Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 647 headlines found
Researchers followed nearly 45,000 Swedish men and found a gradual drop in cataract risk among former smokers - 20 years after quitting, their risk had fallen by about half.
Jan 7, 2014 Reuters
added Jan 8, 2014 06:30
Research shows that smoking status, and not airway obstruction, determines the distribution of T cell subsets in bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The researchers, led by Helena Forsslund (Karolin
Dec 2, 2013 MedWire News (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:41
[Sweden] Distribution of T cell subsets in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of patients with mild to moderate COPD is dependent on current smoking status and not airway obstruction
Current smoking status has a greater impact than airway obstruction on the distribution of T cell subsets in BAL of patients with mild to moderate COPD. This must be considered when the role of T cells in COPD is evaluated. Our results stress the importan
Nov 21, 2013 Chest
added Dec 2, 2013 14:42
European Parliament is likely to vote to maintain the 1992 ban on selling this product outside Sweden, perpetuating a 20-year unscientific, unethical and lethal error.
Oct 8, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2013 14:42
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
We believe snus should be legal in all countries. In response to public health stakeholders who told us they believe snus, properly regulated, can contribute to reducing the net public health impact of tobacco use, and to consumers who told us in dialogu
Sep 11, 2013 British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:05
[Europe, Sweden, UK] Tobacco Companies Target Youth, Mislead Public About Smokeless Products In Order To Maintain Profits
Although tobacco companies may promote smokeless tobacco as a healthier alternative, internal documents show that their only real concern is maintaining profits. British American Tobacco (BAT), the maker of Lucky Strike, Dunhill, and Pall Mall cigarett
Sep 11, 2013 Medical Daily
added Sep 11, 2013 12:55
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
Dalli was on the Swedish island of Gotland, attending the annual summer-camp talking-shop Almedalen Week, ... to proclaim his innocence and accuse Swedish Match. But the Bermuda disclosure may reawaken suggestions that there is no smoke without fire.
Jul 4, 2013 European Voice (be)
added Jul 4, 2013 01:39
Dalli was invited to yesterday’s seminar a few months ago. It was organised by a Swedish anti-tobacco organisation called Tobaksfacta (Tobacco Facts), which asked him to talk about his experience of being removed from public office while working on the EU
Jul 3, 2013 Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:50