Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,974 headlines found
“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 13, 2017 Scoop (nz)
added Nov 17, 2017 21:09
Auckland Council has stopped short of making smoking in public places illegal. Council staff voted against adopting a smokefree bylaw at the regulatory committee meeting on Thursday. If the council had voted in favour of adopting a bylaw, it would be
Nov 10, 2017 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Nov 10, 2017 17:18
Counter-intuitive though it may seen in the well-ventilated outdoors of Invercargill, second-hand smoke is deemed in international studies to be potentially harmful to people 5m away. What's more, "significant" effects can occur at least 9m from a burnin
Nov 9, 2017 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Nov 9, 2017 17:31
It is known as Snake Gully and Stokes Vegas but Stokes Valley wants to be known for its smokefree shopping centre. The Hutt City Council recently designated Scott Court smokefree, citing a high level of local support. A walk around the shopping area
Oct 25, 2017 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 26, 2017 17:16
After a change of heart, health officials are throwing their support behind e-cigarettes and vaping, saying they could help people quit smoking.
Oct 22, 2017 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 25, 2017 13:32
Margot Taylor talks to the lead researcher in the word’s largest trial on the role of e-cigarettes in quitting smoking, and people who have swapped cigarettes for vaporisers, about the rise of vape culture.
Oct 23, 2017 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 25, 2017 00:19
And put it this way: I bet Adam and Eve didn't smoke in the garden of Eden. Is outdoor non-smoking the relentless goose-step of the nanny state? Well, maybe, but I think there's a lot to be said for nannies. Imagine if the McCanns had hired one.
Oct 18, 2017 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:28
[New Zealand] 'The community police it' – Auckland Council replying on public peer pressure to stub out outdoor smoking
It'll be up to restaurant and cafe owners to ask people to stub it out. "I don't think it will be too onerous for us to ensure that no one does smoke here. Sure we'll have to do a little bit of training with our staff maybe in how to handle that," said
Oct 18, 2017 TVNZ (nz)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:22
Auckland Council approved a policy on Tuesday to increase the number of smokefree outdoor spaces. Beaches, al fresco dining areas and urban centres would be stamped smokefree from November, under the city's Smokefree Policy. Restaurants with footpath
Oct 17, 2017 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 17, 2017 13:37
Auckland Council has strengthened their Smokefree Policy to make all outdoor dining on footpath areas smokefree. The new policy, which will come into effect from November 2017, requires all cafés and restaurants with licenses to provide outdoor dining on
Oct 17, 2017 Scoop (nz)
added Oct 17, 2017 13:35