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[Sweden, UK] Many doctors deem nicotine as riskiest component of cigarette

The survey, commissioned by British American Tobacco, involved administering an online survey ... The survey findings show that a substantial proportion of GPs (40%) believe nicotine to be the first or second riskiest component of cigarettes, incorrectl
DNA India (in)
added Jun 1, 2013 12:21
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[Sweden] Aches & Pains Higher in Smokers

In a recent study, researchers in Sweden asked a group of people aged 65 and older about their smoking habits and any long-term pain problems. These results showed that seniors who still smoked, even just occasionally, reported experiencing more long-te
DailyRx
added Apr 16, 2013 04:25
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[Sweden] Population-based survey of cessation aids used by Swedish smokers

This survey confirms and extends previous reports in showing that, although most smokers who have quit did so unassisted, snus continues to be the most frequently reported cessation aid among male smokers, whereas usage of pharmaceutical nicotine was more
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 5, 2012 06:02
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[Sweden] I wanna be in your gang: 'Uncool' teenagers take up smoking to fit in with their peers

The lower a person's street cred is at school the liklier they are to become a regular or heavy smoker later on Unpopular teenagers may come to believe in their low status that could influence unhealthy life choices, say experts
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 21, 2012 16:03
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[Europe, Malta, Sweden] EU Details Official's Role in Tobacco Lobbying ($$)

European officials have given new details of an alleged cash-for-influence scandal that has forced the resignation of European Union Health Commissioner John Dalli, while Mr. Dalli has defended himself, saying he was told to quit and claiming that a tobac
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 19, 2012 03:33
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[China, Philippines, Sweden, UK] Illicit cigarettes unstoppable (3)

The following is a continuation of the report of the Senate Tax Study and Research Office (STSRO) on the proposed excise tax on sin products.
Malaya (ph)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:05
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish snus wants place in EU tobacco directive

which is currently banned across Europe, is trying to find its way into the EU tobacco directive, with supporters pointing to evidence suggesting it is appropriate for the protection of public health. But the European Commission has made it clear it has
EurActiv
added Oct 3, 2017 16:50
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish snus wants place in EU tobacco directive

Swedish Match said that "a pragmatic tobacco legislation should contain a mix between strong smoking control and tobacco harm reduction measures".
EurActiv
added Sep 28, 2017 18:26
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[Sweden] RODU: EU snus ban costs more lives

A new report from the Swedish Snus Commission underscores the accelerating human toll of the European Union’s unconscionable ban on smokeless tobacco: “among men over the age of 30, 355,000 lives per year could have been saved if the other EU countries h
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jul 5, 2017 14:29
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[Estonia, Sweden] On the hunt for contraband cigarettes

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.
Estonian Public Broadcasting [Eesti Rahvusringhääling] (ee)
added Jun 16, 2017 14:20
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