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Tobacco butt tax 'could clean' Sweden's curbs

Tobacco giants should be fined for their part in littering Swedish streets, as smokers discard cigarette butts numbering about a billion a year, according to an environmental action group. An estimated billion cigarette butts are discarded onto Swedis
The Local Europe (se)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:46
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[Sweden] European Union Starts New Graft Inquiry Into Tobacco Regulator

European Union investigators said on Thursday that they had started a new investigation into the former senior official responsible for tobacco regulation, the latest turn in a high-profile corruption case.
New York Times
added Oct 3, 2013 15:23
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[Canada, Sweden] Rheumatoid arthritis risk increases with smoking

Even a few cigarettes a day can increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women.
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 23, 2013 15:01
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta, Sweden] Brussels Break-Ins Investigated as 'Tobaccogate' Unfolds

But “tobaccogate” is likely to rumble on. As Nils Wadstrom, a Swedish journalist, posted on Twitter: . . . Tobaccogate is the story of the year. Mind-blowing.
New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48
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[Europe, Italy, Sweden] E-cig refills contain irritants, and people who smoke and use e-cigs suffer more symptoms

Milan, Italy: Two new studies presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress highlight the risks associated with using e-cigarettes, especially for those who also smoke conventional cigarettes. One study examined 122 of the most c
EurekAlert
added Sep 11, 2017 03:11
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[Sweden] Nicotine creates a chronic drug memory in the brain

A researcher reports a surprise that came after three months into her study on nicotine abstinence, when lab rats suddenly became fearless and sought out well-lighted areas that prey animals normally avoid. At the same time, signaling in the brain’s rewa
ScienceDaily
added Feb 2, 2017 20:22
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[Europe] Sweden at bottom of EU smoking table

About one in every four people aged 15 or older living in the EU is a tobacco smoker, and about one in five is exposed to passive smoking, according to a eurostat news release citing data from the most recent European Health Interview Survey (EHIS).
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 9, 2016 13:18
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Will Sweden stub out smoking outside bars?

Smoking should be banned at bus stops, playgrounds and outdoor cafes and pubs, a high-profile investigation has concluded. Sweden needs to limit the number of public spaces where people are allowed to smoke, according to a lengthy review of tobacco laws
The Local Europe (se)
added Mar 1, 2016 16:00
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Mortality attributable to tobacco among men in Sweden and other European countries: an analysis of data in a WHO report

findings support the assumption that the widespread use of snus instead of cigarettes among Swedish men may be a major part of the explanation behind their position with Europe's lowest mortality attributable to tobacco.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 2, 2014 09:58
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[Kenya, Sweden] Gigwise New Swedish star talks tennis, cigarettes and recording duets with his girlfriend

Magnusson recently travelled to Africa in search of a new direction and stumbled across his new guise whilst smoking the 'second best cigarettes in Kenya'. The Swedish singer tells Gigwise of his hopes for Sportsman and why he felt it was time to go solo
Gigwise (uk)
added Mar 25, 2013 16:54
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