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[UK] Smokers in Lancashire encouraged to give children the gift of healthy lungs

The Quit Squad, Lancashire’s stop smoking service, is encouraging people in Lancashire to consider the dangers of passive smoking and make a Smoke Free Pledge this Christmas. Gareth Beck from the Quit Squad said second hand smoke is particularly dangero
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 13, 2017 14:07
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[New Zealand] Vaping better than smoking, Ministry of Health tells MPs

It is much safer than smoking, and there is emerging evidence it helps people quit, the Ministry of Health said during a briefing at Parliament on Wednesday.
Newshub (nz)
added Dec 13, 2017 04:39
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[Australia] Nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation in pregnancy

Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is recommended in current Australian clinical guidelines for pregnant women who are unable to quit smoking unassisted. Clinicians report low levels of prescribing NRT during pregnancy, due to safety concerns and low lev
Medical Journal of Australia
added Dec 12, 2017 17:04
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Softening Among U.S. Smokers With Psychological Distress: More Quit Attempts and Lower Consumption as Smoking Drops

smokers with psychological distress, like the general population, are softening over time. To improve health outcomes and increase health equity, tobacco control policies should continue moving all subgroups of smokers down these softening curves, while s
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Dec 12, 2017 01:08
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FDA Wants to Put Anti-Smoking Ads in C-Stores / POS advertising to combat 'triggers' for cigarette smokers

Ads will be placed in various locations at the point-of-sale, including at the gas pump, front door and cash register and on shelves, the FDA said. Studies show that in-store displays and other tobacco advertisements can trigger unplanned cigarette purch
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:07
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[Asia, India] E-cigarettes, hookah bars on radar of health department

The selling of e-cigarettes and hookah bars' operating in Mohali are now on the radar of health department following strict orders of chief minister Amarinder Singh. The Punjab government has initiated a campaign to eradicate tobacco use to save children
Times of India
added Dec 12, 2017 01:04
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FDA launches public education campaign to encourage adult smokers trying to quit cigarettes

The “Every Try Counts” campaign targets smokers ages 25-54 who have attempted to quit smoking in the last year.... “... encourages smokers to rethink their next pack of cigarettes at the most critical of places — the point of sale. Tobacco companies have
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 11, 2017 21:00
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[North Dakota] ND-based chewing tobacco alternative finds success in stores across the U.S.

Java Chews launched in June, a result of more than a year of brainstorming and preparations. It also took some time to find an American factory that could keep up with manufacturing the flavored pouches that people can use to replicate the sensation of c
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Dec 11, 2017 12:44
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[UK, California] Prince Harry Quits Smoking For Meghan Markle After They Move In Together!

the recently engaged royal has quit his smoking for future bride Meghan Markle. Now, that’s true love – influencing someone to give up their destructive ways, that is! Not to mention that Meghan will not have to worry about kissing an ashtray from now on.
Celebrity Insider
added Dec 11, 2017 13:12
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[UK] The effective way to quit smoking with support from your pharmacist

NHS stop smoking support clinics, GPs and community pharmacists have also helped to achieve this impressive result. Pharmacists in the high street are readily available, keen to help you quit and have a range of nicotine replacement options at hand. Here
NetDoctor.co.uk (uk)
added Dec 11, 2017 12:58
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