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[UK] Smoking in pregnancy challenge group, Review of the Challenge 2018

The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group released a report on the 4th July 2018 calling for Government action to tackle smoking in pregnancy. The new report shines light on the progress towards the Government’s ambition to reduce the smoking in pregnancy
ASH London (uk)
added Jul 8, 2018 15:19
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[Australia] WTO Panel Puts Health Ahead of Tobacco Industry Profits, Says ASH

The WTO decision is not a surprise for the tobacco industry. Their litigation strategy is not focused on winning but on imposing economic penalties on countries that try to push the envelope on tobacco control, in the hopes that other governments will sh
PR Newswire
added Jun 29, 2018 19:41
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[UK] Liam Fox caught in fresh “lobbyists as advisers” scandal

"The Institute for Economic Affairs has long acted as a paid lobbying agency for the tobacco industry. It's very worrying to see one of their staff playing such a key role in shaping Britain's trade deals as we leave the EU." The IEA didn’t respond to a
openDemocracy.net (uk)
added Jun 22, 2018 15:56
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[Thailand] Uttaradit runs anti-smoking campaign on social media

An anti-smoking campaign is underway in Uttaradit province to encourage community health leaders to use social media to publicize the dangers of cigarettes. According to Ms Waranya Chan-udom, President of the Uttaradit Mass Communication Club, a large n
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Jun 19, 2018 11:52
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[UK-Scotland] NHSGGC back ASH smoking free charter

The health board covering Dumbarton and the Vale, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC), has backed a charter bidding to make Scotland tobacco free by 2034. ASH Scotland’s Charter for a Tobacco-Free Generation was signed by NHSGGC director of public he
Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter (uk)
added Jun 19, 2018 11:41
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[UK] WATCH: How much smoking is really costing Cornwall

smoking is costing Cornwall more than £120m every year. According to research from Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), that is across things like healthcare, business and buying tobacco. The Duchy is also seeing almost 5,500 hospital admissions during t
Pirate FM (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:19
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ASH Ready Reckoner 2018 Edition

ASH London (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:28
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[UK] True cost of smoking revealed in advance of World No Tobacco Day

New data published for World No Tobacco Day 31st May, by Action on Smoking Health shows that smoking costs communities in England £12.6 billion a year [1]. The figures show the additional pressure that smoking is putting on the NHS and social care service
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:25
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[UK] Shock report finds smoking costs

Smoking is costing Sunderland more than £70million a year, new figures estimate today. Data published in time for World No Tobacco Day by Action on Smoking Health calculates that smoking costs the North East a massive £613.8million a year, with our city l
Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:10
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A WORLD WITHOUT TOBACCO DEATHS Statement from Executive Director Laurent Huber

All the responsibility and guilt lays with the tobacco industry, which continues to aggressively market a product that has been specifically engineered to be as addictive as possible and that they know will kill when used as intended. As the Danish Insti
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 1, 2018 05:03
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