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[UK] Stansted airport is evacuated after a passenger using an e-cigarette in a toilet set off a fire alarm

Stansted Airport was evacuated today after a passenger started smoking an e-cigarette in a toilet and set off the fire alarm. Thousands caught up in the chaos described mayhem when the entire departures hall at the Essex airport was shut down this morni
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 18, 2017 01:04
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[UK] Legal changes to the advertising of electronic cigarettes

Later this year there will be changes in UK law in relation to electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and, specifically, how they may be advertised. Our Copy Advice team has recently experienced an uplift in enquiries about the effect of this legislation. W
Committee of Advertising Practice (uk)
added Feb 17, 2017 23:03
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[UK] Smoking Increases the Rate of Reoperation for Infection within 90 Days After Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty

demonstrated not only that current smokers have a significantly increased risk of reoperation for infection within 90 days of a surgical procedure compared with nonsmokers, but also that the amount that one has smoked, regardless of current smoking status
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
added Feb 17, 2017 20:26
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[UK] Knee and hip replacement surgery 'almost TWICE as likely to fail in smokers'

Knee and hip replacement operation are twice as likely to fail in smokers Those who use cigarettes are at an increased risk of requiring repeat procedures because of infections, say scientists.
The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 17, 2017 20:24
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[UK] Doncaster employers asked to help with campaign

A new ‘stop smoking’ campaign involving workplaces across Doncaster and the wider region has been launched. Yorkshire Smokefree’s message is that “stopping smoking is everyone’s business”, within a year-long campaign that targets routine and manual worker
Doncaster Today (uk)
added Feb 17, 2017 20:22
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[UK] Pressure on smokers and obese could steer patients into private healthcare

In what some campaigners have called a steer to force people into private healthcare, much of the STPs promise to deliver savings by putting the onus on patients to improve their health before receiving treatment. Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Gro
inews.co.uk (uk)
added Feb 17, 2017 20:20
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[UK] Council offers shopping vouchers worth £260 to mothers-to-be if they quit smoking

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is offering up to £260 worth of vouchers in a bid to cut the number of infant deaths blamed on smoking in the city / At least 65 women have so far received the Love2Shop vouchers, which can be redeemed in popular stores, inclu
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 16, 2017 17:02
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[UK] Legal changes to the advertising of electronic cigarettes

Later this year there will be changes in UK law in relation to electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and, specifically, how they may be advertised...the summaries below represent only our best understanding of the likely legal outcomes at this stage; it do
Committee of Advertising Practice (uk)
added Feb 16, 2017 17:00
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[UK] Smoking ban proposed in children's play areas

The council is consulting on a voluntary smoking ban in public play areas Comments (0) Parents could soon be urged to stub out their cigarettes in council-run play areas as officials consider a voluntary smoking ban.
Lincolnshire Echo (uk)
added Feb 16, 2017 15:13
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[UK] Smokefree sports championed by parents in Bury

Maccabi sports and community club in Bury held its first smokefree football match...widely supported by parents asking for ‘more smokefree sports events to be smokefree for children'. The campaign, run by local social enterprise Healthier Futures, is a
MyNewsDesk (se)
added Feb 16, 2017 15:12
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