Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Sweden 647 headlines found

3 Views

[Sweden] VIDEO: Swedish pharmacy unveils digital ad panel which shames smokers by coughing at them

The latest in smart digital out of home advertising is a digital billboard that coughs as smokers pass it. The placement, by agency Akestam Holst for Swedish pharmacy chain Apotek Hjartat seeks to show the effects of nicotine on others, all as a means of
The Drum (uk)
added Jan 17, 2017 22:05
3 Views

[Sweden] 'New year, new resolutions': Provocative anti-smoking billboard advert 'coughs' whenever it senses cigarette smoke

An animated advertising screen, featuring a young man's head and shoulders, shows him coughing whenever smokers pass by...'We're the Swedish Pharmacy Hjärtat. Our mission is to help you live a longer and healthier life. 'That's why I'm here, to help you
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 10, 2017 16:58
9 Views

[Italy, Sweden, USA] RODU: Confirmed: Snus Use Protective for Parkinson’s Disease

Investigators in Sweden, Italy and the United States report that “non-smoking men who used snus had a substantially reduced risk of Parkinson’s disease…” The research, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology (abstract here), combined dat
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Jan 7, 2017 03:12
9 Views

[Sweden] Moist smokeless tobacco (Snus) use and risk of Parkinson's disease.

Non-smoking men who used snus had a substantially lower risk of Parkinson's disease. Results also indicated an inverse dose-response relationship between snus use and Parkinson's disease risk. Our findings suggest that nicotine or other components of toba
International Journal of Epidemiology
added Jan 7, 2017 03:10
8 Views

[Sweden] Tobacco, but not pot, boosts early stroke risk

Smoking pot in young adulthood does not seem to increase the risk of early stroke, but cigarette smoking does, according to a study of nearly 50,000 Swedish military conscripts. “Extensive tobacco smokers in late adolescence had a fivefold increased risk
Reuters
added Jan 6, 2017 00:45
7 Views

[Sweden] Cannabis, Tobacco, Alcohol Use, and the Risk of Early Stroke / A Population-Based Cohort Study of 45 000 Swedish Men

We found no evident association between cannabis use in young adulthood and stroke, including strokes before 45 years of age. Tobacco smoking, however, showed a clear, dose–response shaped association with stroke.
Stroke
added Jan 2, 2017 18:38
9 Views

[Europe] Sweden at bottom of EU smoking table

About one in every four people aged 15 or older living in the EU is a tobacco smoker, and about one in five is exposed to passive smoking, according to a eurostat news release citing data from the most recent European Health Interview Survey (EHIS).
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 9, 2016 13:18
12 Views

Patterns of Smoking and Snus Use in Sweden: Implications for Public Health

All these effects suggest that the availability and use of snus has been a major factor behind Sweden’s record-low prevalence of smoking and the lowest level of tobacco-related mortality among men in Europe.
MDPI AG (ch)
added Nov 29, 2016 03:43
4 Views

[Sweden] Notice to the Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting in Swedish Match AB (publ)

shareholders of Swedish Match AB (publ) (STO:SWMA), Reg. No. 556015-0756, are hereby notified of the Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting to be held on Friday, December 16, 2016, at 09.00 CET at Sveavägen 44, Stockholm, Sweden. Agenda 1. Opening of the M
Business Wire
added Nov 19, 2016 17:38
6 Views

[Europe] Patterns of Smoking and Snus Use in Sweden: Implications for Public Health [FREE FULL TEXT]

snus has both contributed to decreasing initiation of smoking and, when used subsequent to smoking, appears to facilitate smoking cessation. All these effects suggest that the availability and use of snus has been a major factor behind Sweden’s record-low
MDPI AG (ch)
added Nov 12, 2016 22:41
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines