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[France] Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Researchers analyzed data from more than 5,200 primary school students in France and found that those exposed to secondhand smoke while in the womb and/or at a young age were at higher risk for behavioral problems, particularly emotional and conduct diso
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 1, 2015 15:13

[France] Paris battles cigarette butts with new fine _ but will $76 be enough of a deterrent?

The city of Paris, littered with 350 tons of cigarette butts each year, is striking back at smokers with a new 68-euro ($76) fine. Starting Thursday, anyone caught flicking their butt onto the sidewalk should be ticketed. City hall is calling on all busi
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 30, 2015 16:54

[France] E-cigarette refill warning

USERS of e-cigarettes have been warned that the vast majority of refills are sub-standard with 90% containing chemicals not mentioned on the labels. The alarming report from the consumer protection agency DGCCRF also showed that 13 out of the 14 charge
The Connexion (fr)
added Sep 30, 2015 15:59

[France] Cigarettes électroniques : de « nombreuses anomalies » sur la sécurité relevées [Electronic cigarettes: "numerous anomalies" identified safety]

this campaign checks finds a non-compliance 90% of collected liquids and nearly all chargers. Regarding liquid refills, that instance highlights of "numerous anomalies labeling" as well as "non-compliant products and / or dangerous".
Le Monde
added Sep 30, 2015 15:59

[France] Paris to fine smokers for leaving butts on street

Paris is to fine smokers who throw their cigarette butts onto the street, the latest effort to clean up the French capital. Each year 4,900 City of Paris employees collect 350 tonnes of cigarette butts on the city's 2,900 km of sidewalks and 1,600 km of
added Sep 30, 2015 15:11

[Australia, France, Spain] CHAPMAN: ‘You’ll see vapers everywhere in Europe’. Well, … no

Over the 23 days, we saw just 20 people vaping: 15 in Paris, one in Lyon, one in Calvi, one in Barcelona and two in Madrid. By contrast, we saw many people smoking almost everywhere we looked at any time of day. Far too many to count. At a guess, the rati
The Conversation (au)
added Sep 30, 2015 10:33

[France] Postnatal Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure Related to Behavioral Problems in Children [FREE FULL TEXT]

We observed that ETS postnatal exposure, alone or in association with prenatal exposure, increased the risk of emotional and conduct problems in children. Although additional investigation is required, these findings provide further support for anti-smok
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:54

[France] Early exposure to tobacco as a cause of behavioural problems in children

analysed data on pre- and postnatal exposure to tobacco in the homes of 5,200 primary school children. They show that this exposure is associated with a risk of behavioural disorders in children, particularly emotional and conduct disorders. The associati
INSERM - French National Institute of Health and Medical research (fr)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:37

Yannick Noah Once Again Answers France’s Call

Noah, let’s be clear, did not maximize his tennis gifts. The first time I interviewed him, he had just finished smoking a cigarette in the locker room after playing an indoor match in Paris. He never reached another major singles final after winning the
New York Times
added Sep 23, 2015 15:55

[Asia-pacific, France, New Caledonia (fr)] Hausse du prix des cigarettes et du gazole en Nouvelle-Calédonie [Increase the price of cigarettes and diesel in New Caledonia]

The price of cigarettes and diesel fuel will rise in New Caledonia October 1, to balance the statutory and promote public transport, local councilors decided. The price of cigarettes will increase by 30%...Tobacco use is important in New Caledonia. Acco
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 19, 2015 18:03
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