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China takes millions in aid from the UK, then hands it to... Russia

A £133,584 grant for the project was handed over by the publicly funded Medical Research Council in 2015-16 to scientists at Sun Yat-Sen University for a study into smoking habits. It included 400 workers being given ‘intensive tobacco-related education’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 18, 2018 02:38
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[UK] ASH welcomes new Public Health England Report on E-Cigarettes

E-cigarettes are likely to be helping at least 20,000 people to quit smoking every year. Those smokers who switch completely to vaping are likely to substantially cut health risks. The report concludes that the evidence does not support concerns that e-c
ASH London (uk)
added Mar 18, 2018 02:35

[UK] New study suggests two-way association between experimenting with e-cigarettes and experimenting with smoking among young people

“This study provides reassurance that the UK policy approach is sensible. We have prohibited the sale of e-cigarettes to under 18s as a precaution. However, it remains the case that it is much more common that smoking will lead a young person to try vapi
ASH London (uk)
added Mar 18, 2018 02:13

Cigarettes in UK face SHOCK change – smoking will NEVER be the same

But now UK health experts are warning the move, if pulled off successfully, could spread across the pond and take root in Britain..."Cigarettes are available globally, and selling less addictive products in the USA could result in a black market in impor
Daily Star (uk)
added Mar 17, 2018 19:02

Cancer Research UK funded research does not support the concern that e-cigarettes are a ‘strong gateway’ into smoking

misinterpretation by the media of a Cancer Research UK funded paper looking into a potential ‘gateway effect’ between e-cigarette vaping and cigarette smoking in young people. ..“the researchers didn’t look at whether the youngsters then became regular us
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Mar 16, 2018 22:47

[UK] Vapers Digest March 16th

Fontem Ventures, a pioneer in e-vapour technologies, has acquired an equity stake in Cosmic Fog Vapors, an iconic innovator in high quality e-vapour liquids. (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 22:40

[UK] Big tobacco keeps tabs on growth of vaping

only 100,000 new vapers in 2017 compared with 800,000 in 2014, and the total number of UK ecigarette users has plateaued...BAT and PMI point to two explanations for the vaping slowdown: first, public perception of ecigarettes is worsening. Compared with t
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 15:09

[UK] User requested data: Smoking inequalities in England, 2016

contains three tables: Proportion of current smokers by sex and national deciles of area deprivation, England, 2012 to 2016 Distribution of current smokers across national deciles of area deprivation by sex, England, 2012 to 2016 Likelihood of smoking
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 14:42

[UK] Blackburn with Darwen Council officers in record illegal tobacco seizure after co-ordinated raids

A BOROUGH'S trading standards officers supported by the police have made their biggest-ever seizure of illegal cigarettes and tobacco. The team from Blackburn with Darwen Council supported by police confiscated more than £100,000 worth of contraband in
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 14:41

[UK] Hackney agrees £4 million deal to combine ‘stop smoking’ services

Hackney Council is set to sign a £4 million deal to combine all its “stop smoking” services under one roof – a move the borough’s health chief says will help residents quit the habit. The five-year contract for Hackney’s Stop Smoking Service was awarde
Hackney Citizen (uk)
added Mar 16, 2018 14:41
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