Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,874 headlines found
In the face of increasing pressure from anti-smoking lobbyists, the three main players in New Zealand's tobacco industry - British American Tobacco, Imperial and Philip Morris - are all still raking it in.
Oct 13, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 13, 2013 01:09
Smokefree NZ has joined New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) as a sleeve sponsor for the duration of the upcoming 2013 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC).
Oct 21, 2013 SportsPro (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 04:12
Pregnant women in a South Auckland suburb now have a new incentive to stop smoking. They are being rewarded with hundreds of dollars worth of vouchers for food and baby goods if they can kick the habit.
Sep 20, 2013 nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Sep 20, 2013 11:15
[New Zealand] Senior doctors endorse nurses concerns over secret Trans Pacific Partnership agreement negotiations
Senior doctors endorse the concerns raised by nurses about the secret negotiations over the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement," said Mr Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, today. Mr Powell was commenting
Oct 15, 2013 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:05
An annual survey of 25,000 year 10 students over the last seven years found 23%of children were still being exposed to second hand smoke. Over half of the group were being exposed three or more times a week.
Sep 30, 2013 Radio Network (nz)
added Sep 29, 2013 20:19
The Australasian Association of Convenience Stores says tobacco sales remain consistent, despite plain packaging, but retailers are paying more in administrative and labour costs to implement the change.
Feb 11, 2013 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Feb 10, 2013 22:22
Briton Clive Bates and Canadian David Sweanor make the case for regulating e-cigarettes almost as lightly as coffee in their submission to a Ministry of Health review into legalising e-cigarettes... ON LEGALISING E-CIGARETTES... "It would be unethical t
Oct 9, 2016 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 10, 2016 16:05
The question remains, will these changes go far enough to achieve the Smokefree 2025 goal? Some anti-smokers think not and they have proposed a regressive abolitionist plan that frankly could have been written last century.
Aug 2, 2017 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 4, 2017 01:16
A widespread switch to e-cigarettes would cut exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke as they pose no material risk to bystanders.... • It is unethical to deny a smoker access to products that are much safer than the dominant product on the market, cigaret
Sep 12, 2016 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 12, 2016 15:34
rather than helping people to quit ordinary cigarettes, they may keep them hooked on a daily dose of tobacco smoke. Professor Stanton Glantz, of the University of California at San Francisco, will speak in New Zealand next week at seminars organised by r
Apr 8, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 8, 2013 10:50