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Posts from the ‘General’ Category

Seminar | “The Lesser Evil” : Communicating about comparative risks of electronic and combusted cigarettes

Dr Lucy Popova's talk will present the results of qualitative studies and randomized controlled experiments on messages communicating comparative risk of electronic and combusted cigarettes and discuss promising strategies.

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Letter | Smokefree signage at railway stations: a survey of 54 stations in 11 local government areas

There is ongoing good progress with smokefree areas in NZ – but still some substantial scope for improving things at railway stations as per this letter published in the NZ Medical Journal

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Conference Abstracts| SRNT 2019

Research from both ASPIRE2025 and NIHI will be presented this week at the international SRNT conference in San Francisco, USA. Read abstracts here.

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ASPIRE Co-Directors Welcome Smokefree Cars

ASPIRE2025 co-directors Anaru Waa, Janet Hoek and Richard Edwards welcome Minister Salesa’s announcement that she intends to progress a ban on smoking in cars.

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Blog | What does the EY Tobacco Excise Tax Evaluation Report mean for reaching the Smokefree 2025 Goal?

his blog comments on the Ernst and Young (EY) report to the Ministry of Health, which evaluated tobacco excise tax increases as a strategy for achieving the Government’s Smokefree 2025 goal.

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