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GRONINGEN TO BE NETHERLANDS' FIRST SMOKE-FREE CITY

A large number of organizations, schools, child care institutions and sports clubs in Groningen are working together to make the city the first smoke-free city in the Netherlands. Their ultimate goal is to have no smokers in Groningen, and that no one in
NL Times (nl)
added Jul 27, 2017 15:31
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[Netherlands] Dutch plan new law to ban shops displaying cigarettes and tobacco

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn is working on draft legislation which would force shopkeepers and petrol stations to keep cigarettes out of sight of consumers, broadcaster NOS said on Friday. The tobacco industry had promised to come up with measu
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 23, 2016 13:49
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[Netherlands] Dutch could save €1.7bn a year and halve smoking rate with tough campaign

A new report claims the Netherlands could more than halve its proportion of smokers and save €1.7bn a year with stricter anti-smoking controls. The report for the Dutch cancer society, KWF, is the first to compare the potential effects of anti-smoking cam
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 10, 2016 12:17
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[Netherlands] New Study Says Restaurant Smoking Bans Had a Major Impact on Infant Health

In 2004 and 2008, the Netherlands passed legislation that kicked smoking out of workplaces and restaurants, respectively. A new paper published in Scientific Reports alleges that after the restaurant smoking ban, pre- and post-birth problems such as stil
Mic
added Apr 25, 2016 21:57
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[Europe, Netherlands, UK] 'Bored' migrants CRITICISE lack of cash to buy cigarettes and slow internet in camps

Refugees occupying the Ter Apel camp in the Netherlands have bemoaned the lack of comforts inside the centre, claiming they have become "bored" as a result... The man complained about not having money to buy cigarettes
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 27, 2015 22:10
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[Netherlands] Survey: Majority want cigarettes hidden in stores

The majority of Dutch citizens – 57 percent – want cigarettes to not be visible in stores, according to a survey by TNS NIPO. Store owners are already required to keep tobacco out of sight in Canada, Ireland and England. The Dutch cancer society KWF has
NL Times (nl)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:41
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[Netherlands] Dutch government in court for violating international tobacco treaty ($$)

Public health campaigners in the Netherlands are taking the Dutch state to court in an attempt to force it to end what they say is the excessive influence of the tobacco industry on the government’s antismoking policies. According to the Dutch Youth Smo
British Medical Journal
added May 28, 2015 08:30
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The association between tobacco control policy and educational inequalities in smoking cessation in the Netherlands from 1988 through 2011

policies introduced in the Netherlands after 2000 were positively associated with national trends in smoking cessation, whereas weaker policies introduced gradually before 2000 were not. However, these measures do not seem to have either widened or narrow
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 16, 2015 10:20
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[Netherlands] A quarter of pubs flouting the smoking ban

During the first four months of the year inspectors drew up 500 reports in connection with pubs and restaurants that were not observing the smoking ban. The ban is being observed by 77 percent of establishments in the Belgian hospitality industry.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Jul 11, 2014 12:37
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Effectiveness of a national reimbursement policy and accompanying media attention on use of cessation treatment and on smoking cessation: a real-world study in the Netherlands

It seems that a national reimbursement policy for smoking cessation treatment that is accompanied by media attention can increase cessation. Our findings suggest that this increase can (partly) be ascribed to the media attention that accompanied the polic
Tobacco Control
added May 19, 2014 12:10
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