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[Europe, Germany] Black lungs and rotting teeth to grace German cigarette packs

Now Germany will put the EU regulation into practice...the Bundesrat, a legislative body where all of Germany's 16 states are represented, was the last institution to agree to it. Starting May 20, smokers can expect to see black lungs and dead bodies on
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Mar 19, 2016 02:08
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Germany: Federal Court of Justice Classifies Liquids for E-Cigarettes as Tobacco Products

held that the nicotine-containing liquids used in electronic cigarettes qualify as tobacco products and that their distribution and sale without a permit are therefore illegal...decision was rendered in December 2015 but was not published until February 2
Global Legal Monitor - The Law Library of Congress
added Feb 27, 2016 17:33
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[Germany] Cologne man's teeth blown out while smoking e-cigarette

A young man from Cologne has suffered severe wounds including the loss of several teeth after the e-cigarette he was smoking exploded in his mouth.///the 20-year-old was smoking one of the electronic smokes in an e-cigarette shop in the town centre when
The Local.de (de)
added Jan 28, 2016 20:13
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[Europe, Germany] 'E-cigarettes must be treated like tobacco cigarettes'

E-cigarettes will no longer be sold to children and adolescents, according to a new draft law in Germany. And rightly so, says Martina Pötschke-Langer of the German Cancer Research Center.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:25
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[Germany] German heavy smoker gets court boost in eviction case

Germany's Federal Supreme Court has overturned a ruling that gave a landlady authority to evict a pensioner whose heavy smoking had annoyed her....Adolfs has become a hero for many smokers in Germany. He is now known as Germany's second most-famous smoke
BBC Online
added Feb 18, 2015 20:27
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[Turkey] How do immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour?: comparative analysis among Turkish immigrants in Germany and the Netherlands

Turkish immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour towards that of the Dutch/German majority population with increasing duration of stay. This was particularly obvious among those who left Turkey before the age of 18 years - a group that needs tailored inte
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 14, 2014 02:36
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[Germany] The Nazis' Forgotten Anti-Smoking Campaign

Proctor is quick to say he does not mean to argue that it should in any way be celebrated. “The fear may be that by acknowledging such a work, one might somehow give credence to Nazi ideals or policy,” he says. “My intention is not to argue that today's a
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jul 9, 2014 11:19
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[Germany] Health care costs resulting from cigarette smoking are considerably higher than previously assumed

Previous analyses of the effects of cigarette smoking have been based on aggregate calculation models which were unable to take all health-related consequences into account. ... The data analyses showed that the costs of medical care and work absenteeism
HealthCanal.com
added Jul 30, 2013 02:46
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[Germany] Tobacco Ads Light the Match for Teen Smokers

* In this longitudinal survey over a 30-month period, exposure of adolescents to tobacco advertisements was associated with established smoking and daily smoking. * The exposure effect was specific for the association between tobacco advertisements and
MedPage Today
added Jun 15, 2013 18:20
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[Europe, Germany] German Austerity Not Deterring Smokers: CEO

Alison Cooper, CEO of Imperial Tobacco, said cigarette and tobacco sales in Germany were "excellent," despite European Union weakness, which hit the British multinational's half-year profits.
CNBC
added Apr 30, 2013 14:39
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