Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 655 headlines found
While not accused of any wrongdoing herself, emails released to transparency campaigners show that snus manufacturer Swedish Match made repeated attempts to meet face-to-face with Day as the tobacco lobbying scandal unfolded. As primary enforcer of the c
Jun 24, 2013 PublicServiceEurope.com (uk)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:39
The product is banned under the EU's Tobacco Product Regulation Directive that defines tobacco for oral use as "all products for oral use, except those intended to be smoked or chewed".
Oct 17, 2012 Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:29
Commissioner John Dalli has today announced his resignation as a member of the Commission, with immediate effect. Mr Dalli informed the President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso of his decision following an investigation by OLAF, the EU's
Oct 16, 2012 Europa - European Commission
added Oct 16, 2012 17:08
presented by Peter Lee, epidemiologist. Snus researcher Lars Ramstrom in Sweden showed that...many premature deaths could be avoided among men every year. ...presented at the 2017 Global Forum on Nicotine in Poland.
Jun 19, 2017 ANI (in)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:34
the Tax and Customs Board (MTA) has managed to reduce the market share of contraband cigarettes by half...The following is an account of one of their most successful operations—involving a contraband cigarette factory in Tartu County.
Jun 16, 2017 Estonian Public Broadcasting [Eesti Rahvusringhääling] (ee)
added Jun 16, 2017 14:20
[Sweden] An investigation on the use of snus and its association with respiratory and sleep-related symptoms: a cross-sectional population study [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusion Snus use was associated with a higher prevalence of asthma, respiratory symptoms and snoring. Healthcare professionals should be aware of these possible adverse effects of snus use.
Jun 15, 2017 BMJ Open (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 16:25
Use of the moist oral snuff product known as snus was not associated with a greater risk for pancreatic cancer in a pooled analysis of nine prospective studies involving more than 400,000 men. The lack of association was seen for all durations and intens
May 17, 2017 MedPage Today
added May 18, 2017 12:42
[Sweden] Cannabis, Tobacco, Alcohol Use, and the Risk of Early Stroke / A Population-Based Cohort Study of 45 000 Swedish Men
We found no evident association between cannabis use in young adulthood and stroke, including strokes before 45 years of age. Tobacco smoking, however, showed a clear, dose–response shaped association with stroke.
Dec 27, 2016 Stroke
added Jan 2, 2017 18:38
The Supreme Administrative Court has ruled that e-cigarettes not marketed for smoking cessation purposes should not be classified as medicinal products.... the EU Tobacco Product Directive rules for e-cigarettes will apply to e-cigarettes in Sweden from M
May 25, 2016 Lexology (uk)
added May 26, 2016 14:31
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have made two new discoveries with regard to the beta cells' ability to release insulin. The findings can also provide a possible explanation as to why smokers have an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.
Mar 8, 2016 EurekAlert
added Mar 10, 2016 20:45