Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 662 headlines found
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
Jul 28, 2013 The Local Europe (se)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:46
a Norwegian court said on Monday. The company had asked for a temporary injunction against regulations that the government imposed to standardise product packaging. The government argued the new rules were designed for public health puposes. (Reporting
Nov 6, 2017 Reuters
added Nov 7, 2017 05:42
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.
Sep 27, 2013 New York Times
added Oct 3, 2013 15:23
Even a few cigarettes a day can increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women.
Apr 22, 2013 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 23, 2013 15:01
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.
Oct 20, 2012 New York Times Blogs
added Oct 21, 2012 16:48
The European Commission has frozen work on its new anti-tobacco law, despite warnings it is falling into a tobacco industry trap. Spokeswoman Pia Ahrenkilde-Hansen said on Wednesday (17 October) that internal talks on the law - "inter-service consultatio
Oct 17, 2012 EUobserver.com
added Oct 18, 2012 03:56
[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
Sep 10, 2017 EurekAlert
added Sep 11, 2017 03:11
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
Feb 2, 2017 ScienceDaily
added Feb 2, 2017 20:22
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).
Dec 8, 2016 Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 9, 2016 13:18
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
Mar 1, 2016 The Local Europe (se)
added Mar 1, 2016 16:00