Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,364 headlines found
"Any lawsuit that had a chilling effect on tobacco control measures could jeopardise the Smokefree 2025 target which is very important in terms of reducing smoking amongst Māori. Tariana Turia.
Oct 29, 2014 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 29, 2014 09:45
Health professionals say a comprehensive health impact assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement must be carried out to protect the health of New Zealanders. They say leaked information suggests international big business, such as the t
Oct 28, 2014 Scoop (nz)
added Oct 28, 2014 01:38
[Australia, New Zealand] The impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on health: Why an independent, comprehensive health impact assessment is crucial prior to signing
Indeed, even when the evidence of harm is substantial, industries such as Tobacco have a long and consistent history of systematically undermining and legally contesting the available scientific evidence, aiming to ensure that the benefit of any doubt is
Oct 28, 2014 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 28, 2014 01:37
found smokers leave their packs with the brand logo facing up 80 percent of the time. Otago University's Nick Wilson said the new study showed cigarette packs' role as a marketing tool.
Oct 16, 2014 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 16, 2014 23:46
former British American Tobacco (NZ) corporate affairs manager Carrick Graham. The book alleges that Graham fed Slater a large amount of material, often attacks on scientists and advocates in the public health field working on tobacco, alcohol and obesity
Oct 2, 2014 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Oct 16, 2014 19:03
Hundreds of smokers around New Zealand are participating in the Stoptober campaign to quit smoking. James Ihaka spoke to four people in the programme two weeks ago and caught up with them again yesterday to see how they’re getting on
Oct 15, 2014 New Zealand Herald
added Oct 14, 2014 13:41
Acceptance of e-cigarettes risks renormalising smoking, according to the world's highest-profile quit-smoking champion. To accept e-cigarettes ...
Oct 6, 2014 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 7, 2014 17:26
The latest smoking stats show 13 per cent of New Zealand teenagers, a record low, are hooked on cigarettes.
Oct 6, 2014 NZCity (nz)
added Oct 6, 2014 17:37
A $13,000 programme enticing expectant Maori and Pasifika mothers with jewellery and gift vouchers to stop smoking has been slammed as insulting and undignified by critics. But a doctor behind the scheme has defended it, saying two in five Maori women s
Sep 20, 2014 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 20, 2014 13:04
The studies suggest that more than the equivalent of one joint every two days for twenty years may increase the risk of lung cancer. The University of Otago’s Associate Professor Brian Cox, who worked on the international study, says, "Compared to other
Sep 19, 2014 HealthCanal.com
added Sep 19, 2014 20:24