Headlines Tagged with Norway — 433 headlines found
[Norway] Association of occasional smoking with total mortality in the population-based Tromsø study, 2001–2015 [FREE FULL TEXT]
Occasional smoking is not a safe smoking alternative. There is a need for information to the general public and health workers about the health hazards of occasional smoking. More work should be done to motivate this often well-educated group to quit smok
Dec 1, 2017 BMJ Open (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 18:40
The heiress was given a 42% share in her family’s investment firm in 2007 and is ranked the world’s second-youngest billionaire...The family’s wealth stems originally from its acquisition of the celebrated Norwegian tobacco company JL Tiedemanns Tobaksfa
Nov 17, 2017 The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 19, 2017 01:17
Katharina G. Andresen is reportedly Norway’s richest woman...Fines for drunken driving in Norway are based on the defendant’s income...Oslo City Court said the penalty could have been up to 40 million kroner ($6.2 million) if based on Andresen’s assets.
Nov 17, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 19, 2017 01:13
a Norwegian court said on Monday. The company had asked for a temporary injunction against regulations that the government imposed to standardise product packaging. The government argued the new rules were designed for public health puposes. (Reporting
Nov 6, 2017 Reuters
added Nov 7, 2017 05:42
Swedish Match is taking the Norwegian state to court as it seeks an injunction to delay neutral packaging. A change in Norwegian law requiring all tobacco products to be given neutral packaging is set to be tested in court.
Sep 25, 2017 The Local (no)
added Sep 27, 2017 06:50
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
May 8, 2017 Public.
added May 8, 2017 19:11
The biggest loss of 1.16 percentage points was caused by not being invested in tobacco producers, followed by manufacturers of specific weapons, such as nuclear weapons, cluster munitions and anti-personnel landmines.
Mar 21, 2017 Reuters
added Mar 22, 2017 02:14
Do never smokers make up an increasing share of snus users as cigarette smoking declines? Changes in smoking status among male snus users in Norway 2003–15
During the period 2003–15, the relative share of current snus users who had never smoked, and current snus users who were former smokers, increased. The share of dual users, and smokers who were former snus users, decreased. Among men who reported life‐ti
Feb 1, 2017 Addiction
added May 8, 2017 19:09
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
Sep 28, 2016 Science Magazine
added Sep 29, 2016 12:51
and cost the treasury some €10 million in loss of revenue. This was the main finding of an EU-wide report that will be discussed at the seventh session of the Conference of the Parties (COP7) which will be held in India in November.
Sep 19, 2016 Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 21, 2016 03:17