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Accumulation of material and lifestyle problems among daily smokers in Norway 1999 to 2013 - a cross-sectional analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Daily smokers are generally worse off than occasional smokers and non-smokers combined. However, the accumulation of material problems and health-risk behaviours by daily smokers and occasional smokers/non-smokers did not change significantly and all gro
BioMed Central (uk)
added Aug 16, 2016 13:27
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Doctors in Norway want to ban sales of tobacco to ANYONE born after 2000: plan to 'phase out smoking by 2035'

The proposal is apparently backed by six out of ten Norwegians / But Norway's government says it has no plans to introduce the ban
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 1, 2016 19:04
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[New Zealand] Norway backs plain packets for cigarettes

Norway and New Zealand on Tuesday became the latest countries to announce they will remove branding from cigarette packets, in a move hailed by the WHO as an effective way to cut smoking rates.
The Local (no)
added May 31, 2016 19:31
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Norway to Detail Progress on Plain Packaging of Tobacco May 31

The Norwegian health minister will present new research and provide an update on legislation to require the sale of cigarettes in packages without logos Tuesday in Oslo, the ministry said in a statement Thursday. On May 31 the World Health Organization c
Bloomberg News
added May 27, 2016 11:09
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[Norway] Lady Smokers' Risk for Colon Cancer

A recent study asked a large group of individuals in Norway about their smoking habits and checked the records of each person against the Norwegian cancer registry. The results of the study showed that both men and women had an increased risk for colon
DailyRx
added Apr 30, 2013 15:57
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[Norway] 450K Epigenome-Wide Scan Identifies Differential DNA Methylation in Newborns Related to Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy

Our findings implicate epigenetic mechanisms in the pathogenesis of the adverse health outcomes associated with this important in utero exposure.
Environmental Health Perspectives (NIEHS)
added Aug 7, 2012 21:13
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Tobacco, Weapons Exclusions Reduce Norway Fund’s Returns

Norges Bank Investment Management, which manages Norway’s $1.1 trillion Government Pension Fund Global, said that the exclusion of tobacco companies and certain weapons manufacturers have reduced the fund’s returns, in a recent report on the fund’s risk a
aiCIO (Asset International for Institutional Chief Investment Officers)
added Mar 8, 2018 23:36
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[Europe, Sweden] Snus is now more popular than smoking in Norway

The preference for snus in Norway is certain to revive debate over the health effects...Though its sale is illegal across the EU, it is manufactured and used in Sweden, which has an exemption, and Norway, which is not an EU member. According to Norway's
The Local (no)
added Jan 18, 2018 17:56
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[Norway] A far cry from ‘The Scream’ ($$)

A ghostly Edvard Munch, smoke rising from a cigarette over his heart, holds the viewer’s gaze from a yellow strongbox. The outsize suitcase was the ingenious vehicle for “Self-Portrait with Cigarette” as the 1895 oil painting, too fragile to handle, made
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 9, 2013 16:00
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[Norway] Landmark study confirms smoking cessation improves symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux - latest results from the HUNT study

A landmark study conducted in Norway has demonstrated that smoking cessation can markedly improve gastro-oesophageal symptoms (GORS) in some patients.1[*] The study, involving almost 30,000 people with symptoms of reflux, found that individuals who quit o
MedizInfo Company Press Releases (de)
added Oct 26, 2012 16:15
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