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[USA] Electronic cigarettes challenge anti-smoking efforts

Anti-smoking campaigners fear the rapid growth of tobacco-free cigarettes could undermine years of successful anti-smoking efforts.
BBC Online
added Dec 6, 2012 09:56

Campaigns for Electronic Cigarettes Borrow From Their Tobacco Counterparts

Now, they can watch cigarette spots again, to an extent: the smokes being advertised are electronic rather than made from tobacco.
New York Times
added Dec 6, 2012 02:39

[UK] VIDEO: Hammond and Thornberry on NHS charging smokers and drinkers

BBC Online
added Nov 27, 2012 07:16

Electronic Cigarette Free Trial Kits: Researchers Support E Cigarettes As Safe And Effective Smoking-Cessation Tool, Celebrities Alike

E cig, by and large, have been touted to be an effective smoking-cessation device. People like Katherine Heigl – smokers who have been having difficulty quitting tobacco – managed to find some relief in a little, pen-like device, containing a liquid vapo
PR Web
added Nov 26, 2012 12:45

Larry Hagman, Who Played J.R. Ewing in ‘Dallas,’ Dies at 81

The cause was complications of cancer . . . After he kicked a longtime cigarette habit, he became an avid antismoking activist and often carried a battery-powered fan with which he blew smoke back into the faces of offenders.
New York Times
added Nov 25, 2012 17:27

[UK] Helen Flanagan accused of 'glamorising smoking' by repeatedly lighting up on I'm A Celebrity

Jungle babe Helen Flanagan was today blasted by health chiefs who accused her of "glamorising" smoking by repeatedly lighting up on the TV show. Birmingham City Council health chief Steve Bedser complained to broadcast watchdog Ofcom accusing show bosse
Small World News Service (SWNS) (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:13

Indonesia's Child Smokers On the Rise

The proportion of children who regularly smoke is rising. There's been a seven-fold increase in the number of young children smoking in less than a decade, as quoted by Channel 4. And a quarter of Indonesian teenagers is a regular smoker.
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Nov 21, 2012 03:42

[UK-Wales] Letters show ministers advised against TV smoking ban exemption

Smoking could be allowed in Wales on film and TV sets The Welsh Government made it clear six years ago that exempting film and TV sets from the ban on smoking in public places would undermine the message about the dangers of exposure to second-hand smok
WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 12, 2012 12:40

[UK-Wales] Wales TV smoking ban: Ministers aimed 'to protect actors'

The ban on smoking in public deliberately included actors on set when it was introduced in 2007 to protect their health, newly released Welsh…
BBC Online
added Nov 12, 2012 12:37

[UK] Sparking controversy! Tulisa Contostavlos in trouble with council after breaking the law by smoking backstage at X Factor

The 24-year-old singer has been smoking backstage on The X Factor show, breaking the 2006 Health Act which bans smoking at work. Brent council confirmed to MailOnline that they had received a complaint and sent a letter to warn show bosses that action wo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 12, 2012 10:46
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