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[Portugal] Smoke ban PM lights up on plane

The Guardian (uk)
added May 16, 2008 00:00
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Smoking kills more than 32 people per day in Portugal: report

a report released on Tuesday by the Portuguese Directorate General of Health (DGS). While the number of smokers decreased in Portugal, smoking was the leading cause of death and 11 percent of the country's total deaths were caused by tobacco. Around 12,
Xinhua Newswire
added Mar 2, 2016 20:13
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[Portugal] Underage tobacco sales laws being side-stepped

Portuguese consumer watchdog DECO said Wednesday they had visited 105 establishments up and down the country to check if under-18s could still buy tobacco and found more than 70 shops failed to obey the law on under-age smoking.
Portugal News (pt)
added Jul 27, 2012 14:17
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[Portugal] Playground smoking ban from next year

From 1 January next year smoking will be banned in and around places frequented by children, such as playschools, creches, recreational centers, play parks and holiday camps. The measure was passed on Thursday in Parliament.
Portugal News (pt)
added Jun 5, 2017 20:52
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[Portugal] Competition watchdog ordered to investigate tobacco giant

Portugal’s Supreme Court of Justice has ordered the country’s Competition Regulator to set up an inquiry into the Portuguese subsidiary of Philip Morris International (PMI), ‘Tabaqueira’, for abuse of dominant position and economic dependency, denounced
Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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[Portugal] Differences Found in Smokers, Nonsmokers Who Develop Lung Cancer

non-small cell lung cancer, but nonsmokers can get it too and rates of the disease among nonsmokers are rising...compared more than 1,400 Portuguese patients with this type of lung cancer and found that nonsmokers were more likely than smokers to be women
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 27, 2015 10:36
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[Portugal] Smokers could be paid to stop

Instead of subsidising medication and consultation fees for smokers to quit, Portugal’s Health Ministry officials are this morning reportedly ready to pay ex-smokers the money that would have been spent on them.
Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:06
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[Europe, Portugal] EC congratulates Lisbon on smoking debate

European commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, who is in charge of the health and food safety area, congratulated the Portuguese parliament on Monday for debating more restrictive tobacco measures and said the EC was concerned with the new tobacco products.
Portugal News (pt)
added May 17, 2017 15:30
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Are physicians aware of their role in tobacco control? A conference-based survey in Portugal

The crucial role of physicians in tobacco control (TC) is widely recognized. In 2008, Portugal implemented a non-comprehensive smoke-free policy (SFP). In 2009, a conference-survey was carried out to explore Portuguese physicians'engagement in tobacco c
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 20, 2014 13:30
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[Portugal] Alcohol and tobacco smugglers on trial

SIC Online (pt)
added Jan 18, 2008 00:00
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