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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
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[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
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[Europe, Netherlands] Sales decline forces Philip Morris to quit Dutch plant ($$)

Sliding cigarette sales in continental Europe have forced Philip Morris to move to shut its factory in the Netherlands, putting more than 1,200 jobs at risk. The maker of the Marlboro and L&M brands said yesterday that it would begin a consultation with
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 7, 2014 11:24
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[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
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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] A third of bars violate smoking ban

Food and Products Authority NVWA said in its report that many cafes still keep ashtrays on their tables. While the statistics paint a disturbing picture of businesses that structurally defy the ban on smoking, NVWA has said it is satisfied because the fig
NL Times (nl)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:16
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[Netherlands] Cabinet plans to limit e-cigarette sales to the over 17s

The cabinet is planning to restrict sales of electronic cigarettes to people aged 18 and over, junior health minister Martin van Rijn said on Friday. From January 1, the age at which teenagers can buy tobacco products is being increased from 16 to 18.
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Dec 22, 2013 15:00
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[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
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[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
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[Netherlands] Dutch sound alarm about possible risks of e-cigarettes

Dutch Health Ministry sounded an early warning late last week about the possible health risks of electronic cigarettes, announcing plans to clamp down on labeling ahead of European regulations. www.commons.wikimedia.org">
Business World (ph)
added Dec 5, 2013 14:02
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