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[UK] Ban on e-cigarette adverts implying interracial relationships are ‘taboo’

ASA says ads suggested an embrace between a young black man and an elderly white woman would be socially unacceptable...Nicofresh an e-cigarette company, ran the campaign featuring the couple embracing on a couch with the strapline “No tobacco. No taboo”
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:30

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Nicofresh Ltd

We told Nicofresh Ltd to ensure their marketing communications did not contain anything that was likely to cause serious or widespread offence in future, and to take particular care to avoid causing offence on the grounds of race or age.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:28

[UK] Jerry Hall: I smoke, I drink, I sunbathe... and I look pretty good

The veteran model has declared that she looks “pretty good” on a diet of cigarettes, alcohol and holiday sun. “I am 58. That is pretty old, for God’s sake. I look pretty good for my age, and I am enjoying that... “But I smoke, I drink, I like wine, I lov
Daily Life (Pyrmont NSW) (au)
added Aug 6, 2014 00:47

Cigarette Smoking and the Natural History of Age-related Macular Degeneration

Current smoking and a greater number of pack-years smoked increase the risk of the progression of AMD. This has important health care implications because smoking is a modifiable behavior.
added Jul 31, 2014 17:26

Smoking linked to risk, progression of macular degeneration

(Reuters Health) - People who smoke, or have smoked a large number of cigarettes over time, are more likely to develop age-related macular degeneration or to have it worsen sooner, according to a long-term study.
added Jul 31, 2014 17:25

Here's Where Smoking Even The Occasional Cigarette Will Cost You Serious Cash

A new report from highlights how much the cost of a life insurance policy changes depending on age, sex, and lifestyle, and that the change is pretty significant. Smokers see the most drastic price increase. On average, they pay 235%
Business Insider
added Jul 29, 2014 02:04
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Men Pay 38% More for Life Insurance Than Women, Smokers Pay 235% More Than Non-Smokers Age is Another Key Factor; Rates Rise Sharply After Age 35

according to a new report. The gap grows with age: for example, 25-year-old men pay 25% more than 25-year-old women for the same policy. At age 45, men pay 32% more than women, and at age 65, the gap grows to 40%.
PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2014 00:40

Cigarette smoking Brazilian man may be world's oldest person at 126 years old

All things considered, Jose Aguinelo dos Santos is a pretty lively Brazilian man. He walks without a stick, has no known health problems, smokes a pack of cigarettes a day, and is still a childless bachelor, according to reports. Oh, and he might be 126
The Washington Post
added Jul 16, 2014 19:31

[Spain] Smoking linked to Alzheimer's

recent World Health Organisation study now shows that smoking has been linked with memory disorders. The study concluded that smoking could be attributed not only to 14% of Alzheimer’s cases, but more shockingly, that nicotine may lead to dementia. Smokin
The Olive Press (es)
added Jul 15, 2014 05:20
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Can The Damage From Smoking Be Reversed?

a smoker who quits before age 50 halves their risk of dying within the next 15 years. In other words, it's never too late to quit. Doing so can add years to your life--and undo some of the negative changes that were wrought on your body. Tune in below to
Wicked Local (MA)
added Jul 14, 2014 22:33
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