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[Europe, UK] Lifestyle conditions increase the pain for medical systems

With no doubt over the link between smoking and lung cancer, governments have taken increasingly aggressive efforts against the tobacco industry. These range from high taxes and bans in public places to advertising restrictions, including the current batt
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 1, 2012 10:22
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[China, UK] Indian anti-smoking lobby hits out at London Olympic organizers

The London Olympics Committee, however, has created Designated Smoking Areas (DSAs) within the Olympic Park for smokers. Indian anti-smoking activists have knocked the door of the London Olympics Organizing Committee urging them to push for a tobacco-fr
Times of India
added Jul 31, 2012 14:10
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[New Zealand, UK] Smoking Olympic athletes get village pass

Designated smoking areas have been set up in the Olympic village and while it might not embody the Games' creed of faster, higher, stronger, organisers cannot be accused of discrimination.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 09:21
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[Russia] Sochi Mayor launches new crackdown on smoking before 2014 Winter Olympics

A new campaign has been launched in Sochi to get people to stop smoking before the city holds the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.
Inside the Games
added Jun 6, 2012 04:28
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Flame takes front seat on golden Firefly

The cabin announcement was polite but firm: "Unless you happen to be the Olympic Flame, I'm afraid there is no smoking allowed."
Chicago Tribune
added May 19, 2012 09:42
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[Russia] Sochi Olympic Park Became Tobacco Free

Sochi 2014 (ru)
added Apr 5, 2012 00:00
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[UK] Kids blow smoke at Olympic dream

Burning ambition: Torch aims to light sporting fire.
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 27, 2012 00:00
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[UK] WALSH: Kids blow smoke at Olympic dream

The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 24, 2012 00:00
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[UK] Smoke-free Millennium Place plans given green light

Coventry Observer (uk)
added Feb 12, 2012 00:00
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[UK] Coventry's Millennium Square smoke free for Olympic Games

Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 1, 2012 00:00
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