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Crisis: Greece; hospital fee to be passed on to smokers

Georgiadis said the fee, which came into effect on January 1st, would instead be passed on to tobacco product prices, which are expected to go up by 5 cents. The price hike is expected to generate some 40 million euros in revenues, in line with government
La Redazione ANSAmed (it)
added Jan 8, 2014 06:57
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[Greece] Smoking behind 1 in 10 Greek hospital admissions

Smoking is responsible for 8.9 percent of the ailments leading to all admissions at Greek state hospitals, according to the results of medical research made public on Thursday at the Hypatia Institute in Athens, a nongovernmental organization.
Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:48
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[Greece] Greek Smokers Puff Their Way to Hospitals

Smoking is responsible for 8.9 percent of admissions to Greek state hospitals, according to the conclusions of a conference held on April 18 at Hypatia Megaron. The conference was organized by the Ministry of Health’s National Committee for the Control of
Greek Reporter
added Apr 19, 2013 13:30
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[Greece, UK] 'If dad-to-be smokes DNA damage may pass to kids'

The Mail’s story was based on a small study of predominantly Greek families, whose lifestyle and genetic make-up were analysed to detect whether parental smoking before and during pregnancy led to DNA damage in their newborn babies.
Daventry Express (uk)
added Mar 1, 2013 11:57
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[Bulgaria, Greece] Customs officers seize 3,999 boxes of smuggled cigarettes at Kapitan Petko Voyvoda checkpoint

Focus English News (bg)
added May 25, 2012 05:16
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[Greece] Deal Between Indian Billionaire And Greek Cigarette Company Failed

Greek Reporter
added Mar 18, 2012 00:00
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[Europe, Greece] Greek government under fire for not implementing smoking ban law

Speaking on Wednesday (24 May) at the International Conference on Tobacco Control 2017 organised by the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) in Athens, Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed that the anti-smoking campaign has
EurActiv
added May 27, 2017 16:51
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[Greece] Majority of Greeks are would appreciate smoking ban enforcement, says expert

e Hellenic Thoracic Society (HTS) said Thursday, appealing to the government to crack down on violations. Speaking at an event ahead of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, HTS president Michalis Toumpis, said the number of smokers in Greece appears to be dec
Kathimerini (gr)
added May 25, 2017 21:13
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[Europe, Greece] Vapers fight bill equating them with tobacco smokers

held a press conference Tuesday to denounce government plans to outlaw them from “vaping” in enclosed public areas like regular smokers.... The association of Greek vapers representing e-smokers has denounced the government for preparing the bill without
Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:29
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[Greece, UK] E-cigarettes can instantly damage the lungs: Devices 'cause inflammation for 30 minutes after inhaling'

The British Lung Foundation acknowledged that vaping can harm the lungs, but said it is far less harmful than smoking. It added stopping smoking is the 'best thing most people with a lung disease can do for their health'.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 13, 2016 15:25
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