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[Portugal] 5-Year-Olds Are Smoking for Jesus [Video]

The Epiphany celebrations in a Portuguese village feature a tradition that each year causes an uproar among outsiders. This celebration involves five-year-olds smoking for Jesus. The annual event called The King’s Feast” raises questions and draws extens
Guardian Liberty Voice
added Jan 12, 2018 04:20
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[Portugal] Children as young as five are encouraged to SMOKE in centuries-old Portuguese tradition as Epiphany celebrations kick off around the world

The most striking images came from the village Vale de Salgueiro in Portugal which allows children to smoke
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:54
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[Portugal] VIDEO: Epiphany event includes kids smoking

The Epiphany celebrations in the Portuguese village of Vale de Salgueiro feature a tradition that each year causes an outcry among outsiders: Parents encouraging their children, some as young as 5, to smoke cigarettes. Locals say the practice has been pa
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 8, 2018 15:00
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[Portugal] VIDEO: Epiphany event includes kids smoking

The Epiphany celebrations in the Portuguese village of Vale de Salgueiro feature a tradition that each year causes an outcry among outsiders: Parents encouraging their children, some as young as 5, to smoke cigarettes. Locals say the practice has been pa
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 8, 2018 15:00
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[Portugal] Alcohol, tobacco and drug consumption rise over last five years

Tobacco consumption shows a slight rise in lifetime prevalence, which, according to the report, "is mainly due to increased consumption among women."
Portugal News (pt)
added Sep 20, 2017 14:11
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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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[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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[Europe, Portugal, Spain, UK] The lady in red! Queen Letizia stuns in fiery crimson as she gives a passionate anti-smoking speech at a cancer conference

Being a member of the Spanish royal family, she is used to turning heads wherever she goes. Queen Letizia certainly stood out as she attended the Portuguese League Against Cancer conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal today. 7th European C
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:48
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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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Smoking remains Portugal's top killer

The report, “Portugal – Prevention and Control of Smoking in Numbers 2015”, from the General Health Department, atates that the latest numbers about deaths related with tobacco show that smoking was the number one cause of death in Portugal for both sexe
Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:54
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