Headlines Tagged with Netherlands — 587 headlines found
LETTER: Which smoking cessation aids are proven effective according to smokers who want to quit smoking? A report from the Netherlands
The use of evidence-based smoking cessation aids (SCA) is an important strategy in helping smokers to quit successfully ... do smokers know which SCA are evidence-based and which are not? This study sought to find an answer to this question.
Jul 22, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
(Ash) has begun work on pressing the director of public prosecutions (DPP) to bring charges or to allow a private prosecution... The latest line of attack is furthest advanced in Holland, where lawyers have filed charges with the public prosecutor, acting
Nov 12, 2017 Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 13, 2017 15:39
The study was commissioned by Stichting Eindspel Tabak, Foundation Endgame Tobacco in English. The foundation is working towards the gradual implementation of a total ban on the sale of tobacco in the country. For this study, SEO looked at the costs and
Feb 15, 2016 NL Times (nl)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:41
The Dutch Health Ministry announced about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes. The National Institute for Public Health said it was concerned about a lack of evidence on the possible health effects of e-cigarettes, and said that as a prec
Nov 30, 2013 News.am (am)
added Dec 1, 2013 04:46
Dutch authorities have launched an investigation into whether a smoking ban was violated after US pop star Miley Cyrus lit up what appeared to be a joint on stage during the MTV music awards in Amsterdam.
Nov 12, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 13, 2013 15:46
Junior justice minister Martin van Rijn on Tuesday sent his bill tightening up the smoking ban to the government's highest advisory body, the Raad van State. The changes in the tobacco law will see the smoking ban in bars and cafes reinstated across the
Jul 9, 2013 Expatica.com (nl)
added Jul 9, 2013 14:47
A Dutch pension fund said Monday it has sold its stakes in tobacco companies and put them on its investment blacklist amid child-labor allegations and concerns over worker conditions in the sector. PFZW, a pension fund for health-care workers, said it sh
Jul 1, 2013 Dow Jones Newswires
added Jul 3, 2013 03:40
The Lower House wants a more stringent approach to smoking. Public Health State Secretary Martin van Rijn should do more than just raise the legal age for buying tobaccco, according to a House majority.
Dec 4, 2012 NIS News (Netherlands Info Services) (nl)
added Dec 4, 2012 03:21
The smoking ban in Dutch bars and clubs is being widely ignored, according to the authority responsible for enforcing it. Almost half the cafés in the Netherlands turn a blind eye to smoking customers.
Jun 18, 2012 Expatica.com (nl)
added Jun 18, 2012 13:23
KWF Kankerbestrijding has made a formal complaint against the big four tobacco companies, accusing them of grievous bodily harm and fraud. The organisation says the tobacco firms have lied to smokers about the damaging side effects of their addiction, par
Mar 24, 2017 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 24, 2017 12:29