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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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[UK] Tobacco harm reduction in the real world: has the availability of snus in Norway increased smoking cessation?

Practical implications – The replacement of cigarettes by snus has been the most typical pattern of use in Norway, and the availability of snus may have been beneficial to public health.
Emerald (uk)
added Sep 22, 2013 15:16
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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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LHL Wants Sales and Importation Ban on Tobacco in Norway

The Norwegian Heart and Lung Patient Organization submits a plan to the parliament to get the country smoke free. ... we must adopt stronger measures against the harmful effects of smoking. Prohibition is the only logical answer to the knowledge we have.
The Nordic Page (no)
added Jun 18, 2013 12:44
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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] Norwegian oil fund excludes tobacco companies

The Norwegian finance ministry has decided to exclude two companies from the Norwegian Pension Fund Global's (NPFG) investment universe for producing tobacco. The companies, China's Huabao International Holdings and US-based Schweitzer-Mauduit, were excl
IPE.com / Investments and Pensions Europe (uk)
added May 13, 2013 14:11
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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] 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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[Australia, Norway] Brisbane Times Ethics first as super investors get tough on tobacco

Australian Ethical has put the pressure on Norwegian company TOMRA to stop selling tobacco sorting machines. An Australian superannuation and investment fund is leading an international effort to pressure a Norwegian machinery maker to leave the tobacco
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Apr 26, 2013 21:34
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[Norway] Addictive Behaviors - Risk and protective factors of adolescent exclusive snus users compared to non-users of tobacco, exclusive smokers and dual users of snus and cigarettes

The use of snus is increasing in Norway. In this study we examined differences between adolescents who were exclusive snus users, and adolescent non-users, smokers and dual users of snus and cigarettes on a number of psychosocial factors, categorized as r
Science Direct
added Apr 22, 2013 13:20
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