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[Europe, Malta] Dalli gets mixed reaction in Sweden after Bahamas story ($$)

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
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:50
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[Europe] Sweden Avoids EU Ban on Flavorings in Snus Smokeless Tobacco

Sweden avoided a proposed ban on flavorings in snus smokeless-tobacco products as European Union governments approved stricter rules for cigarettes. EU health ministers at a meeting today in Luxembourg agreed on draft legislation to ban the sale of ciga
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jun 25, 2013 07:26
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[Europe, Sweden] The real power behind the throne in Brussels: Catherine Day

While not accused of any wrongdoing herself, emails released to transparency campaigners show that snus manufacturer Swedish Match made repeated attempts to meet face-to-face with Day as the tobacco lobbying scandal unfolded. As primary enforcer of the c
PublicServiceEurope.com (uk)
added Jun 24, 2013 15:39
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish govt gives up on ending EU ban on wet snuff -report

Sweden sees no hope of overturning a European-wide sales ban on tobacco-based wet snuff and will concentrate on protecting its right to sell the product at home, a minister was quoted on Wednesday as saying. The European Union banned the sale of wet snuf
Reuters
added Jun 14, 2013 09:49
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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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[Africa, South Africa, Sweden] Mom's smoking increases daughter's risk of obesity and diabetes

Women who smoke during pregnancy increase the risk of obesity and gestational diabetes in their daughters, according to research published in the journal Diabetologia.
Health-E (za)
added May 20, 2013 16:06
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[Belgium, Finland, France, Sweden, UK] Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Job Stress, Study Finds

Job stress increases the risk of heart disease, but living a healthy lifestyle can significantly reduce that risk, a new study says. Researchers examined data from more than 102,000 men and women, aged 17 to 70, in the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Sw
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2013 13:08
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[Sweden] Women Who Smoke May Have Higher Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Researchers analyzed data collected from 34,000 women, aged 54 to 89, in Sweden, 219 of whom had rheumatoid arthritis.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 28, 2013 18:57
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[Canada, Sweden] Rheumatoid arthritis risk increases with smoking

Even a few cigarettes a day can increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women.
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 23, 2013 15:01
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[Sweden] Arthritis linked to female smokers

SMOKING just a few cigarettes a day can more than double a woman's risk of rheumatoid arthritis, research has shown. Compared with never-smokers, women who puffed between one and seven cigarettes a day had a 2.31-fold higher chance of developing the dis
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Apr 23, 2013 14:19
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