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[Sweden] Sleep like a caveman, guru tells anxious sports stars

some sportsmen ...notably in Scandinavia, are using a tobacco powder called Snus to pep them up when tired. But the answer to efficient sleep and recovery, Littlehales said, is far simpler - and much more healthy. “Sleep in a foetal position, on your non
Reuters
added Sep 5, 2017 15:22
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[Sweden] EDITORIAL: Could a healthy diet attenuate COPD risk in smokers?

The authors reported a significant interaction between smoking and dietary intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables on the risk of COPD, and showed that the beneficial dietary associations were restricted to ex-smokers and current smokers. These r
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:44
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[Europe, Sweden, UK] Crackpot EU rule slammed for 'stopping British smokers quitting and increasing cancer'

The British Government has been taken to the high court by a consumer group set on persuading Jeremy Hunt to snub the EU’s laws against snus, a product which has drastically reduced the number of smokers in Sweden.
The [London, UK] Express
added Jan 26, 2017 18:54
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[Sweden] Notice to the Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting in Swedish Match AB (publ)

shareholders of Swedish Match AB (publ) (STO:SWMA), Reg. No. 556015-0756, are hereby notified of the Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting to be held on Friday, December 16, 2016, at 09.00 CET at Sveavägen 44, Stockholm, Sweden. Agenda 1. Opening of the M
Business Wire
added Nov 19, 2016 17:38
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[Sweden] Smokeless Tobacco Product Tied to Higher Risk of Prostate Cancer Death

"Snus has been suggested as a less harmful alternative to smoking because it lacks the combustion products of smoking that are associated with cancer risk," said study co-first author Kathryn Wilson..."However, we found that men with prostate cancer who u
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 14, 2016 14:46
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[Sweden] Snus May Increase Prostate Cancer Progression, Death

Use of the smokeless tobacco product snus may be associated with an increased risk of death among men with prostate cancer comparable to that associated with smoking, according to findings from a large cohort study. Compared with Swedish men who did not
MedPage Today
added Oct 14, 2016 14:37
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Changes in Smoking Rates Among Pregnant Women and the General Female Population in Australia, Finland, Norway, and Sweden [FREE FULL TEXT]

: Although smoking has declined substantially in recent decades, there are groups lagging behind this general trend. Young pregnant women are of particular concern in this respect. The possibility that these findings reflect the changing characteristics o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 25, 2016 14:16
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[Sweden] Smoking can hamper common treatment for breast cancer

research study from Lund University in Sweden shows that common treatment for breast cancer works less well in patients who smoke, compared to non-smokers. The study is published in the British Journal of Cancer.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:59
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[Sweden] Swedish court stubs out right to ban e-cigarettes

Supreme Administrative Court ruled that e-cigarettes are not medical products and therefore the agency could not oppose its sale. “To be a medical product, it must have the ability to prevent or treat a disease and, therefore, provide a beneficial effect
The Local Europe (se)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:59
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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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