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[Germany] Maternal smoking during pregnancy leaves its lasting mark on the child's genetic make-up

The researchers determined that smoking particularly affects enhancer regions in the genome.... "If an enhancer region is affected by the effects of smoking, this may lead to deregulation of several genes at the same time."
EurekAlert
added Apr 5, 2016 17:03
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[Europe] Germany adds black lung, rotting teeth photos to cigarette packs

beginning May 20, smokers can expect images of black lungs and dead people to appear on German cigarette packs. Germany, in fact, is one of the last EU countries to implement this regulation.
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Mar 20, 2016 14:30
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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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[Europe] Tabak: Deutschland führt Schockbilder im Mai ein [Tobacco: Germany leads shocking images received in May]

smoking must be prepared by the end of May on deterrent pictures and larger health warnings on cigarette boxes - that is the essence of the law, adopted this Thursday, the German parliament
Verlag Werben & Verkaufen GmbH (de)
added Feb 27, 2016 20:12
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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] Landstuhl medical site goes tobacco-free with exceptions for civilians

Landstuhl Regional Medical Center will go tobacco-free starting Monday, but U.S. civilian employees will be allowed to smoke on unpaid lunch breaks in designated areas away from the campus. Implementation of the tobacco ban was delayed for two weeks afte
Stars & Stripes
added Feb 13, 2016 21:36
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[Europe, Germany, Greece, Russia] Blowing in the wind: OLAF helps seizing 75 million cigarettes

The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) had a good year’s start by carrying out, between December 2015 and January 2016, several operations in Greece, Russia, Germany and Spain that led to a total seizure of more than 75 million cigarettes. During an enqu
New Europe
added Feb 6, 2016 22:10
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[Europe, Germany] How essential are cigarettes in movies?

Does smoking on screen encourage young people to take up the habit? The WHO wants to ban tobacco from film. We take a look back at iconic classics that wouldn't have been quite the same without cigarettes.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:21
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[Germany] Man’s teeth are blown out when e-cigarette explodes in his mouth, causing serious facial injuries

Man, 20, had put the e-cigarette to his mouth to inhale when it exploded He suffered severe facial injuries and a number of his teeth blew out The incident took place in a shop for e-cigarettes in Cologne, Germany
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 29, 2016 19:21
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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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