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Changes in Smoking Rates Among Pregnant Women and the General Female Population in Australia, Finland, Norway, and Sweden [FREE FULL TEXT]

: Although smoking has declined substantially in recent decades, there are groups lagging behind this general trend. Young pregnant women are of particular concern in this respect. The possibility that these findings reflect the changing characteristics o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 25, 2016 14:16
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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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[UK] Smokers pay more for cigarettes in Britain than anywhere else in Europe except Norway

Prices are sky-high in the UK due to taxes making up around £6.90 per pack Packs in Slovakia cost £2.61, Croatia £2.65, Romania £2.75 and Poland £2.86, research by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association found. And in Ukraine 20 cigarettes cost just 63p
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 9, 2016 16:41
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[Norway] Teens who smoke daily are more likely to report health complaints

“Teens who smoke report significantly higher levels of health complaints than nonsmoking teens, and we found that this gap has widened over the years, even as the overall prevalence of teen smoking has dropped,” said Marc Braverman a professor, lead auth
Oregon State University
added Jul 31, 2016 20:02
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[Norway] Teens who smoke daily are more likely to report health complaints

“Teens who smoke report significantly higher levels of health complaints than nonsmoking teens, and we found that this gap has widened over the years, even as the overall prevalence of teen smoking has dropped,” said Marc Braverman a professor, lead auth
Oregon State University
added Jul 30, 2016 20:59
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[Norway, UK] A new diagnosis of asthma or COPD is linked to smoking cessation – the Tromsø study

Increased rates of smoking cessation were associated with a new diagnosis of heart or lung disease, and obstructive lung disease was just as strongly linked to smoking cessation as was CHD. This should encourage the pursuit of early diagnosis of COPD.
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
added Jul 1, 2016 21:18
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[Norway] Health minister expects cigarette packaging protests

Norwegian Health Minister Bent Høie expects the tobacco industry to challenge new packaging regulations, which won’t allow any logos tied to their brand. He’s certain, though, that the ugly proposed packaging will be allowed.
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:38
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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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New Zealand, Norway Plan to Require Plain Packs for Tobacco

New Zealand and Norway intend to force tobacco companies to remove branding on cigarette packets and other tobacco products as more countries follow the lead of Australia across the world.
Bloomberg News
added May 31, 2016 20:05
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