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[Netherlands] Smoking slowly dying off in Dutch bars

Preliminary figures from the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) released by the Dutch government show that in the first months of 2014, 75 per cent of cafés and bars were smoke free. That is an increase of 10 per cent from the autum
IamExpat (nl)
added May 15, 2014 12:54
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[Netherlands] E-cigarette use triples; smoking down

For the rise in e-cigarettes, the Trimbos-institute has no answer, but a good guess would be the fact that the e-cigarette is marketed as less harmful than normal cigarettes. The e-cigarettes could also be used as an aid to quit smoking entirely. Most s
NL Times (nl)
added Apr 1, 2014 16:17
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[Europe, Netherlands] Tobacco lobbyist was head of EU ethics committee

Michel Petite, head ot the European Union’s ethics committee tasked with the monitoring of the influence of lobbyists, resigned on December 18, because “his position had become untenable” due to a conflict of interest, notes De Standaard.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Dec 20, 2013 17:00
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[Netherlands, UK] Cigarette Smoking 'Could Make You Psychotic'

Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be pu
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:31
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[Netherlands] Small cafes must be smoke free, says appeal court

The appeal court in The Hague ruled on Tuesday that smoking must be banned in all cafes, with no exception for small cafes run by the owner. The smoking ban was introduced in 2008 and included all cafes, but in 2011 an exception was introduc
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:38
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The Netherlands may increase legal age to buy cigarettes to 18

The legal age for buying cigarettes in the Netherlands is ‘very likely’ to be increased to 18, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Nov 22, 2012 12:38
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[Netherlands] PHILIP MORRIS v AUSTRALIA: Final Award Regarding Costs (PDF)

this claim has not been objected to by the Claimant. Indeed, the jurisprudence relied on by the Respondent in this context affirms that such a claim can be raised, and the Tribunal sees no reason to depart from this approach. 107. Moreover, the Tribuna
Permanent Court of Arbitration (nl)
added Jul 10, 2017 15:21
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[Netherlands] Fewer Dutch graduates smoke but the tobacco industry is thriving Health

new figures on Wednesday which show that the government’s efforts to discourage smoking have had more of an impact on people with university and college degrees than on the low-skilled. The number of graduates who smoke has gone down from 34% in 1989 to 1
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 6, 2017 19:19
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[Netherlands] Doctors and physiotherapists join Dutch law suit against big tobacco

The NTvG represents some 250 doctors while nearly 2,000 physiotherapists are members of the ClaudicationNet foundation, the Volkskrant said on Friday. ‘We doctors want to take on the tobacco industry together with patients,’ Dink Legemate, a chief surgeon
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added May 12, 2017 23:56
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Construct and predictive validity of three measures of intention to quit smoking: Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands Survey

An assessment of the Stages of Change, the Motivation To Stop Scale (MTSS) and a Likert scale showed comparable predictive and construct validity as measures for intention to quit smoking. All three instruments can be used in future research; however, u
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2017 16:39
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