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[UK-Scotland] Health and tobacco bill goes out to views

Submissions to the Scottish Parliament have been invited on the Scottish Government's Health (Tobacco, Nicotine etc, and Care) Scotland Bill. ... Tobacco measures include a ban the sale of non-medicinal e-cigarettes to under-18s, and a new offence for an
The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland (uk)
added Jul 6, 2015 09:14

[UK] Smoking debate sparked by Superhospital portrayal of lung cancer patient Glyn

Terminally ill Glyn Moss was filmed smoking a cigarette on the ITV show Superhospital, filmed at the Royal Derby Hospital, where posters ask people not to smoke... He was heard to say that he had "cut down on the ciggies" but, in a hospital that has noti
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:12

[UK-Wales] Wales' health minister wants to ban smoking and e-cigarettes in hospital grounds and school grounds

Mark Drakeford told an Assembly committee on Wednesday that the bans would come as regulations off the back of the Public Health Bill, which also intends to ban e-cigarettes from enclosed public and work spaces. The proposed extended smoking ban has bee
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 2, 2015 10:39
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[UK] Smoking ban is implemented at NHS Trust sites

PATIENTS, staff and visitors will be prohibited from sparking up at centres operated by a health organisation. From today Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust has gone 'smoke free'.
Nuneaton News (uk)
added Jul 2, 2015 08:14

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Abu Dhabi shuts 20 shops for tobacco rule violations

Municipality has shut 20 shops near mosques, educational institutions and residential areas for breaching rules and regulations and selling tobacco products...they should not be located within the premises of an educational, medical, sports, religious ins
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 30, 2015 20:01

[Ireland] Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking

Two units of fire service from Castlebar attended after being called to the fire at 8.40pm. The blaze had started in a one-bed ward in the hospital and it is understood the room was suffered extensive damage. The general area around the room also suffered
The (ie)
added Jun 29, 2015 13:57

[UK] Smoke-free legislation and childhood hospitalisations for respiratory tract infections.

The introduction of national smoke-free legislation in England was associated with ∼11 000 fewer hospital admissions per year for RTIs in children.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:43

[UK] GLANTZ: More immediate health benefits from smokefree laws: Fewer hospitalizations for respiratory tract infections in kids

“Smoke-free legislation and childhood hospitalizations for respiratory tract infections,” that is an important addition to the evidence that there are rapid health benefits following implementation of smokefree laws. This paper examines hospital admiss
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:41
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[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

SMOKING has been completely banned anywhere at Redditch's Alexandra Hospital. A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at the Alex, as well as Worcestershire Royal Hospital and Kidderminster Hospital, came into force last week.
Bromsgrove, Redditch & Droitwich Advertiser (uk)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:33

[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital came into force today. Although each site previously had designated smoking shelters – which have now been di
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 21:47
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