 13:00
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France tells cigarette companies to use plain packs

Tobacco firms will from May 2016 have to sell cigarettes in plain packaging with photographs of internal organs damaged by smoking, with the brand appearing only in small lettering. Smoking will be banned in the presence of children in cars, as will the
Reuters
added Apr 14, 2015 12:59
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[France] Les députés adoptent le paquet neutre pour les cigarettes [MEPs adopt neutral package for cigarettes]

the National Assembly adopted, by 19 votes with 11 against and one abstention, the principle of sale, from May 2016, of neutral cigarette packets, all having the same shape, same size, same color and the same typography, without any logo. It is expected t
Libération (fr)
added Apr 6, 2015 13:51
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[Europe] France and its shocking rate of pregnant smokers

Almost one in five French women will continue to smoke throughout their pregnancy, new figures show, prompting the health ministry to announce a new crackdown to get France's pregnant smokers to stub out the habit.
The Local France (fr)
added Apr 5, 2015 13:54
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France imposes plain packages for cigarettes in anti-cancer drive

French MPs on Friday passed a government-backed proposal to force cigarette-manufacturers to use plain packets without logos, identical in all respects apart from a small mention of their name. Australia passed a plain-packet law in 2012 and Ireleand an
RFI (fr)
added Apr 5, 2015 13:51
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[Europe, France, UK] Retailers join Paris demonstration against tobacco plain packs

The National Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN) said it was supporting the French Confederation of Tobacconists by attending the retailers’ demonstration held in Paris yesterday. Retailers were uniting to call on the European Commission to halt pl
Talking Retail (uk)
added Apr 2, 2015 17:33
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