Iceland’s anti-tobacco legislature.

The government of Iceland is conserving a physician sponsored legislative tat provides a new approach to tobacco control.

If this law gets passed then tobacco, cigarettes would be sold only in pharmacies to adults over 20yrs and they would need a permit for it.

Since tobacco/nicotine addiction is best handled by primary prevention once addiction sets in it deserves therapy.

But still does not address answer what happens to secondary smoking or tertiary smoking.

It could also give rise to illegal sales, and the other issues.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s