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[New Zealand] Stop smoking services producing good results

An overhaul of smoking cessation services has had a significant impact on quit rates, Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner says. Sixteen new regional smoking cessation services began operating in July last year with the aim of better supporting smoker
Scoop (nz)
added Aug 1, 2017 18:34
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[New Zealand] Smokefree 2025: make it harder to get tobacco and it will be snuffed out, report says

The drastic measures will be presented to MPs on Wednesday morning... Edwards is among a group of 30 health experts who will launch the five-year strategy and accompanying progress report, titled Achieving Smokefree Aotearoa by 2025, at a Parliament brea
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 1, 2017 18:13
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[New Zealand] Our children in smoke chambers

Commissioner, we must protest. Unfathomable suggests there's depth to the Government's thinking. This is giving undue credit. The science must be clear even to lawmakers who are splashing around in the shallows of social policy. READ MORE: Children's
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 10, 2017 22:16
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[New Zealand] Children's Commissioner baffled by Government's position on smoking in cars

Children's Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, is describing the Government's resistance to banning smoking in cars when children are present as "unfathomable." His criticism follows the release of University of Otago research which showed one in five c
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 10, 2017 22:15
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[New Zealand] New study reignites calls to ban smoking in cars

One in five Year 10 students, particularly Māori and Pacific, continue to be exposed to smoking in cars according to a report by University of Otago. Researchers say it contradicts Government claims that current initiatives are sufficient to protect chil
Māori Television (nz)
added Jul 10, 2017 00:51
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[New Zealand] Children's Commissioner baffled by Government's position on smoking in cars

Children's Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, is describing the Government's resistance to banning smoking in cars when children are present as "unfathomable." His criticism follows the release of University of Otago research which showed one in five
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 10, 2017 00:50
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[New Zealand] E-Liquid Manufacturer Exceeds Minimum Production Standards

With the Government announcing its intention to legalise the sale of nicotine e-cigarettes and nicotine e-liquids, NZVAPOR has jumped ahead of the market by developing an ISO approved clean-room laboratory for manufacturing nicotine e-liquids in New Zeal
Scoop (nz)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:14
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[New Zealand] Thousands of NZ children continue to be exposed to second-hand smoke in cars

These findings by ASPIRE2025 researchers contradict Government claims that current initiatives are sufficient to protect children from the hazards of exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS). The research, led by the University of Otago, Wellington, and publi
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 8, 2017 01:18
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[New Zealand] One in five NZ children exposed to second-hand smoke in cars

According to ASPIRE2025 researchers, this contradicts Government claims that current initiatives are sufficient to protect children from the hazards of exposure to second-hand smoke The surveys were conducted between 2006 and 2015, and included between
Māori Television (nz)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:31
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[New Zealand] Kids continue to be exposed to second-hand smoke in cars

New evidence shows one in five children continue to be exposed to smoking in cars, and that exposure even increased in 2015. These findings by ASPIRE2025 researchers contradict Government claims that current initiatives are sufficient to protect childre
Voxy (nz)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:30
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