Posted by: prevention2 | August 12, 2010

Study Supports Need to Keep Tobacco Hidden


A study linking shop tobacco displays to increased smoking experimentation by young people reinforces the need to legislate the products out of sight, an anti-tobacco group says.

After the Government previously refused to ban retail displays, officials are now considering afresh whether to recommend the policy, one which tobacco control researchers say would be important in reducing New Zealand’s smoking rate.


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