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[Europe, Sweden] WIRTZ: #Snus – #ECJ, politically charged, opposes harm-reduction

The European Court of Justice decided against overturning the EU-wide ban on the smokeless tobacco snus. The ruling displays a political public health motivation... Snus is one of the viable harm-reducing products, which can actually give tobacco users a
EU Reporter (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 17:01
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SADAWSKI: Could Sweden have figured out a way to stop people from smoking?

it is illegal for any snus maker to claim that their product is better than cigarettes. However, the Swedish government eventually created tax incentives for snus makers. Given the history of Swedes and their unwavering love for snus, it is safe to say t
The Global Dispatch
added Nov 27, 2018 21:50
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[Sweden] Sperm count 50% lower in men whose fathers smoke

The findings showed that, independently of nicotine exposure from the mother, socioeconomic factors, and their own smoking, men with fathers who smoked had a 41 per cent lower sperm concentration and 51 per cent fewer sperm count than those with non-smok
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:28
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[Europe] Illegal snus operations a growing problem in Sweden

Sweden’s status as the only country in the EU where snus is legal has created a growing underground manufacturing operation, broadcaster SVT reported on Saturday. More popular than cigarettes in Sweden, snus is a moist tobacco product either bought loose
The Local Europe (se)
added Oct 10, 2018 15:19
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[Europe, Finland, Sweden] Finns accused of smuggling tonnes of Swedish snus across the border

Eight people are now suspected of having smuggled more than 12 tonnes of snus from Sweden to neighbouring Finland between 2016 and 2018, the Finnish customs authority said on Monday. The main suspect is a Finnish man in his 50s who lives just across the
The Local Europe (se)
added Sep 18, 2018 21:12
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[Sweden] Proper treatment, refraining from smoking can reduce heart disease risk from type 2 diabetes

Properly composed treatment and refraining from cigarette consumption can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease resulting from type 2 diabetes, according to a study published in The New England Journal of Medicine. In some cases, the in
News-Medical.net
added Aug 20, 2018 02:13
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[Europe, Sweden] #GFN Michael Russell Award 2018 – Dr Lars Ramström

Ramström has undertaken meticulous analysis of the epidemiology of snus use in Sweden, and its impact on reducing smoking related mortality. He started publishing and working in tobacco control in the 1960s. In 1998 he was given the World Health Organizat
Global Forum on Nicotine
added Aug 6, 2018 18:25
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[Sweden] Swedish Match has Signed an Agreement to Acquire a Majority Share in Gotlands Snus AB

to acquire a majority share in Gotlands Snus AB, a privately held Swedish company, located in Romakloster, Sweden, on the island of Gotland. Founded in 2002, Gotlandssnus, with annual sales of approximately 50 MSEK, develops, produces, and sells both sn
PR Newswire
added Jul 27, 2018 21:42
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[Denmark, Europe, Sweden] Danish festival to allow smoking despite dry conditions

Smukfest festival, which is located in a beech forest near Danish town Skanderborg, is to allow smoking...“We are extremely focused on the drought but we have chosen a different option to a (smoking) ban... a very high number of ashtrays and we will be co
The Local (dk)
added Jul 27, 2018 19:30
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[Sweden] Electronic Cigarette Use in Relation to Number of Conventional Cigarettes per Day Among Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Use of e-cigarettes was most common among smokers, and dual users had the highest prevalence of respiratory symptoms. On a population level, this study indicates that the present use of e-cigarettes does not adequately serve as a smoking cessation tool.
JAMA Network Open
added Jul 23, 2018 18:27
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