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[France] Smoking ruins the flavour of coffee - for ever: Toxic chemicals in tobacco harm ability to taste even after giving up

Scientists tested the taste buds of 451 volunteers who had given up smoking They found salty, sweet and sour tastes remained intact for ex-smokers But when it came to the bitter taste of caffeine, one in four failed the test
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 13:49

Call for tax hike on cigarettes

More than 100,000 people would quit smoking in one year alone if the Chancellor increased the tax on cigarettes to 5% above inflation, according to 80 leading health charities and experts. In a report released ahead of next week's Budget, campaigners ar
Press Association (uk)
added Mar 12, 2014 19:31

[UK-Scotland] ASH call for higher tobacco taxes on No Smoking Day

Health campaigners and academic experts are marking this year’s No Smoking Day by calling on the Chancellor to raise the tax on cigarettes by 5% above inflation in next week’s Budget. This coincides with research released today by the British Heart Found
Edinburgh Reporter (uk)
added Mar 12, 2014 19:30

[UK] Time to stub it out cigarettes for good? Advice to quit smoking for a healthier lifestyle

Tomorrow is National No Smoking Day and since the campaign was introduced in 1983 the proportion of UK adults lighting up has plummeted from one third to one fifth. However there are still an estimated 10 million smokers throughout the country and 100,0
The [London, UK] Express
added Mar 12, 2014 19:26

[UK-Scotland] Holyrood 'will not be cowed by tobacco giants' in bid to curb smoking

The Scottish Government will not be deterred by lobbying from tobacco firms as it aims to further reduce smoking rates, the public health minister has said. Michael Matheson made the comments on No Smoking Day as he reaffirmed a pledge to create a "toba
STV (uk)
added Mar 11, 2014 22:32

[UK] Kick the habit: Smokers spend more time thinking about quitting than about SEX!

A SURVEY ahead of National No Smoking Day - March 12 - found that smokers spend more time daydreaming about giving up cigarettes than they do about sex or their partner
Daily Star (uk)
added Mar 11, 2014 14:13

Allen Carr's Easyway To Stop Smoking (also Alcohol, Drugs, Debt, Weight, Gambling): Shocking new e-cigarette study! The e-cigarette time bomb... 84% (eighty four per cent) of UK e-cigarette users still smoke!

A key finding of the survey was that a staggering 84% (eighty four per cent) of e-cigarette users regularly continue to smoke cigarettes as well as use e-cigarettes. This is particularly worrying as nearly half of e-cigarette users surveyed (47%) indica
Business Wire
added Mar 11, 2014 14:03

[UK] One in four regret smoking on their death bed in Gloucestershire

According to research conducted by Smokefree South West to mark No Smoking Day yesterday, Wednesday, March 12 , 26 per cent of the county’s smokers are concerned they will experience regret when close to an early death. A fifth said they worried they wo
Dursley Gazette (uk)
added Mar 11, 2014 11:47

Smokers warned against increased risk of blindess

Dr Susan Blakeney, Clinical Adviser to the College of Optometrists, said: “Spare a thought for your eyes this No Smoking Day and consider the effect that those cigarettes can have on one of your most precious senses. It’s easy to forget the eyes when thi
added Mar 11, 2014 08:30

[UK] How to teach ... No Smoking Day

More than 200,000 children aged 11-15 start smoking every year. Here's a collection of lesson plans and teaching resources to educate students about the dangers
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 11, 2014 00:57
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