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[Netherlands] Living next to a busy road is as bad for you as passive smoking 10 cigarettes a day, warn scientists

Breathing in polluted air on busy roads is as harmful as passively smoking ten cigarettes a day, new research has found. Dutch scientists compared the effects of smoking with those of living near a busy road, looking at increased risks of heart disease,
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2017 21:44
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[Europe, Netherlands] The Hague Court: Dutch alcohol and tobacco ID campaign in violation of anti-trust legislation

Dutch Food Retail Association (CBL) and Jumbo Supermarkets have violated anti-trust legislation by ruling out the very effective age validation system 'Ageviewers'...We are investigating the consequences of the judgment in the US, as the boycott completel
PR Newswire
added Apr 23, 2016 22:53
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[Netherlands] Dutch ban vaping for under 18s, say more harmful than thought

Electronic cigarettes and water pipes will be banned in the Netherlands for children under 18 from next year, the government said, after finding that the devices were more damaging to health than expected. E-cigarettes, which electrically vaporize a nic
Reuters
added Dec 11, 2015 22:39
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[Netherlands] Albert Heijn to experiment with hiding tobacco products at 15 check-outs

Supermarket chain Albert Heijn is to cover up the displays of tobacco products at the check-outs in 15 of its stores. The move is an experiment to find out the most effective method of hiding cigarettes and rolling tobacco from sight, broadcaster Nos rep
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 23, 2015 19:44
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[Netherlands] Dutch to introduce 18+ age limit for electronic cigarettes

Junior health minister Martin van Rijn is slapping a minimum age of 18 on electronic cigarettes in an effort to stop youngsters smoking, he told parliament on Monday. The new rules will apply to e-cigarettes with and without nicotine and will bring the sm
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:56
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[Netherlands, UK] Supersmoker Bluetooth e-cigarette doubles up as MOBILE PHONE

* The Supersmoker Bluetooth has a built-in speaker and microphone * It connects wirelessly to Bluetooth devices including phones and tablets * Users can use the e-cigarette to make and receive calls, and listen to music
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 21, 2014 10:50
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[Netherlands] 'What's Bad for the Heart Also Bad for the Brain'

Heart disease risk factors can lead to a decline in brain function in both younger and older adults, Dutch researchers report. The new study included nearly 3,800 people, aged 35 to 82, who were checked for heart disease risk factors such as smoking, dia
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 5, 2013 22:17
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[Netherlands] Addiction institute says mini waterpipe teaches kids to smoke

The Trimbos addiction research institute says the use of mini waterpipes known as shisha pens is not to be recommended because of the likely impact on health. The electronic cigarettes, which come in fruit flavours and different colours, are becoming a
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added May 3, 2013 16:08
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[Netherlands] CIOs of GlaxoSmithKline and British American Tobacco to Speak at Leading Enterprise Mobility Strategy Event

PR Newswire
added Apr 30, 2013 14:38
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[Netherlands] More cafes observe smoking ban, but it's still far from total

Some 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking, compared with 51% in the spring, according to health ministry inspectors. Some 61% of discos and 88% of cafes which serve food are now smoke free, the inspectors said.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Dec 20, 2012 15:07
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