Headlines Tagged with Norway — 422 headlines found
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
Apr 30, 2013 DailyRx
added Apr 30, 2013 15:57
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
Apr 22, 2013 Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Apr 26, 2013 21:34
[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
Apr 22, 2013 Science Direct
added Apr 22, 2013 13:20
Between pipe and cigarette smokers, no or only minor differences were found in mortality from any cause and the specified smoking-related diseases. Pipe smoking is not safer than cigarette smoking.
Oct 15, 2010 Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2013 07:20
In a proposed change in the anti-smoking law, the Government wants a ban on both smoking and the use of snuff at all Norwegian secondary schools.
Feb 21, 2013 Norway Post (no)
added Feb 21, 2013 11:09
[Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden] Local Nordic tobacco interests collaborated with multinational companies to maintain a united front and undermine tobacco control policies -- Hiilamo and Glantz 22 (2): 154
Local tobacco companies worked with multinational companies to undermine tobacco control in distant and small Nordic markets because of concern that pioneering policies initiated in Nordic countries would spread to bigger market areas. Claims by the local
Feb 16, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Feb 16, 2013 13:07
A commission of health care experts has proposed a new list of restrictions to further discourage consumption of tobacco and alcohol but Heath Minister Jonas Gahr Støre apparently thinks they went a bit far. He quickly rejected several of their recommend
Feb 4, 2013 Views and News from Norway (no)
added Feb 5, 2013 11:09
Nearly half-a-million Norwegians have stopped smoking since 1995, but health authorities still aren't satisfied. They launched yet another anti-smoking campaign this week, aimed at encouraging even more Norwegians to stump out their cigarettes for good.
Jan 4, 2013 Views and News from Norway (no)
added Jan 4, 2013 20:41
The Government has suggested stricter regulations in order to limit the number of public areas where smoking is permitted. The act may also limit the places permitted to sell tobacco products.
Dec 19, 2012 Norway Post (no)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:02
The Welfare Committee of the Nordic Council, chaired by Icelandic MP Siv Friðleifsdóttir, announced in Helsinki yesterday that they want the Nordic countries to be smoke free by 2040. The committee will also work towards a 10 percent reduction in alcohol
Nov 2, 2012 Iceland Review (is)
added Nov 2, 2012 13:46