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[Europe, Germany] Tobacco lobby stubs out total German tobacco ad ban

The ambitious plans of the Federal Minister for Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, Christian Schmidt, to ban tobacco advertising have been scaled back. Critics have cited pressure from the tobacco industry.
EurActiv
added Dec 10, 2015 15:44
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[Germany] Nicotine uptake by peppermint plants as a possible source of nicotine in plant-derived products [FREE FULL TEXT]

Recently, nicotine has been detected in a large number of food crops and plant-derived products such as spices and herbal teas, but the origin of this nicotine is unknown. This study aimed to elucidate the putative sources of nicotine.
Springer Science+Business Media
added Apr 9, 2015 11:40
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[Germany] German court: e-cigarette liquids not medicines

federal court has ruled that the liquids contained in e-cigarettes aren't medicinal products and can be sold freely. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that produce an odorless vapor which typically contains nicotine, and sometimes flavorings. The F
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2014 11:56
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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
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[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 Local.de (de)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:50
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[Germany, New Mexico] MCCLURE: My So-Called Millennial Life: Soaking up the changes

The changes weren’t just in Germany. It was also in myself. I hadn’t expected my surprise at the amount of smoking, and a casual attitude to secondhand smoke. My American shone through when I gave a little shade to the smokers who held their cigarettes
Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News
added Mar 25, 2018 18:01
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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 (PhysOrg.com)
added May 11, 2017 13:20
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