Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 662 headlines found
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
Sep 11, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 12, 2017 02:45
[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
Sep 10, 2017 EurekAlert
added Sep 11, 2017 03:11
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
Sep 4, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 5, 2017 15:22
“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
Aug 11, 2017 Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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
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.
Jun 19, 2017 ANI (in)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:34
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