Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Netherlands 611 headlines found

7 Views

[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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

[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
7 Views

[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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines