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[Norway] Addictive Behaviors - Risk and protective factors of adolescent exclusive snus users compared to non-users of tobacco, exclusive smokers and dual users of snus and cigarettes

The use of snus is increasing in Norway. In this study we examined differences between adolescents who were exclusive snus users, and adolescent non-users, smokers and dual users of snus and cigarettes on a number of psychosocial factors, categorized as r
Science Direct
added Apr 22, 2013 13:20
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[Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden] Local Nordic tobacco interests collaborated with multinational companies to maintain a united front and undermine tobacco control policies -- Hiilamo and Glantz 22 (2): 154

Local tobacco companies worked with multinational companies to undermine tobacco control in distant and small Nordic markets because of concern that pioneering policies initiated in Nordic countries would spread to bigger market areas. Claims by the local
Tobacco Control
added Feb 16, 2013 13:07
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Philip Morris sues Norway over tobacco display ban

Global tobacco giant Philip Morris began a suit Monday against Norway, claiming that the Scandinavian country's ban on the display of cigarettes in stores violates European competition rules.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 6, 2012 13:25
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[Norway] Health authorities ignite new anti-smoking campaign

Nearly half-a-million Norwegians have stopped smoking since 1995, but health authorities still aren't satisfied. They launched yet another anti-smoking campaign this week, aimed at encouraging even more Norwegians to stump out their cigarettes for good.
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Jan 4, 2013 20:41
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[Norway] 'Crushing defeat' for tobacco giant

An Oslo City Court verdict that upholds a Norwegian law banning the display of tobacco products in retail outlets was widely applauded by state health authorities and the country's cancer association. Tobacco giant Philip Morris, which challenged the law
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Sep 17, 2012 17:07
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Norway court upholds ban on tobacco store displays

A Norwegian court has upheld a ban on the display of tobacco products in stores, handing a defeat Friday to the Philip Morris company.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 14, 2012 16:40
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[Europe] Philip Morris sues Norway over tobacco display ban

Global tobacco giant Philip Morris began a suit Monday against Norway, claiming that the Scandinavian country's ban on the display of cigarettes in stores violates European competition rules.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 4, 2012 13:01
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[Norway] Towards A Tobacco-Free Generation

We have to prevent that a new generation becomes addicted to tobacco, and plain packaging is an important step towards this, says Minister of Health and Care Services Bent Høie. WHO is calling on its Member States to prepare for plain packaging with the s
Public.
added May 8, 2017 19:11
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[Norway] Passive smoking warning as e-cigarettes are found to harm bystanders

E-cigarettes are often marketed as a safer alternative to smoking – but a Norwegian study has found that the devices can poison bystanders, just as cigarette smoke does. The study by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) is among the first to
Metro Café (uk)
added Apr 16, 2015 12:03
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[Norway] Doctor stands up for smoker rights

The outspoken Dr Per Fugelli thinks restrictions on smoking have gone too far, and warns against portraying smokers as an “underclass”. ...commenting on fresh proposals to extend smoking bans in restaurants and railway stations to city streets and public
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Nov 1, 2014 22:55
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