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[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
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[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
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[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
Expatica.com (nl)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:46
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[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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[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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[Netherlands] VPRO television appeals against €600 smoking fine

Comedian Hans Teeuwen smoked during a three-hour one-to-one interview in the Zomergasten series at the end of July, which health and safety inspectors say breaks a ban on smoking in the workplace. Smokers have disappeared from the television screens and
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Sep 1, 2013 03:06
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Netherlands TV network appeals fine for smoking interview subject

VPRO said it's appealing a $792 levied against the network for airing an interview during which comedian Hans Teeuwen smoked. Teeuwen said he lit up the cigarette out of habit during a 3-hour, one-on-one interview on "Zomergasten" at the end of July.
UPI
added Sep 1, 2013 02:52
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[Netherlands] Finance ministry breaks WHO treaty

According to documents obtained by Vrij Nederland under freedom of information laws, the finance ministry is prepared to alter legal text at the behest of the tobacco industry. Statement In a statement, the ministry told news agency ANP it 'keeps to th
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 26, 2013 20:58
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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.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
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[Netherlands] Smoking on the rise in Amsterdam

There are more people smoking in Amsterdam now than there were five years ago. The GGD (Public Health Service) concluded from recent research that while the number of smokers in the Netherlands as a whole is decreasing, the numbers in Amsterdam are doin
IamExpat (nl)
added Jul 17, 2013 15:29
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