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    Nominations sought for inaugural Tariana Turia Award for tobacco control

    2017 marks the inaugural year of the Dame Tariana Turia Award for tobacco control.

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    WTO support of cigarette plain packaging a win for NZ – Marama Fox

    The Māori Party is applauding reports that the World Trade Organization is backing Australia's stance on tobacco plain packaging laws as a health measure.  Co-leader Marama Fox says it supports Aotearoa's plain packaging law which was spearheaded by the Māori Party.

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    Nicotine e-cigarettes to be made legal

    The sale of nicotine e-cigarettes and e-liquid will be made legal with appropriate controls, Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner has announced.

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    New research towards a smokefree Wellington

    Researches from Otago University say progress towards smokefree inner cities in New Zealand requires specific policies for places like building entrances, family areas, public seating, outdoor dining and for city events.

  5. Video for Omapere business thrives after bold decision to quit smokes
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    Omapere business thrives after bold decision to quit smokes

    The proprietors of the Omapere Gas Station in Hokianga say business has never been better since they made the decision to stop selling cigarettes and tobacco six months ago. 

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    A smokefree New Zealand by 2025

    The lower North Island is cracking down on smoking. A free stop smoking service has been set up to help Wellington, Hutt Valley, Kapiti, Porirua and Wairarapa communities and families to quit smoking. 

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    300 smokers call it quits after tobacco tax hike

    Smoking cigarettes and tobacco just got a lot more expensive with a 10% tax increase coming into force this morning. That means, the average cost for a packet of cigarettes is around $25. While some Smokefree agencies are supportive they say government measures don't go far enough.

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    "Ūkaipō" programme to encourage expectant mums to quit smoking

    Mum-to-be Moana Ngatai has given up smoking for her unborn son and is encouraging other expectant mums to do the same.

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    Study shows low nicotine cigarettes could help achieve 2025 goal

    A new study by the University of Auckland shows that nicotine reduction, such as very low nicotine cigarettes, has benefits and few potential harms. It could also help achieve New Zealand's goal to be smokefree by 2025.

  10. Video for New initiative aims to make Te Taitokerau smoke-free by 2025
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    New initiative aims to make Te Taitokerau smoke-free by 2025

    Northland's GPs are using mobile technology as a way of targeting the region's increasing number of smokers. Te Taitokerau has the highest rate of Māori smokers.

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