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[Norway] ARCHIVE: Health consequences of pipe versus cigarette smoking

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.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2013 07:20
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[Norway] The use of snuff at school may be banned

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.
Norway Post (no)
added Feb 21, 2013 11:09
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[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
Tobacco Control
added Feb 16, 2013 13:07
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[Norway] Health minister rejects more wine and tobacco restrictions

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
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Feb 5, 2013 11:09
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[Norway] Health authorities ignite new anti-smoking campaign

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.
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Jan 4, 2013 20:41
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[Norway] Stricter control on sale of tobacco proposed

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.
Norway Post (no)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:02
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[Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden] Nordic Countries Aim to Ban Smoking

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
Iceland Review (is)
added Nov 2, 2012 13:46
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[Norway] Landmark study confirms smoking cessation improves symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux - latest results from the HUNT study

A landmark study conducted in Norway has demonstrated that smoking cessation can markedly improve gastro-oesophageal symptoms (GORS) in some patients.1[*] The study, involving almost 30,000 people with symptoms of reflux, found that individuals who quit o
MedizInfo Company Press Releases (de)
added Oct 26, 2012 16:15
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[Norway] Tobacco giant drops appeal

Philip Morris, the major tobacco producer, has decided not to pursue its legal challenge of a Norwegian law that forbids retailers from displaying tobacco products.
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Oct 14, 2012 19:47
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Norway Stubs Out Philip Morris Challenge To Cig Display Ban ($$)

Tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc. was handed a defeat Friday in Oslo District Court in its challenge to Norway’s ban on displays of tobacco products in retail stores.
Law360
added Sep 19, 2012 14:33
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