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[New Zealand] VIDEO: Back in the Day: Workplace smoking faces the axe

In 1988 the Health Department wants a ban on all smoking in the workplace and in public places.
TVNZ (nz)
added Sep 28, 2015 17:36

[New Zealand] Smokers turn to vapour product

The e-shisha is a modern take on traditional middle eastern smoking but it contains no nicotine or toxic substances. The product looks like a pen, and is similar to an e-cigerette but it has flavoured water rather than nicotine, which is vaporised by a h
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Jul 3, 2015 15:14

[Australia and Oceania, New Zealand] Concerns e-cig ads attract non-smokers

One company, NZ VAPOR, is part way through an advertising campaign on an Auckland radio station... Chris Bullen researches e-cigarettes. ..."The advertising, if it's portrayed in a particular way, could be a means of recruiting non-smokers.
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added May 14, 2015 10:01

[Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand] TPP - Seek and you will find out

Individuals can access Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) list of FTAs...The ISDS suit by Phillip Morris Australia vs Australia is typical. This negates government's committments under the World Health Organisation's (WHO) Tobacco Control Conv
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Mar 17, 2015 11:15

[New Zealand] Free vouchers for pregnant women who smoke rewards 'bad choices'

Facebook readers have criticised a quit smoking plan for pregnant women, saying it rewards bad behaviour. The Counties Manukau DHB has trialled a programme that gives pregnant women petrol and grocery vouchers as incentives to kick their smoking habit. (TVNZ)
added Jan 12, 2015 00:52

Effect of a Family-Centered, Secondhand Smoke Intervention to Reduce Respiratory Illness in Indigenous Infants in Australia and New Zealand: A Randomized Controlled Trial [FREE FULL TEXT]

Despite reporting smoke-free homes/cars, mothers and their partners continue to smoke in the first year of infants’ lives, exposing them to SHS. Emphasis needs to be placed on supporting parents to stop smoking preconception, during pregnancy, and postnat
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 2, 2015 12:59

[New Zealand] War on smoking 'needs cash'

The Government is not taking New Zealand's smokefree goal by 2025 seriously enough and will not get there unless it invests more money into quit services, a Manawatu smoking cessation expert says.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Dec 4, 2014 21:17

[New Zealand] High nicotine hooks kiwi kids

A Maori tobacco control campaigner says the level of nicotine in New Zealand cigarettes needs to come down. Zoe Hawke from Te Ara Ha Ora says latest analysis of census data showing the incidence of Maori smokers has dropped 10 percent since 2006 to just
Waatea News (nz)
added Dec 4, 2014 13:09

[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: Is it time to stub out smoking outside cafes?

Soon Palmerston North residents can participate in a debate about whether the crusade should go further. Should outdoor dining areas be smokefree? Residents will have a chance to air their thoughts when there is consultation next year about the city cou
Manawatu Standard (nz)
added Dec 2, 2014 06:29

[New Zealand] Bid to ban pavement puffers goes lukewarm

Calls to use a council bylaw controlling use of public places to rid cigarette smokers from Palmerston North's footpaths has gained only a modest head of steam. Heart Foundation heart health advocate Sally Darragh said the city council should make it co
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Dec 1, 2014 18:02
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