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[UK-Northern Ireland] Consultation launched on age restriction for sale of e-cigarettes

A consultation has been launched over introducing an age restriction for the sale of e-cigarettes. At present, Northern Ireland is the only UK country where there are no legal restrictions on the age of sale for e-cigarettes The Department of Health h
Belfast Live
added Sep 5, 2017 15:18
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Ukraine: 20% reduction in smokers since 2010

Ukraine has strengthened its anti-tobacco legislation resulting in this reduction in the proportion of the population who smoke. At the launch of the GATS results, Dr Marthe Everard, WHO Representative and Head of the WHO Country Office in Ukraine noted:
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 4, 2017 22:19
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The power of product innovation: Smokers’ perceptions of capsule cigarettes

cigarettes with capsules in the filter that can be burst to change the flavour have had remarkable global success,...Awareness, use and appeal of capsule cigarettes was greater among younger adults (16–35 years), who showed most interest in these products
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 4, 2017 20:07
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[UK] Ethnic differences in smoking intensity and COPD risk: an observational study in primary care [FREE FULL TEXT]

1,000,388 adults were included. Smoking prevalence and intensity were significantly higher in the white British/Irish groups than other ethnic groups. Higher smoking intensity was associated with higher chronic obstructive pulmonary disease risk. Chronic
Scientific Reports
added Sep 4, 2017 12:03
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More than half of the public think non-smokers should get regular fresh-air breaks at work

According to a recent survey conducted by Flavour Boss, they had found 80% of people don’t think it’s fair... With the reduced health risks, lower costs for users and better public image associated with vaping, it shouldn’t be difficult to persuade smoki
News-Medical.net
added Sep 1, 2017 13:48
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[UK] Most young people who try e-cigarettes don’t become regular users, says study

The study (link is external), part-funded by Cancer Research UK, collated 5 surveys that questioned more than 60,000 young people in total, aged 11-16. The work is a collaboration between the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, Public Health Engl
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Sep 1, 2017 02:03
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[UK] Young People’s Use of E-Cigarettes across the United Kingdom: Findings from Five Surveys 2015–2017 [FREE FULL TEXT]

regular use among 11–16 year olds remains very low, at 3% or less, and remains largely confined to regular smokers. Regular e-cigarette use among never smokers is very rare. These low rates of regular use suggest that youth experimentation is not currentl
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Aug 30, 2017 20:59
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[Iowa] Proposed smoking ban supported in Clear Lake

A proposed smoking ban in parks and beaches in Clear Lake has garnered considerable support since it was introduced to city council members by city administrator Scott Flory last week. Multiple residents who spoke with the Globe Gazette Tuesday afternoon
Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Aug 30, 2017 04:42
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[UK] Should there be a ban on smoking in Yeovil town centre?

Hundreds of people have expressed their wish that Yeovil town centre should be a smoke-free zone. Social media has been awash with suggestions as to how new life could be breathed into the town but there is one idea that seems to have had a ground swell
Somerset Live (uk)
added Aug 28, 2017 22:41
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[Pennsylvania] Poll: Do you support campus-wide smoking bans at colleges?

Cedar Crest College has taken its restrictions on smoking to a new level, banning smoking, other tobacco uses and vaping on the entire campus.
Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Aug 28, 2017 17:07
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