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[UK] No, quitting smoking WON'T make you gain weight - and you will feel calmer:

experts warned common myths around quitting are simply not true. Research has shown smoking reduces the risk of dying from conditions like heart disease, lung cancer and chronic bronchitis. It can also lead to improved energy levels, whiter teeth and impr
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 12, 2015 09:25
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[UK] Smoking to be banned at Worcestershire hospitals in June

Today’s (Wednesday) No Smoking Day marks 99 days until Worcester Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital become entirely smoke-free on Wednesday, June 17. Staff were banned from smoking on hospital grounds last year, bu
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Mar 11, 2015 11:03
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[UK] Smoking ban: All hospital grounds to be smoke-free from March 2016

Health Minister Jim Wells has announced that smoking will not be permitted in the grounds of any hospital from March 2016. He made the announcement on No Smoking Day. Mr Wells said smoking was the leading cause of preventable illness and premature death
BBC Online
added Mar 11, 2015 11:01
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[UK] Medical Specialists® inundated with requests for smoking cessation treatment in the run up to No Smoking Day

After experiencing a recent surge in the requests for smoking cessation treatment Champix, Medical Specialists® believe that this year, there could be potentially significantly more than just one million people trying to give up the cigarettes in Britain
PR Web
added Mar 9, 2015 11:28
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[UK] Industries with highest smoking rates revealed

Accommodation and food service workers are more likely to smoke than workers in any other UK industry, according to new statistics we've released ahead of No Smoking Day on 11 March. Research has shown that smoking just one to four cigarettes a day can
British Heart Foundation (uk)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:05
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[UK] Smokers at increased risk of depression and anxiety

New research released ahead of our No Smoking Day (11 March) campaign suggests that smokers have a 70% increased risk of anxiety and depression when compared with non-smokers, despite the commonly held perception that lighting up is a stress reliever.
British Heart Foundation (uk)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:41
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[UK] Quitting smoking improves mental health: Habit makes you 70% more susceptible to anxiety and depression

The British Heart Foundation released study results today ahead of No Smoking Day on March 11
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 24, 2015 14:44
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Obesity, smoking cause half of cancer cases in Turkey

health officials, who released figures on World Cancer Day yesterday. Overall, 159,000 cases were diagnosed last year in the country. Officials from the Ministry of Health and non-governmental organizations held a press briefing on the occasion. Figures
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:16
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[Canada] Cancer: Now available in strawberry

During National Non-Smoking Week 2015 the Canadian Cancer Society BC and Yukon is trying to get B.C.'s smoking rate from 13 per cent to nine. B.C. has Canada's lowest tobacco use rates but youth are still experimenting with flavoured tobacco.
Prince George (BC) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:08
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[Canada] A Decade of Progress Toward A Smoke-Free Ontario: Helping Ontarians Lead Healthier, More Active Lives

This week is National Non-Smoking Week, and today is Weedless Wednesday. To mark the occasion, Ontario is recognizing the top 10 achievements of its Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy:
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:07
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