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New mobile app to help people quit smoking in Switzerland

The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) on Monday launched a personalised mobile phone app which aims to help smokers quit by enabling them to interact with somebody who will support them in doing so.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Sep 21, 2015 16:32
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[Korea - North, Switzerland] Kim Jong-un screamed foul-mouthed abuse at a girlfriend for telling him to quit smoking when he was 15... and his 'hot-tempered' nature is why he cannot be reasoned with, says expert

Kim's tirade was during a phone call with his girlfriend while he was studying at The International School of Berne in Switzerland. Nam added: 'This rough manner he displayed made me think things would get complicated once he becomes the 'king' of the n
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 7, 2017 02:05
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[Asia, Israel, Switzerland] BOB: THE IQOS GAMBLE / Philip Morris’s state-of-the-art research facility could revolutionize the smoking industry

their state-of-the-art research facility, perched next to Switzerland’s tranquil Lake Neuchatel...Asked why the public should trust the tobacco companies...PMI urged consumers to trust the science.“It is not really about trusting the company,” said Fazend
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 15, 2017 23:25
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[Switzerland] MARCUS: Seeking Redemption, Big Tobacco Says New Products Eliminate 90 Percent Of Smoking Toxins

Is the IQOS device really significantly less harmful than cigarettes, or is Big Tobacco once more pulling the wool over the eyes of a vulnerable and addicted customer base?...At the Cube...I had a chance to try IQOS. It is a small, hand-held electronic m
The Federalist
added Jul 11, 2017 21:34
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[Switzerland] Swiss parliament rejects tobacco advertising ban

A plan put forward by Federal Councillor Alain Berset to restrict tobacco advertising was rejected by parliament today by 101 votes to 75.... Berset’s proposed rules would have banned advertising in public spaces, in cinemas, in the press and on the inte
Le News (ch)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:36
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[Switzerland] Philip Morris ouvrira un e-clope café au Flon [Philip Morris will open an e-cigarette coffee Flon]

wants to open a "Flagship Store" in the Vaud capital. On three levels. The concept: to provide adult smokers an exclusive place where they can have a drink and a bite to eat, but also discover the system "tobacco heated" IQOS US tobacco giant. A cafe or
24 Heures (ch)
added Sep 25, 2016 23:03
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[Switzerland] Cash may convince some smokers to quit

Paying smokers to quit and giving them more money the longer they avoid cigarettes might help get more people to kick the habit than cessation advice on its own, a recent study suggests. To test the power of money to combat addiction, researchers in Swi
Reuters
added Aug 25, 2016 20:10
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[Latin America, Switzerland] Uruguay wins lead case against Philip Morris over strict anti-tobacco law

Uruguay won on Friday an arbitration case against US tobacco giant Philip Morris, which sued the state claiming its strict anti-tobacco law harmed the cigarette maker's business, both sides said. Philip Morris argued that Uruguay had violated terms of a b
MERCOPRESS (uy)
added Jul 9, 2016 16:42
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[Switzerland] Last Swiss tobacco factory facing closure

Since it was opened in 1938, Fermenta in Payerne, canton Vaud, has been preparing tobacco for international cigarette producers. But a number of factors have led to its decline: fewer people smoke, fewer farmers are growing tobacco, and the strong franc
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added Apr 24, 2016 23:12
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[Australia, Europe, Switzerland] Universität Zürich lässt «Review» einer Studie durch Philip Morris zu [University of Zurich can "review" a study by Philip Morris]

Philip Morris is sponsoring a study by the University of Zurich - and this gives the tobacco Multi amazing rights...."University Agrees that, prior to submission to publisher of a manuscript ...University shall forward to PMIM 30 days prior to planned pu
Angeli's Views (thomas angeli blog)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:57
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