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[Netherlands] Dutch toughen anti-smoking policy, introduce age limit for e-cigarettes

Dutch anti-smoking policy is to be made tougher and the minimum age to buy electronic cigarettes is to be set at 18...include placing photographs of smoke-damaged organs such as lungs on packets of cigarettes and rolling tobacoo
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:55
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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] Samuel Wilkinson: Marijuana industry is following trail blazed by Big Tobacco

Alarmingly, marijuana businesses are now mimicking many of Big Tobacco's successful strategies...The most prevalent drugs consumed by teenagers are those that are legal: alcohol and tobacco. This should give us pause to consider the optimal way to legali
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Dec 28, 2014 15:00
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[Netherlands] Dutch court first to find that global tobacco treaty can trump national law

this case is the first time a court has cited the FCTC as the primary legal justification for overturning a weak tobacco control law. In 2011, a Belgian court cited the FCTC along with several principles of national law when eliminating an exception in a
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 12, 2014 11:37
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[Netherlands] Does Government Supervision Improve Stop-Smoking Counseling in Midwifery Practices?

The provision of smoking-cessation counseling improved spectacularly in Dutch midwifery practices. Despite some limitations of our study, the Inspectorate’s supervision programme is likely to have contributed to the improvements in provision of counseling
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:52
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The Netherlands: Dutch government sued over WHO FCTC violations

The Youth Smoking Prevention Foundation is taking the Kingdom of the Netherlands to court to end the structural and excessive influence exerted by the tobacco lobby on government anti-smoking policies.
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Oct 16, 2014 19:11
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[Netherlands] Dutch gov't named in tobacco lawsuit

The Foundation Youth Smoking Prevention (Rookpreventie Jeugd) is suing the Dutch government because of their existing relationship with the tobacco industry. The government will be informed of the summons today or tomorrow, AD.nl reports.
NL Times (nl)
added Sep 9, 2014 15:07
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[Netherlands] Total ban on smoking in bars will be delayed again

The total ban on smoking in cafes, bars and clubs will come into effect on January 1, 2015, not in October this year, sources have told broadcaster RTL news.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:36
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[Netherlands] Total ban on smoking in bars will be delayed again

Just 57% of the Netherlands' bars and cafes now keep to the ban on smoking. Some 61% of discos and 88% of cafes which serve food are smoke free, according to health ministry inspectors.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 15, 2014 14:36
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[Turkey] How do immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour?: comparative analysis among Turkish immigrants in Germany and the Netherlands

Turkish immigrants adapt their smoking behaviour towards that of the Dutch/German majority population with increasing duration of stay. This was particularly obvious among those who left Turkey before the age of 18 years - a group that needs tailored inte
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 14, 2014 02:36
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