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[UK, UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking rates in North East almost halved since 2005

In the North East: - Smoking kills around 5,584 people every year - The NHS spends around £127.5m across GP consultations, hospital admissions and GP prescriptions to help smoker-related issues
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:53
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[UK] North-East smoking rates hit historic low

THE North-East has recorded a historic low for smoking according to new figures published, with smoking rates nearly halving since 2005. Smoking prevalence among adults in the region fell from 17.2 per cent in 2016 to 16.2 per cent in 2017, said the Ann
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:52
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[UK] North East smoking rates halved - claims latest figures

“In 2005, our adult smoking rates were on 29% and these new figures show we are getting close to halving smoking. 2017 saw the continued roll out of standardised packaging, and further evidence that electronic cigarettes are a much safer option for smoker
Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:51
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Smoking rates remain higher in NI than rest of UK

Young adults are spurning cigarettes - however rates of smoking in Northern Ireland remain higher than the rest of the UK, research has shown. The biggest reduction in smoking since 2011 has been among 18 to 24-year-olds, according to the Office for Nat
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:49
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Number of smokers in Northern Ireland at a record low... but we still puff the most in UK

Around one in six adults here said they used cigarettes. That is equivalent to 16.5% of our adult population (around 226,000 people) - higher than England (14.9%); Wales (16.1%) and Scotland (16.3%)... The report also shows around 5.5% use electronic ci
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:48
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[UK] One in four smokers has quit since 2011 / Britain now has the lowest tobacco use in Europe

Eliminating smoking entirely is within reach if the NHS gets serious about helping people quit, experts said. Last year 15.1 per cent of the adult population — 7.4 million people — smoked, down from 20.2 per cent in 2011, according to Office for Nationa
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:43
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[UK] Call for government action as smoking in pregnancy rates stall

The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, a coalition of health and maternity organisations, warns that more needs to be done after a recent NHS England report showing that smoking in pregnancy rates (at the time of delivery) dropped by just 0.2% in qua
MIDIRS (Midwifery Information Service) (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:40
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[UK] Call for 'bold' Government action on smoking in pregnancy

On the morning new Government statistics on smoking are released for 2017/18 showing there has been little change in the number of pregnant women smoking on the previous year, the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, has called for ‘bold’ Government act
Nursery World (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:39
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Predictors of Varenicline Adherence Among Cancer Patients Treated for Tobacco Dependence and its Association With Smoking Cessation

Among cancer patients treated for tobacco dependence with varenicline, adherence is associated with smoking cessation. Initial changes in depressed mood and the reinforcing effects of smoking are predictive of adherence.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:36
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Smoking decisions: Altered reinforcement learning signals induced by nicotine state

learning from positive prediction error signals are reduced during smoking abstinence and enhanced following cigarette consumption.... These findings provide a specific computational account of altered reinforcement learning induced by smoking state (abst
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:35
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