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[UK] Kicking the habit: Smoking still leading cause of deaths in Jersey

SMOKING is still one of the leading causes of death in adults over the age of 35, despite a decrease in the number of smokers in Jersey over the past decade, a report has found. The Jersey Smoking Profile 2015, published by the Health Department, reveal
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Mar 1, 2016 15:18

[UK] Tobacco sales remain steady as Jersey goes dark

Stores of all sizes are complying with a tobacco display ban on Jersey after the Channel Island enforced the legislation six months ahead of the UK. The ban came into play on 30 October over what was an unseasonably warm half-term week on the touristic
Convenience Store (uk)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:47

No smoking ban for Jersey prison, says governor

BBC Online
added Jan 5, 2013 15:30

Jersey tobacco duty to rise by 13.2% after budget vote

BBC Online
added Dec 5, 2012 19:13

[Jersey, UK] E-cigarettes ‘should not be used by non-smokers’

More than a dozen Jersey health professionals and organisations have signed up to a new consensus statement about the use of e-cigarettes. The statement advises that e-cigarettes should only be used as a pathway to stopping smoking and should not to be
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Mar 15, 2018 22:58

[Jersey, UK] Islanders welcome study that shows vapes are less harmful than cigarettes

Experts hope the findings will reassure would-be quitters who have been confused by mixed messages about the safety of e-cigarettes. Some previous studies suggesting that vaping is as harmful as smoking have little in common with real-world experience,
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 9, 2017 16:51

[Jersey, UK] Protect children from second-hand smoke

A public consultation is being launched to establish views on protecting children from second-hand smoke. Islanders will be asked what they think about smoking in places where children are present.
ITV Channel Television
added Aug 2, 2013 12:29

CICRA launches study into tobacco products in Jersey

CICRA (the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities) has been requested by the Economic Development Department to conduct a review of the level of pricing, costs and profit of tobacco products in Jersey.
Isle News - The Latest Offshore News (uk)
added Mar 15, 2013 14:10

[UK] Burnham failed in tobacco stall bid « This Is Jersey

Shadow health secretary Andy Burnham tried and failed to stop Labour accepting money from a tobacco giant for a stall at its party conference, a colleague revealed. Diane Abbott, who as shadow public health minister has accused the Tories of being influ
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added Sep 22, 2013 12:16

[Europe, UK] Jersey fire service says emergencies at 40-year low

Chief Fire Officer, Mark James, said a third of all calls for fires in Jersey were related to smoking. ... Mr James said: "Last year the EU brought in a new law for cigarettes to be fire safer so they all self extinguish now. That should help bring down
BBC Online
added Jun 24, 2013 11:35
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