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[UK] Four in 10 smokers incorrectly think nicotine causes cancer

Four in 10 smokers and ex-smokers incorrectly think that nicotine in cigarettes is the cause of most of the smoking-related cancer. Understanding of the harms of nicotine among the general population is similarly poor. In 2017:
GOV.UK
added Mar 14, 2018 20:13
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[UK] No Smoking Day: Is shisha a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes?

a huge proportion of those who smoke regularly think it’s a harm-free alternative to cigarettes. Well, that’s wrong. The effects of inhaling shisha smoke can be as damaging to our health as the average fag – if not more damaging. But for some reason, amo
Metro Café (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 19:58
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[UK] National No Smoking Day: 9 people tell us how they finally quit the habit

places emphasis on doing it your way, whether that’s with the help of nicotine patches, chewing gum, e-cigarettes or willpower. In fact, we’re becoming a nation of quitters, with the North East leading the way. According to Fresh, the UK’s first regional
Metro Café (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 15:28
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[UK] Nicotine confusion on No Smoking Day

health officials are warning that misunderstandings about nicotine may be stopping people who want to quit from using e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapies like patches and gum. A recent Public Health England (PHE) report shows 40% of smokers wr
BootsWebMD (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 15:08
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[UK-Scotland] National No Smoking Day: Devastating effects of lighting up around pets revealed

PET owners are being warned to stop lighting up around their pets - because the toxic fumes could harm or kill them. To coincide with National No Smoking Day on March 14, vet charity PDSA is urging owners to quit the bad habit for their pets’ sake.
Evening Times (uk)
added Mar 13, 2018 16:02
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[UK] National No Smoking Day 2018: All you need to know

began on Ash Wednesday, March 7, 1984. It has since been moved to the second Wednesday in March...The theme for 2018 is '#TellUsYourWay', which encourages smokers to share how they curbed their addiction.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 9, 2018 00:30
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[UK] Smokers urged to give quitting a go on No Smoking Day

The call comes as new figures suggest smokers in the North East are making more successful quit attempts than elsewhere in the country. Maggie Bratton, 62, from near Ponteland, quit smoking after being diagnosed with mouth cancer. The figures come from th
Northumberland Gazette (uk)
added Mar 8, 2018 17:46
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[Turkey] $154.1B went up in ‘smoke’ over past decade due to Turkish tobacco addiction, data show

Over 1 trillion cigarettes... Spending on cigarette consumption in the country rose in the years between 2008 and 2017, sources at Turkey's Food, Agriculture and Livestock Ministry told Anadolu Agency on Thursday, ahead of Feb. 9 World Cigarette Boycott
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 9, 2018 18:03
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[Oklahoma] 'Through With Chew' week encourages smokeless tobacco users to quit Feb. 18-24

. In support of the event, the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline, a program of the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET), is reminding Oklahomans of some common triggers and helpful alternatives to smokeless tobacco.
Chickasha (OK) Express-Star
added Feb 1, 2018 23:46
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It’s ‘quittin’ time’ in Tennessee Feb. 5 – 9

The Tennessee Department of Health joins partners from across the state in celebrating the third annual Tennessee Quit Week February 5-9, 2018 renewing the call to each and every Tennessean to be part of our state’s celebration of Tennesseans who have qui
Winchester (TN) Herald-Chronicle
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
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