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[Europe, Sweden] NOCERA: Lowering a Tobacco Tax to Save Lives

Countries use tax policy all the time to affect behavior. Using tax policy to move people from cigarettes to e-cigarettes would, to be blunt, save lives. The e-cigarette has the potential to be the greatest tobacco cessation device ever invented.
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2015 03:57
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[Sweden] Smoking, Early Menopause May Shorten Life Span: Study

Smoking and early menopause are a dangerous combination that might shorten life span, a new Swedish study warns. Researchers analyzed data from more than 25,000 Swedish women who were followed for 16 years. Almost 6,000 women died in that period, and the
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 5, 2015 13:04
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[Sweden] Swedish study reveals combined effects of smoking and early menopause on overall mortality

Women may now have yet another reason to quit smoking given the results of a new study that is being reported online today in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). The Swedish study involving 25,474 women is the first to
News-Medical.net
added Aug 5, 2015 07:50
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[Sweden] Job Stress Might Make You Sick, Study Says

Researchers analyzed data from nearly 12,000 workers in Sweden....Workers with demanding jobs, high job strain and little social support at work were at greater...Smoking was a significant risk factor for mental health sick leave, but alcohol use was not.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 14:37
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[Sweden, USA] UPDATE 1-Swedish Match remains hopeful on U.S. wet snuff status

Swedish Match expects U.S. regulators to decide in the coming months whether it can market its wet snuff product in the United States with a lower health risk label. The Swedish company is looking across the Atlantic for the next big market for its snus
Reuters
added Jul 17, 2015 11:49
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[Sweden, UK] Men who live to 100 healthier than women: Male centenarians found to be less affected by serious illnesses

Another surprising finding was that six per cent of centenarians are still smoking after having received a telegram from the Queen... More women had been smokers during their lifetime 85 per cent of women compared to 61 per cent of men.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:40
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[Sweden, UK] About UbbLE

On this website, which we named UbbLE, you can explore the findings of the scientific research* carried out by Andrea Ganna (Karolinska Institutet and Uppsala University) and Erik Ingelsson (Uppsala University).
UbbLE Longevity Explorer (se)
added Jun 5, 2015 08:01
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[Sweden] Chantix Study Finds Little Evidence to Support Suicidal, Criminal Warnings

A study of more than 69,000 Swedes who used the smoking aid found no evidence for these worries, some of which led the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to place its strongest warning on the drug's label in 2009.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 3, 2015 10:33
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[Sweden, USA] Q1 2015 Interim Report JANUARY – MARCH 2015

CEO Lars Dahlgren comments: Strong underlying US performance and currency effects more than offset the expected lower results in the Scandinavian snus business. We successfully gained share in the growing value priced segment in Sweden but volumes in Scan
Swedish Match AB (se)
added May 8, 2015 12:12
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[Sweden] What's the secret to living to 100? Avoid cigarettes, stay slim and drink no more than four cups of coffee a day, scientists say

50-year study of 855 Swedish men revealed key traits of centenarians 10 of the men lived to be 100 and none of them smoked and all were slim
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2015 06:59
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