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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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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] MAJOR DIFFERENCES FOUND IN SYMPTOMS AND PROGNOSES BETWEEN NON-SMOKERS AND SMOKERS WITH THE MOST COMMON FORM OF LUNG CANCER

increasing in many countries. Now a group of Portuguese researchers has found significant differences in clinical particularities and survival between smokers and non-smokers who develop NSCLC.
European Lung Foundation (uk)
added Sep 27, 2015 11:15
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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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[Europe, Portugal] New law bans smoking in closed public spaces, nicotine in e-cigarettes

Portugal's government has approved amendments to the law on tobacco that foresee the prohibition of electronic cigarettes containing nicotine and of smoking in all closed public spaces, according to a statement released after the weekly cabinet meeting. T
Portugal News (pt)
added Apr 28, 2015 08:28
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