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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] E-Cigarettes Increase Vital Signs and Arterial Stiffness

Significant increases in blood pressure (BP), heart rate, and arterial stiffness are seen in the first 30 minutes after smoking electronic-cigarettes containing nicotine, according to a new study. Researchers at the Karolinska Institutet (KI; Solna, Swe
hospimedica.com
added Sep 27, 2017 21:11
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[Sweden, UK] Nicotine in e-cigarettes 'can triple the risk of heart damage by increasing the blood pressure of users'

And the study found that a condition known as arterial stiffness was three times greater in smokers using an e-cigarette containing nicotine than in one without nicotine.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 05:21
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[Sweden] Do E-Cigarettes Damage Blood Vessels?

With the dramatic increase in e-cigarette use ("vaping") over the past few years, questions have arisen about their safety. And while many people think the devices are harmless, especially compared with regular cigarettes, little is known about long-term
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 12, 2017 02:45
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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] Sleep like a caveman, guru tells anxious sports stars

some sportsmen ...notably in Scandinavia, are using a tobacco powder called Snus to pep them up when tired. But the answer to efficient sleep and recovery, Littlehales said, is far simpler - and much more healthy. “Sleep in a foetal position, on your non
Reuters
added Sep 5, 2017 15:22
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish government’s stance may facilitate the snus ban repeal

“The Swedish government has resisted special interest groups’ negative influence on harm reduction in a bold and positive move in the global effort to eliminate tobacco related disease. The government has chosen to not provide written observations to the
Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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[Europe, Poland, Sweden] Smokeless tobacco is 95 percent safer than smoking: Study

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.
ANI (in)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:34
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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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