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[France] Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes [ECs] or Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems [ENDS] (PDF)

 The safety of Electronic cigarettes (ECs) or electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) has not been scientifically demonstrated;  Adverse health effects for third parties exposed (second-hand exposure) cannot be excluded because the use of electron
The Union (formerly, the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease) (fr)
added Nov 3, 2013 23:41
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France to ban electronic cigarettes from all public places and subject them to the same tight rules as tobacco

The move has sparked outrage among sellers and users of the battery-powered devices which contain liquid nicotine that is turned into a vapor when inhaled. Health Minister Marisol Touraine confirmed reports that a ban would go ahead on France’s Europe 1
World Observer Online
added Jul 29, 2014 02:10
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[France] Smoking

why do so many people in Paris smoke? And why is the number of smokers increasing in France, when the US and other countries are seeing a decline?
david lebovitz blog - Living the Sweet Life in Paris
added Feb 12, 2013 06:20
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[France] French tobacconists sabotage speed cameras in cigarette packaging protest

The radar 'hooding' - by covering them with bin liners - is symbolic: a 'cover up' that deprives the government of money in the same way that the anti-smoking legislation will reduce tobacco sales, and tax revenue, the protesters say. The first hooding
Reuters
added Jul 21, 2015 15:13
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[France] The union calls for urgent regulation of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems

International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Health (The Union) issued a warning about the potential health impact of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and called for urgent regulation of these products. The position state
Phys.org (physorg.com)
added Nov 3, 2013 23:37
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[France] TABAC Le prix des cigarettes augmente de 20 cts dès lundi [ The price of cigarettes increased by 20 cents on Monday]

The price of cigarettes will increase by 20 cents Monday, bringing the cheapest package to 6.30 euros and 6.80 euros sold more due to an increase in voted on behalf of public health taxes. Rolling tobacco will also increase by 40 cents on Monday.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jul 14, 2013 12:15
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[Belgium, Finland, France, Sweden, UK] Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Job Stress, Study Finds

Job stress increases the risk of heart disease, but living a healthy lifestyle can significantly reduce that risk, a new study says. Researchers examined data from more than 102,000 men and women, aged 17 to 70, in the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Sw
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2013 13:08
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France considers ban on cigarettes that are 'too cool'

Four main cigarette companies - Seita, Philip Morris, British American Tobacco, and JTI - have contacted France's prime minister seeking clarity on the potential new law, calling for an urgent meeting to clarify the details. The changes could well com
The Local France (fr)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:17
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[France] In the Air, Art+Auction's Gossip Column (blog) Art Won't Keep Michel Houellebecq Away From His Cigar

The smokers lounge reportedly “includes a bar and jukebox which will pay musical versions of 70 of his poems,” which is just the kind of the thing you want to hear when on a smoke break....will also feature ... MRI scans of the author’s brain. Good thing
ArtInfo (Louise Blouin Media)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
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France thinks plain cigarette packs will help kick its smoking habit

Last week, the French Health Ministry announced that all tobacco shops will have to sell cigarettes in plain, logo-free packaging by the end of this year, under a law that was passed at the end of 2015. The brand of each company will be displayed in smal
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Apr 4, 2016 18:38
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