Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 658 headlines found
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
Jun 16, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jul 5, 2017 14:29
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
snus users were over 50 percent more likely than non-users to have asthma. In addition, snus users were 37 to 59 percent more likely to snore and have trouble falling asleep, the study found.
Jun 14, 2017 Reuters
added Jun 15, 2017 16:02
[Sweden] Treatment with bupropion and varenicline for smoking cessation and the risk of acute cardiovascular events and injuries: a Swedish case-crossover study
The available evidence suggests that if prescription guidelines are properly followed regarding potential contraindications both of these medications could be considered relatively safe.
Jun 8, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 8, 2017 20:22
The secret weapon: Snus, tobacco that doesn't kill people.
Jun 8, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jun 8, 2017 20:21
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
Snus does not lead to an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a study by Sweden’s Karolinska Institute...“This also means that the last remaining alarm on Swedish snus and an association with cancer now can be dismissed. “For those who foll
May 12, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added May 13, 2017 01:46
[Sweden] Use of moist oral snuff (snus) and pancreatic cancer: Pooled analysis of nine prospective observational studies
We used pooled individual data from the Swedish Collaboration on Health Effects of Snus Use to assess the association between Swedish snus use and the risk of pancreatic cancer. A total of 424,152 male participants from nine cohort studies were followed u
May 9, 2017 International Journal of Cancer
added May 18, 2017 12:44
The authors reported a significant interaction between smoking and dietary intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables on the risk of COPD, and showed that the beneficial dietary associations were restricted to ex-smokers and current smokers. These r
Mar 16, 2017 Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:44