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[UK] VIDEO: Big tobacco ready to light e-cigarettes (2:29)

UK's first electronic cigarette coffee shop allows ''vapers'' to drink a coffee, buy an e-cigarette and smoke it. It's the latest business in an industry which has grown to $2 billion globally in the last decade, and big tobacco firms are also getting inv
Reuters
added Apr 21, 2014 10:35
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[UK] VIDEO FEATURE: Big tobacco ready to light e-cigarettes

The UK's first electronic cigarette coffee shop allows "vapers" to drink a coffee, buy an e-cigarette and smoke it. It's the latest business in an industry which has grown to $2 billion globally in the last decade, and big tobacco firms are also getting i
New York Times
added Apr 21, 2014 09:45
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[UK] Nine-year-old hooked on cigarettes begs NHS for help to quit

A nine-year-old boy in Shropshire has begged an NHS helpline to help him quit smoking. The primary-school pupil says he got hooked on cigarettes within weeks of trying one, so he could 'fit in' and 'look cool'.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 20, 2014 07:37
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[UK] E-cigarette ban planned by Caerphilly council

Electronic cigarettes could be banned from use in council-owned buildings and vehicles in the Caerphilly county borough. If agreed, the move would see so-called e-cigarettes treated in the same way as conventional cigarettes.
BBC Online
added Apr 20, 2014 07:34
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[UK] Tim Dowling: no smoke without fire

There are certain exceptional events, weddings and 50th birthday parties among them, where smoking suddenly becomes interesting to people who gave up years ago. On such occasions, people who do smoke know to bring twice as many fags.
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 19, 2014 13:55
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[UK] Tim Dowling: no smoke without fire

There are certain exceptional events, weddings and 50th birthday parties among them, where smoking suddenly becomes interesting to people who gave up years ago. On such occasions, people who do smoke know to bring twice as many fags.
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 19, 2014 13:55
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[UK] Pupils from North Cambridge Academy to protest outside tobacco firm in call for plain cigarette packaging

Students at North Cambridge Academy want to see the introduction of plain packaging to shut off the last legal form of advertising for cigarette companies. Eight of the students are meeting Cambridge MP Julian Huppert six days before the protest on Apri
Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Apr 19, 2014 13:19
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[UK] BENTLEY: Regulation of e-cigarettes will be one of tobacco's greatest saviours

three reasons why those in the tobacco industry may not be looking to throw in the towel in just yet. E-cigarettes … Tobacco control failing to cut smoking rates ... Tobacco companies and consumers are adjusting behaviour Instead of quitting, cigarett
City A.M. (uk)
added Apr 18, 2014 13:19
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[UK] GRANT: Tobacco industry-funded research, peer review, and nannying

Another journal bans research funded by the tobacco industry. It's time to stop treating us like children
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:32
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[UK] Masculine boys and feminine girls more likely to get cancer

"Girly" girls and macho teenage boys put themselves at greater risk of cancer because they are more likely to use sunbeds or smoke, warns a new study. Researchers found the most feminine teenage girls used tanning beds more often and are more likely not
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 17, 2014 14:07
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