Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,916 headlines found
Sep 26, 2002 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 25, 2002 00:00
Jul 1, 2002 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jul 1, 2002 00:00
[New Zealand] Addressing ethnic disparities in adolescent smoking: Is reducing exposure to smoking in the home a key?
Exposure to smoking in the home has become more strongly associated with adolescent smoking over time and is an increasingly important risk factor at the population level (independent of parental smoking), particularly for Māori.
Mar 15, 2018 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 15, 2018 22:57
[New Zealand] Study of smoking among doctors and nurses shows very low smoking prevalence and Smokefree 2025 goal can be achieved
A new study on smoking trends among doctors and nurses in New Zealand finds smoking has declined steadily within these healthcare professions...New Zealand's Smokefree 2025 goal can be achieved among health care workers – doctors are already there, and g
Mar 9, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 12, 2018 14:52
[New Zealand] Factors influencing the smoking status of ex-prisoners reintegrating into the community after release: a pilot study ($$)
Smoking remains the leading cause of preventable illness and death, and is hugely prevalent among people entering prison. In the most recent prisoner health survey in 2005, 67% of prisoners…
Feb 23, 2018 New Zealand Medical Journal
added Feb 26, 2018 19:54
"The findings suggest that this opportunity is being missed, and that potentially there is much more that Corrections and community-based reintegration providers could be doing to support prisoners who want to quit," says Professor Edwards.
Feb 23, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 26, 2018 19:54
Lance Norman - The extra revenue in cigarette taxes should go to cessation programmes While it supports the annual excise increase as a way to discourage people from taking up smoking, it acknowledges it can mean some whanau are making the choice between
Dec 14, 2017 Waatea News (nz)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:14
Letitia O’Dwyer, Chief Executive of the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ (ARFNZ) says, “The efficacy of e-cigarettes as a cessation tool, along with the known risks of these products is too important to not drill down on the evidence, and we believe
Dec 14, 2017 Scoop (nz)
added Dec 15, 2017 02:46
A study by Auckland and Otago universities concludes we're failing our obligation under the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, by not protecting them from secondhand smoke. Hapai Te Hauora Chief Executive Lance Norman said told Mike H
Dec 13, 2017 Radio Network (nz)
added Dec 13, 2017 04:26
“As far as we’re aware, there is no good evidence demonstrating that using e-cigarettes will reduce the incidence of smoking normal tobacco cigarettes,” says Letitia O’Dwyer, Chief Executive of the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ (ARFNZ).
Nov 27, 2017 Scoop (nz)
added Nov 28, 2017 16:38