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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, USA] Swedish tobacco specialty snus sets sights on U.S. market

referring to an application with the U.S. Federal Drugs Administration (FDA) to reclassify one of its premium products as a lower health risk for consumers than cigarettes... Swedish Match is pushing for the "modified risk" status created by a 2009 U.S. l
Reuters
added Nov 7, 2014 08:26
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[Sweden] For Kids, Risks of Parental Smoking Persist Long-Term, Study Finds

The study, which followed nearly 4,000 children in Sweden for 16 years, underscores the dangers of parental smoking, experts say. "Exposure to second-hand smoke during pregnancy or infancy increases a child's risk of developing allergic disease even up
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 19, 2014 16:03
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[Sweden] Discontinuation of Smokeless Tobacco and Mortality Risk after Myocardial Infarction

Conclusions—In this study, discontinuation of snus use post-MI was associated with a nearly halved mortality risk, similar to the benefit associated with smoking cessation. These observations suggest that the use of snus post-MI should be discouraged.
Circulation
added Jul 5, 2014 19:26
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[Sweden] Early Menopause Linked to Heart Failure Risk in Swedish Study

Early menopause may increase a woman's risk for heart failure later in life, especially if she is a smoker, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from more than 22,000 older women in Sweden. Those who experienced early menopause (ages 40 to 45)
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2014 17:42
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[Bahamas, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Dalli gets caught in the Bermuda Triangle

Dalli was on the Swedish island of Gotland, attending the annual summer-camp talking-shop Almedalen Week, ... to proclaim his innocence and accuse Swedish Match. But the Bermuda disclosure may reawaken suggestions that there is no smoke without fire.
European Voice (be)
added Jul 4, 2013 01:39
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[Sweden] Women Who Smoke May Have Higher Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Researchers analyzed data collected from 34,000 women, aged 54 to 89, in Sweden, 219 of whom had rheumatoid arthritis.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 28, 2013 18:57
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[Sweden] Why do smokers diagnosed with COPD not quit smoking? - a qualitative study

To achieve a successful lasting smoking cessation it might be more effective to first ensure that the smoker has the right internal motivation to make the decision to quit, then assist with smoking cessation.
Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Oct 31, 2012 19:27
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Anti-smoking campaigners accuse tobacco lobby after office break-in

Brussels police have swept the offices of two major public health organisations for bugs following a break-in at a building in the rue de Tréves in which laptops and documents relating to their battles against the tobacco industry were stolen.
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 22:40
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[Europe, Sweden] EU: Review of Tobacco Legislation to Go Ahead Once New Commissioner in Place ($$)

A planned review of European Union tobacco legislation will go ahead once the Health Commissioner post is filled, a spokeswoman for the EU executive said Wednesday.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 18, 2012 03:03
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