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[Italy] E-cigarettes may not help combat smoking addiction

Young people should avoid use of electronic cigarettes because they also deliver nicotine to the body plus there is no scientific proof that they are useful in combating smoking addiction, a study by the Italian Health Ministry has said.
DNA India (in)
added Dec 31, 2012 09:37
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[Italy] Smoking after stroke increases death risk by three-fold

Patients who resume smoking after a stroke increase their risk of death by three-fold, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2012 by Professor Furio Colivicchi from San Filippo Neri Hospital. The researchers also found that the earlier patients
European Society of Cardiology
added Aug 27, 2012 14:17
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[Italy] Cancer-hit smoker loses suit

The family of a smoker who died of lung cancer on Thursday lost a damages suit against big tobacco and the Italian tobacco monopoly. The supreme Court of Cassation said smoking was "an act of free will" and ordered the family to pay costs of 20,000 e
ANSA (it)
added May 11, 2018 19:28
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[Europe] Italy sentences leaders of black market cigarette ring

A criminal court in the northern Italian city of Turin has sentenced several individuals to prison and ordered the seizure of millions of euros worth of assets as part of a major trans-national tobacco contraband case that has involved law enforcement off
New Europe
added Mar 31, 2018 14:13
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[Asia, India, Italy] Study shows e-cigarettes are less harmful than conventional cigarettes

a study by the North East Hills University (NEHU) has stated that Electronics Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) or vaping has minimum health and safety concerns... According to the recently published study, people who have been wanting to quit cigarettes ca
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:13
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[Italy, Vatican City] White Smoke From the Vatican? Not From Cigarettes

Selling discounted tobacco to employees and pensioners, without the increasingly stringent taxes imposed in surrounding Italy, has long been a source of revenue for the tiny Vatican City State. Many people in Rome have bought cigarettes through acquainta
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2017 19:59
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The regulatory environment and cost of electronic cigarettes in Italy, 2014-2015, influenced their use for quitting ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 4, 2017 17:56
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[Italy] Opening the doors to a flagship store

Take a look inside our world-first Vype store in Milan and hear about the rewards and challenges of launching a new product in a new market... In 2015, Italy became one of the first countries to sell our Vype range of Vapour Products outside the UK. Foll
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 4, 2017 18:39
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[Italy] Smoking Tied to Shorter Survival With ALS

Smoking may speed progression of Lou Gehrig's disease and shorten the lives of those with the fatal illness... They collected data on the smoking habits of 650 people diagnosed with ALS between 2007 and 2011 in northern Italy. They also looked at chronic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 22, 2016 21:36
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[Italy, UK] VAPING BAD E-cigs are just as bad for your heart as smoking fags as they damage key blood vessels, say experts

But a professor told the world’s largest gathering of heart experts in Rome the devices are “far more dangerous than people realise”. Top expert Prof Robert West, of University College London, said: “It would certainly be fair to say the study shows ele
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:33
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