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[Netherlands] Amsterdam pays alcoholics in beer to clean streets

For a day's work, they receive 10 euros (around $13 U.S.), a half-packet of rolling tobacco and five cans of beer — two to start the day, two at lunch and one for after work.
USA Today
added Nov 20, 2013 15:17

[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

Netherlands probes Miley Cyrus smoking stunt

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.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 13, 2013 15:46

[Netherlands] Miley Cyrus lights a dubious hand rolled cigarette as she and Katy Perry lead the winners at the MTV EMA awards

Miley Cyrus, whose latest onstage attempt at distancing herself from Hannah Montana saw her light a very suspicious looking cigarette. The 20-year-old singer had already turned heads when she opened 2013 MTV Europe Video Music Awards the show with a twer
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2013 05:50

[Netherlands] MTV Censored Miley Cyrus Smoking Onstage, Now You'll Never Know About It

On Sunday, MTV held the European Music Awards and, big surprise, Miley … pulled out what Deadline calls "a suspicious-looking cigarette that many have identified as a joint" and proceeded to smoke it on stage. The awards were held in Amsterdam, so, you k
The Atlantic Monthly
added Nov 11, 2013 05:49

[Netherlands] Number Of Smokers Decreases

It is expected that of al the Dutch older than 15, 25% or even slightly less will smoke this year. This was stated by State Secretary Martin van Rijn, during a debate on smoking in the House.
NL Times (nl)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:34

[Netherlands, New Zealand] Live foreign insect found in tobacco pouch

A foreign live insect larva that could have terrible effects on New Zealand agriculture was the last thing Richard Master expected to find in his tobacco pouch. The live Trogoderma variabile, commonly called a warehouse beetle, was found by Mr Master in
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 25, 2013 15:52

[Netherlands] Cabinet does u-turn on cigarette prices: AD

Ministers have reversed plans to put up taxes on cigarettes following 'enormous pressure' from lobby groups, the AD reports on Tuesday. The coalition agreement between the VVD Liberals and Labour party included a proviso to increase tobacco taxes 9% in (nl)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:46

[Netherlands] Cigarettes' harm that smoke alarms can't detect | Scope Blog

A new study has found that children from birth to 13 years of age who were exposed to third-hand smoke from parents who reported that they smoked outside the house showed double the risk of respiratory tract infections, and an even greater incidence of wh
Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Dec 13, 2013 16:34

[Netherlands] WALTON-SHIRLEY: Anne Frank and 'the Smoking Room'

Are there world leaders today who are guilty in the court of indifference when it comes to another most efficient killing machine? Are world leaders without a vision for a smoke-free country and its impact on health and economics fit for leadership? The
Medical Tribune
added Sep 2, 2013 00:49
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