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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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[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] 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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Out of sight, out of mind? Removal of point-of-sale tobacco displays in Norway [FREE FULL TEXT]

Retailer's compliance with the POS display ban in Norway was high, and the ban was well supported in the population. Consumers believed that the ban could contribute to preventing smoking initiation among young people and to some extent also support cessa
Tobacco Control
added Jun 8, 2012 06:37
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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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[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] Patterns of snus and cigarette use: a study of Norwegian men followed from age 16 to 19

Online First Tob Control doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2011-050158 / Conclusions Young men who only used snus at baseline had an increased risk of being dual users at follow-up. Snus use may therefore facilitate smoking.
Tobacco Control
added May 27, 2012 14:09
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Tobacco Lawsuit against Norway Starts

The trial, in which Philip Morris has sued the Norwegian state in an attempt to overturn a law banning the display of cigarettes in stores, begins in two weeks.
The Nordic Page (no)
added May 23, 2012 11:46
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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] Duty-free tobacco comes under fire

Duty free sales of tobacco products at Norwegian airports will go up in smoke, if the country’s cancer association (Kreftforeningen) and medical association (Den norske legeforeningen) get their way. They’re calling for a halt to sales of relatively cheap
Views and News from Norway (no)
added May 23, 2012 11:54
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