Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,970 headlines found
A University of Otago researcher has hit back at comments by a tobacco industry spokesman who said plain packaging would not reduce tobacco consumption.
Oct 12, 2012 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:24
Two research studies led by University of Otago researchers have challenged tobacco companies' claims about plain packaging.
Oct 10, 2012 University of Otago (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:15
You've probably seen our ads on TV, assuming you're not blind. . . . Anti-smoking nanny-state fascists hate butter and also kittens. Agree/Disagree? You agree? Of course you do. It's not like we phrased the question in a way that makes sense. Visit our
Oct 15, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:04
Smoking cigarettes is detrimental to your mental health, says the Mental Health Foundation. The Mental Health Foundation (MHF) supports the Ministry of Health's proposal to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products, saying it is likely to result in i
Oct 15, 2012 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 14, 2012 19:59
Tobacco control advocates have raised concerns about cigarette manufacturers setting up operations in the Pacific, after Vanuatu rejected an application from a foreign tobacco investment company.
Oct 12, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 14, 2012 16:49
Oct 2, 2012 Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
added Oct 12, 2012 08:16
University of Otago researchers say the public supports the plain packaging of tobacco, but a tobacco industry spokesman says the research proves little about real smoker behaviour.
Oct 11, 2012 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:18
American lobby groups the Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) and Chamber of Commerce have released statements saying plain packaging will not aid public health but rather pose risks for international trade. Prof Hoek said any comments in the debate s
Oct 11, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 04:34
"Findings from these studies show that current cigarette packaging acts as advertising and tell us that New Zealand must implement plain packaging if it is to eliminate tobacco marketing and meet its FCTC obligations.
Oct 10, 2012 HealthCanal.com
added Oct 10, 2012 13:11
A regional public health service says people get more information on a cereal box than they do on cigarette packs and tobacco companies should be required to list all the ingredients on a card accompanying every product. The Wellington service's senior
Oct 9, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:19