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New Zealand Plans Logo-free Cigarette Packs

AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2013 12:36
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[Belgium] Public Smoking Bans Cut Risk of Preterm Births, Study Finds

Legislation in Belgium shown to reduce harmful effect of secondhand smoke
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 16, 2013 17:10
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[India] Shun tobacco products, say religious leaders

With the government still dragging its feet over imposing ban on use of smokeless tobacco products in the state, several religious leaders on Wednesday appealed to the people not to use them. Religious leaders were participating in 'Faith United for Toba
Times of India
added Feb 15, 2013 11:49
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[UK] Lung cancer 'overtaking breast cancer in European women'

Lung cancer is set to overtake breast cancer as the biggest cause of female cancer death in Europe, say experts. This is already the case in the UK and Poland, the Annals of Oncology reports.
BBC Online
added Feb 13, 2013 14:54
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[South Africa] Big Tobacco has firm hold on Africa

The number of smokers in sub-Saharan Africa will double over the next 12 to 13 years unless anti-smoking policies are adopted. This is according to a recent article published in Polity that reviewed various studies ... South Africa, along with Mauritius
Health-E (za)
added Feb 12, 2013 17:21
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No smoking in Russia

The Lower House of the Russian Parliament has passed the anti-tobacco bill, one of the strictest in Europe, in the third final reading.
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Feb 12, 2013 13:15
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World leaders must 'take tobacco much more seriously' to achieve development goals

In order to cut premature death rates, the world’s politicians need to focus on “simple measures” like anti-tobacco policies, cutting salt levels in food, and improving access to affordable heart disease drugs, according to experts writing in The Lancet
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Feb 12, 2013 12:01
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Suriname adopts stiff tobacco law

In a unanimous vote the Surinamese parliament on Thursday adopted stringent anti-tobacco legislation that should ultimately banish smoking from public life. While there are still several issues regarding implementation and enforcement of the ‘Tobacco Act
Caribbean News Now!
added Feb 10, 2013 23:13
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[UK-Scotland] Date set for tobacco display and vending machine bans in Scotland

The Scottish Government has set the date for the tobacco display and vending machine bans. The ban on open display of tobacco products in large shops and sales from self-service tobacco vending machines will be introduced on 29 April.
STV (uk)
added Feb 8, 2013 22:23
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[Macau] Casino workers call for strict smoking-ban enforcement

A casino workers’ group met with Labor Affairs Bureau (DSAL) director Wong Chi Hong yesterday, during which they asked for stricter enforcement efforts on the smoking-ban imposed on all casinos from the beginning of this year, and to give double or triple
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 8, 2013 12:38
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