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[Norway] Coffee and Cigarettes May Protect Against Liver Disease

Coffee and cigarette smoking may protect against the rare liver disease Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), study shows. In a new study from Norway published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, both coffee consumption and cigarette smoking are
ScienceDaily
added Dec 14, 2013 17:46
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[Norway] Stricter control on sale of tobacco proposed

The Government has suggested stricter regulations in order to limit the number of public areas where smoking is permitted. The act may also limit the places permitted to sell tobacco products.
Norway Post (no)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:02
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[Norway] Employers reluctant to hire smokers

An increasing number of Norwegian employers will only hire non-smokers. The Minister of Health, Anne Grete Strom-Erichsen supports their decision, Norway Post reported.
New Europe
added May 21, 2012 18:49
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[Norway] Majority: Ban tobacco sales for those born after 2000

Six out of ten Norwegians support a proposal from the Norwegian Medical Association (Legeforeningen - NMA) to ban the sale of tobacco products to anyone born after 2000. NMA said in January that Norway should create “a tobacco-free generation” by 2035.
The Local (no)
added May 30, 2016 19:35
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[Norway] Smoke from e-cigarettes a health hazard: Study

The vapour from e-cigarettes contains the same amount of nicotine as that from ordinary cigarettes, posing a serious health risk to those who inhale it passively, a new study from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health has revealed.
The Local (no)
added Apr 14, 2015 13:04
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[UK] Drunk plane passenger caused havoc on flight from Norway

Fellows put the Eastern Airways flight in danger by lighting up a cigarette and ignoring the instructions of crew members. Newcastle Crown Court heard Fellows had been working in Norway and had not consumed much alcohol because it was £15 a pint.
The Journal (uk)
added Oct 3, 2013 02:48
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[Norway] ARCHIVE: Health consequences of reduced daily cigarette consumption [FREE FULL TEXT]

Long-term follow-up provides no evidence that heavy smokers who cut down their daily cigarette consumption by >50% reduce their risk of premature death significantly. In health education and patient counselling, it may give people false expectations to ad
Tobacco Control
added Jun 14, 2013 09:35
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[Norway] Smoking duration before first childbirth: an emerging risk factor for breast cancer? Results from 302,865 Norwegian women

Conclusion Smoking initiation before the first childbirth increases the risk of breast cancer.
Cancer Causes and Control
added May 13, 2013 09:19
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[Norway] Late-onset smokers: How many, and associations with health behaviours and socioeconomic status

Early adulthood is an additional critical phase for daily smoking initiation. The clear and consistent negative association between SES and late-onset smoking, as well as the positive association between SES and smoking cessation, contribute to the associ
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health
added Aug 9, 2012 12:59
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[Norway] Smoking fathers increase asthma-risk in future offspring

A Norwegian study shows that asthma is three times more common in those who had a father who smoked in adolescence than offspring who didn’t. It is well known that a mother’s environment plays a key role in child health. However, recent research, includi
Science Magazine
added Sep 29, 2016 12:51
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