Workers at one Japanese marketing firm can now breathe a little easier.
"I've never had a conversation where it didn’t lead to that question."
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Risk of infection also rose for males who smoke.
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And he wants to take big tobacco companies to court, too.
It's about making it easier for smokers to switch to less harmful alternatives.
If you don't smoke, are not obese and you consume alcohol moderately, you can expect to live an extra seven years longer than the general population, according to a new study. The study, published in...
Does it really take 21 days?
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The global e-cigarette market is set to be worth $32 billion by 2021, and with the UK share reaching almost $6 billion, this alternative to tobacco cigarettes is increasingly popular among smokers. Bu...
More than one in 10 deaths worldwide (equivalent to 6.4 million deaths per year) are caused by smoking, new figures suggest. Half of these deaths occur in just four countries: China, India, USA, and R...
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Within 48 hours, food starts to taste better.
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It will also cost the globe more than $1 trillion in health care costs and lost productivity.
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Pack-a-day smokers, listen up.
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Zoo officials claim the chimp doesn’t inhale the smoke. Experts disagree.
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The tough new law will end smoking in public places.
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Here's the seven lifestyle factors to avoid.
The consequences of secondhand smoke can last for years.
The concept that smokers eat less is not a myth.
Whether it is an obese person or a smoker or maybe someone who simply has a bar of chocolate in their hand and not a cold pressed juice, we love to judge and shame these people.
This week, the Victorian Legislative Council debates the draconian legislation to have electronic cigarettes regulated as tobacco products, under the Tobacco Amendment Bill 2016. Although well meaning, this legislation is misguided. It will help perpetuate smoking and have an overall negative effect on public health.
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If I threw my empty bottle of whatever on the ground, trod on it and walked off, would you think that was odd? If yes, then what's the difference?
The lobby group said Australia's laws were a 'radical experiment to restrict consumer choice and destroy intellectual property'.
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It is clearly good news that smokers are turning to new and safer options to help them quit or reduce harm from tobacco, often after other treatments have failed repeatedly.
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With the cost of cigarettes expected to further skyrocket come Budget time, there’s no day like the present to kick the habit. But you’ve already heard this all before, right? You’re trying, we get i...
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If you're trying to give up smoking the best way to do it is to go "cold turkey", a new study has found. Scientists from Oxford University found that smokers who try to kick their habit bit by bit are...
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If you needed one more reason to bring forward hanging up your work boots, new research shows retiring not only promotes better health, but it's likely there may be a correlation between being a femal...
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Tasmania will consider extending the minimum legal smoking age beyond 18 years as the state comes to grips with woeful smoking statistics. The initiative, described as "thinking boldly" in a State Gov...
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Electronic cigarettes. They've been heralded as both a life saving marvel and the biggest threat to public health we've ever seen. Some say they're a great way to ditch the death-sticks, others worry...
We know sitting is the new smoking and drinking wine in the afternoon is only okay if you're French, but how bad are your six hour Sunday afternoon Netflix sessions for you really? Maybe you're the ki...
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Prison officers fear violence could explode in Victoria’s jails as anger builds among nicotine-starved inmates. After a smoking ban was brought in at the state’s 14 jails on July 1, eligible inmates w...
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If you last bought a pack of cigarettes when Toadie was a household name and Warnie was an athlete, here’s a refresher -- a 25-pack now costs about $25.50. That’s right, pack-a-day smokers now pay abo...
NSW restaurants and pubs are skirting new restrictions on smoking by converting outdoor dining areas into smokers-only zones, a move the NSW government admitted it is essentially powerless to stop. Th...