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[New Zealand] VIDEO: 'The children don’t have a choice'- Children’s Commissioner slams Government’s refusal petition to ban second hand smoke in cars

TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 18:17
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[New Zealand] Participants sought for e-cigarette stop-smoking trial

The Health Research Council funded trial has permission to offer nicotine e-cigarettes to smokers wanting to quit smoking. The trial aims to have 1809 smokers take part in the trial in which participants are randomly allocated to one of three groups. O
New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Apr 12, 2017 14:28
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[New Zealand] HOSKING: After a family member died, I had to quit smoking

Last June a family member died after a long battle with cystic fibrosis. She was 17, a strong and stoic fighter right to the end... To anyone wanting to cut down or quit, all I can say is give vaping a go! You have nothing to lose and everything to gain.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
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[New Zealand] Editorial: the best hope for smokers is in the cloud

It is also worth noting that vaping products will not be taxed as heavily as cigarettes, giving diehard addicts even fewer reasons to persist with old-fashioned, expensive and life-threatening smoking.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:28
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[New Zealand] HOLLAND: E-cigarette move makes sense

Yet many stores around the country have been openly selling the products for some time, without fear of prosecution. Some of those using the products were even unaware they were illegal. So for that reason alone the move to legalise them makes sense. No
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 1, 2017 11:59
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[New Zealand] More expected to quit smoking with e-cig legalisation, say retailers

Retailers expect more people to quit smoking and take up "vaping" after the Government made plans to legalise the sale of nicotine e-cigarettes. The change was a big victory for e-cigarette retailers and users, and products could be sold legally in the
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 31, 2017 23:25
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[New Zealand] VTANZ against claims of association with tobacco companies

The Vaping Trade Association of New Zealand (VTANZ), today spoke out against assertions made by Tariana Turia recently. Joseph Rennie, VTANZ spokesman said: “Tariana’s assertion that this is a ploy by tobacco companies is completely unfounded. Not only
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:01
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[New Zealand] Vaping law praised, criticised

While some academics praised the announcement, Otago University's Prof Janet Hoek is worried the law change goes too far. Allowing e-cigarettes to be sold in dairies, service stations and supermarkets would make them too freely available. Instead, sale
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:42
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[Australia, New Zealand] Aust 'hermit kingdom' over e-cigarette ban

Australia is at risk of becoming a "hermit kingdom" having been beaten by New Zealand when it comes to legalising nicotine e-cigarettes, Liberal Democrat David Leyonhjelm warns...."This is yet another example of Australia being left behind on very basic i
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 29, 2017 19:48
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[New Zealand] E-cigarettes to be regulated as consumer products

The Government is planning to change the law regulating e-cigarettes. These changes need to go through Parliament before they can take effect. This will likely happen from the middle of 2018 at the earliest. The proposed changes are to: legalise the sale
New Zealand Ministry of Health (nz)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:19
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