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Time to first cigarette and lung cancer risk in Japan

Nicotine dependence, as indicated by the TTFC, is associated with increased risk of LC and is therefore an independent marker of exposure to tobacco smoking.
Annals of Oncology
added Oct 1, 2013 03:19
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MILLER: Have Japan's Anti-Smoking Laws Gone Too Far? Smokers Begin to Feel the Pressure

the Japanese government is pushing anti-smoking in a way that for many restricts individuals’ freedom, with some suggesting that laws should not be influenced by individual government members’ own pet hates.
RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Mar 30, 2013 19:01
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Association of cigarette smoking with skin colour in Japanese women

Conclusions These data suggest that smoking is associated with a darker skin colour. If our findings are confirmed by further studies, they could be used in antismoking campaigns or by smoking cessation services.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 27, 2013 20:13
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Japan's LDP to Postpone Tobacco Tax Hike

Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party has not included a tobacco tax hike in a preliminary tax reform draft for fiscal 2013 proposed Tuesday to the party's tax panel, the Yomiuri Shimbun reported in its Tuesday evening edition.
4-traders.com (fr)
added Jan 15, 2013 13:09
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Japan Tobacco rises on government share sale delay

Japan Tobacco (JT) shares jumped in Tokyo trade on Monday after the government said it would delay selling part of its stake in the former monopoly. Choppy markets and an election next month, which could see a change in leadership, were among reasons for
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 19, 2012 15:26
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[Japan, UK, Minnesota] The Research Agrees: Smoking Is Really Bad For You

Four new studies offer powerful evidence of the dangers of smoking and the health benefits of quitting or not being exposed to secondhand smoke.
Forbes
added Nov 1, 2012 14:38
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Smoking takes 10 years off life expectancy in Japan, not 4 as previously thought, experts warn

Smoking reduces life expectancy by ten years in Japan, but much of the risk can be avoided by giving up smoking, a paper published on bmj.com today shows. . . . The Life Span Study (LSS) was initiated in 1950 to investigate the effects of radiation, tra
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 26, 2012 05:35
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[Japan] Above-limit radioactive cesium detected in Fukushima tobacco, JT says

Japan Tobacco Inc. says radioactive cesium levels in some dried tobacco leaves harvested this year in Fukushima Prefecture exceeded the company's limit of 100 becquerels per kilogram.
Japan Times (jp)
added Oct 11, 2012 05:10
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[Japan] Public to be surveyed on drinking, smoking age changes

Japan's National Police Agency is preparing to conduct a survey of the public about whether the legal age for drinking and smoking should be lowered from the current 20 years old.
Japan Update
added May 11, 2012 18:02
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[Japan] BIRR: CIGARETTE SALES CRATER AS SMOKERS CHOOSE ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGIES IN ASIAN MARKETS

Cigarette sales are plummeting in Japan at an “unprecedented” rate as smokers turn in droves to alternative technologies that drastically cut health risks... Japan Tobacco Inc. revealed Wednesday the company is expecting a massive decline in cigarette
Daily Vaper (Daily Caller)
added Nov 7, 2017 05:02
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