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[Sweden] Eating fruits and vegetables may help curb lung disease

For current and former smokers, eating more fruits and vegetables may lower the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a Swedish study suggests. Among more than 40,000 men, the current smokers who averaged five or more servings
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2017 18:42
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish men on target to be first to completely stub out smoking

Swedish government has released data showing that the proportion of men aged between 30 and 44 smoking fell to just 5 per cent in 2016. This makes it the first country to hit a notional tobacco “end game” target proposed by global health bodies and some
New Scientist
added Mar 15, 2017 14:34
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[Sweden] Swedish Match intends to appeal the decision by the Swedish Patent and Market Court

Today, the Patent and Market Court announced its judgement. The court considers Swedish Match to have acted in breach of the competition legislation when designing and implementing the labelling system and Swedish Match is fined approximately 38 MSEK. T
Swedish Match AB (se)
added Feb 9, 2017 00:56
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[Sweden] With Kaliber+ we’ve added more of the best

the latest addition to the Swedish Match range, Kaliber+, was launched widely in the Swedish retail trade. Kaliber+ is a further development of the Kaliber series, in which Swedish Match has prioritized a stronger product with a more fully packed portion
Swedish Match AB (se)
added Feb 9, 2017 00:55
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[Sweden] 'Snus' users run greater risk of type 2 diabetes

The researchers at Karolinska Institutet and Umeå and Lund universities studied pooled data for a total of 54,500 men followed between the years of 1990 and 2013, during which time 2,441 of them developed type 2 diabetes. Owing to the size of the study,
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 8, 2017 15:08
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[Sweden] Swedes warned snus tobacco raises diabetes risk

A study published in The Journal of Internal Medicine said using snus presents a serious diabetes risk. Researchers found that one or more pots of snus per day increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by 70% - the same risk level as smoking a pack
BBC Online
added Feb 7, 2017 17:14
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[Sweden] Nicotine creates a chronic drug memory in the brain

A researcher reports a surprise that came after three months into her study on nicotine abstinence, when lab rats suddenly became fearless and sought out well-lighted areas that prey animals normally avoid. At the same time, signaling in the brain’s rewa
ScienceDaily
added Feb 2, 2017 20:22
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[Europe, Sweden, UK] Crackpot EU rule slammed for 'stopping British smokers quitting and increasing cancer'

The British Government has been taken to the high court by a consumer group set on persuading Jeremy Hunt to snub the EU’s laws against snus, a product which has drastically reduced the number of smokers in Sweden.
The [London, UK] Express
added Jan 26, 2017 18:54
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[Sweden] The World's Rudest, Most Passive-Aggressive Billboard Coughs at Nearby Smokers But they might deserve it

All oh which suggests that the campaign's actual target isn't the smokers themselves, but everybody else who thinks smokers are gross to begin with. Which might actually be a reasonable strategy. Smoking is already banned in Swedish bars, restaurants and
Ad Week
added Jan 17, 2017 22:15
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