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[New Zealand] Guy Williams: Rejoice, I've solved the problem of smoking forever!

Why haven't we banned smoking? The fact that there are two tobacco lobbyists in the National Party can't be helping. Their names are Todd Barclay and Chris Bishop... I propose we ban smoking for kids who haven't be born yet. Every kid born in 2017 and be
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 1, 2016 17:27
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[New Zealand] PHOs seek dollars to grow their quit-smoking help, Maori providers 'culled'

Contracts to be canned as ministry gets tough on quit smoking industry / Anti-smoking campaigns and quit-smoking support in for big changes
New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Apr 15, 2016 09:57
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[New Zealand] Wellington aims to be world's first smoke-free capital

NEW Zealand's capital aims to be the world's first smoke-free capital as smoke-free areas extend to public spaces such as bus stops and building entrances. In a community, sport and recreation committee meeting held yesterday Wellington City councillors
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Apr 14, 2016 16:44
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[New Zealand] Wellington bans smoking in more areas, looks to outlaw cigarette butts

The decision to explore a bylaw came as Wellington City councillors voted unanimously on Wednesday to widen the city's smoking ban to include most public spaces. Smoking and vaping in Wellington's Botanic Gardens is now banned.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 13, 2016 15:12
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[Asia-pacific, New Zealand] Alert to ‘forgotten cancer’

THE Smokefree Coalition is insisting the Government introduce plain packaging and follow in the footsteps of Australia... “We urge the Government to stop dragging its feet and to get the Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill th
Grisbone Herald (nz)
added Apr 11, 2016 21:54
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[New Zealand] Wellington set to ban smoking and vaping in most public spaces

Smoking is close to being banned in most of Wellington's public spaces – including bus stops and the Botanic Gardens – as the capital heads towards becoming a city of non-smokers. City councillors will debate on Wednesday whether to approve an action pl
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 11, 2016 04:36
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[New Zealand] Concerns over number of pregnant NZ women smoking

Thousands of New Zealanders have turned to Quitline and other organisations for support to stop smoking in recent months but health officials are concerned at the number of young people, pregnant women and Maori continuing with the habit. Quitline data s
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 2, 2016 03:39
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New Zealand study: Dissuasive cigarette sticks – the next step in standardised (‘plain’) packaging?

New Zealand is moving towards introducing plain packaging; incorporating dissuasive cigarette sticks would put it at the forefront of innovative tobacco control measures. The study authors explain more in a blog published by Aspire 2025 and reproduced h
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 1, 2016 16:21
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[New Zealand] High Taxes Developing Underground Tobacco Market

The Taxpayers’ Union is saddened but not surprised that New Zealanders are turning to the underground and unregulated homegrown tobacco market in response to the Government’s continued hikes in taxes on smokers. Reacting to the Wanganui Chroniclereport o
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17
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[Europe, New Zealand, UK] Forget health warnings on packets! Print gruesome pictures ON cigarettes to stop people smoking

People are less likely to smoke if cigarette sticks have warnings on them And, they're likely to abstain if the cigarettes come in unattractive colors
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 26, 2016 17:23
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