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[Isle of Man, UK] New tobacco laws aim to reduce cancers in Island

New tobacco laws aim to reduce cancers in Island New measures to deter the Manx public from smoking are on the way. If amendments to a public health bill become law, open displays of cigarettes and tobacco in shops would be banned, along with vending
Isleofman Dot Com (uk)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:38
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[UK] E-cigs banned from Isle of Man health buildings

The use of electronic cigarettes has been banned in all Isle of Man Health and Social Care buildings with immediate effect. Health minister Howard Quayle said it strengthened efforts to make premises healthy and smoke-free environments for staff and vis
BBC Online
added Oct 15, 2014 15:37
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[Isle of Man] Staff shortage means stop smoking clinic is cancelled

The Quit4You Stop Smoking clinic on tomorrow (Tuesday) at Douglas Methodist Church from 5.30pm to 7pm has been cancelled. The lunchtime clinic from 12.30pm to 1.30pm at Douglas Methodist Church will still be open
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 01:57
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[Isle of Man] Electronic cigarettes banned from buildings of one government department

The Department of Health and Social Care announced its decision today. The policy comes in to force with immediate effect and follows the publication of a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) earlier this summer. The report, which examined the
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 01:55
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[Isle of Man, UK-Wales] AUDIO: Island monitoring e-cigarette situation

The public health directorate says it is monitoring the current situation regarding e-cigarettes. Wales looks set to become the first place in the UK to outlaw their public usage, with fears they normalise smoking and undermine the ban.
Energy FM (im)
added Apr 7, 2014 11:39
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[Isle of Man, UK] Should smoking be banned in cars when children are present?

There were 420 responses to a public consultation, carried out in late 2012, which covered people smoking in cars when children aged under 16 were present. The results of the consultation are yet to be released, but Ms Imberger said it found that a majo
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:37
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[UK] Isle of Man Today Isle of Man prisoner's e-cigarette plea is refused

The introduction of e-cigarettes at the prison has been opposed because of concerns over health and security. A prisoner wrote to Home Affairs Minister Juan Watterson asking him to consider sanctioning their use.
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Nov 5, 2013 16:47
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[UK] Isle of Man prisoner's e-cigarette appeal rejected

A prisoner's appeal to be allowed to smoke e-cigarettes in jail has been rejected by the Manx government on health and safety grounds. The home affairs department said not enough is known about the health implications of electronic cigarettes to sanction
BBC Online
added Nov 4, 2013 20:13
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[Isle of Man] Average of £49 a week up in smoke

SMOKERS are to be reminded how much money they spend on their habit in the government's latest attempt to cut the number of people who light up. No Smoking Day's theme this year is 'Swap Fags for Swag'.
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Mar 10, 2013 12:38
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[UK] Isle of Man government proposes more smoking restrictions

Around one in five people smoke regularly in the Isle of Man, according to the Department of Health The Isle of Man government has launched public consultation to strengthen smoking legislation to combat secondhand smoke.
BBC Online
added Oct 24, 2012 14:57
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