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[Germany, Poland, Vietnam] Border Guards Seize Radioactive Cigarettes

Polish border guards have seized 120 packs of radioactive cigarettes. The deadly fags from Vietnam were discovered at Chopin airport in the Polish capital Warsaw. The fake Marlboro cigarettes carrying health warnings in Polish and German were found amo
Austrian Times (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 13:20

[Germany] Young Germans stub out cigarettes

The share of young Germans who smoke has dropped by more than half over the past decade, a government report released on Monday revealed. In 2001, 27.5 percent of Germans aged between 12 and 17 identified themselves as smokers – a figure that dropped
The (de)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:50

[Germany] COBB: Surprise – Tobacco Advertising Increases Teen Smoking

it should come as no surprise that an advertising study with a negative spin would focus on teenage smoking and tobacco use. The results are far from shocking, but it furthers the evidence that tobacco is being unfairly targeted compared to all of the ot
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Jun 14, 2013 01:35

[Germany] Impact of smoking and quitting on cardiovascular outcomes and risk advancement periods among older adults

Smoking is a strong risk factor for cardiovascular events even at older age. Smoking cessation is highly and rapidly beneficial also at advanced age.
European Journal of Epidemiology
added Feb 21, 2013 13:35

[Germany, UK] Heart attacks among non-smokers fall by a QUARTER after ban stubs out passive smoking

A study in Germany found that the number of heart attacks in one city dropped by 26 per cent among non-smokers just two years after the ban came in.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 29, 2012 16:56

Women in East Germany will be more likely to die from smoking than those in West Germany

Due to a silent but dramatic increase in the number of young East German women smoking after reunification, their death rates are forecasted to exceed those in the West within the next few decades... "Germany is more tolerant than other EU member states i
Medical Xpress (
added May 11, 2017 13:20

[Europe, Germany] BRIEF-British American Tobacco to close cigarette manufacturing in Bayreuth

* Decision to close cigarette manufacturing in bayreuth the result of analysis of production capacity in western europe
added Jul 15, 2016 12:06

[Europe] Germany to implement new measures to curb smoking

The government has approved a draft bill requiring tobacco packages to have photos meant to dissuade smokers. The new laws, which will be implemented next year, come amid concern in Germany over tobacco-related deaths.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Dec 17, 2015 16:05

Tobacco Atlas Germany 2015: New data, new facts

the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) now presents its second Tobacco Atlas, which again summarizes current data and facts about tobacco use, health hazards that are associated with it as well as consequences for socie
added Nov 14, 2015 13:40

[Syria] Refugee crisis set to boost Germany's struggling tobacco industry

Germany's open-door refugee policy may add 810 million cigarettes to the country's annual consumption this year...Many of the refugees are fleeing war-torn Syria, where 48 per cent of men smoke,
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 6, 2015 21:02
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