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[UK] E-cigarettes: heating up in the workplace

The following problems can arise if work environment policies fail to make an employer's position on e-cigarettes clear: grievances and/or constructive dismissal claims from employees who object to their colleagues' use of e-cigarettes; grievances and
Lexology (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 16:15

[UK] Halton firefighters back smoking awareness month

Firefighters in Runcorn and Widnes are encouraging smokers in the borough to extinguish cigarettes after smoking was revealed to be the single biggest killer in accidental fires in the home.Firefighters in Runcorn and Widnes are encouraging smokers in t
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:56

[UK] Raheem Sterling and Jordon Ibe warned by Liverpool manager

Brendan Rodgers has met with Raheem Sterling to remind the him of his responsibilities as a role model...escaped club punishment after being pictured holding a shisha pipe. Sterling was critcised by Rodgers after being caught on video inhaling nitrous o
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:29

[UK] Vote over future of smoking in China goes to a show of hands ($$)

China has shattered its greatest political taboo and decided to resolve the crisis with a free democratic vote. The poll presents a country that is home to a quarter of the world’s smokers with a simple choice of three government-approved hand gestures th
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 11:02
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[UK] 'Getting drunk won't harm my baby', say 10% of pregnant women: Shocking poll reveals how many mothers-to-be smoke, drink too much caffeine and eat 'forbidden' foods

20% of pregnant women drink alcohol and 10% smoke when expecting
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 16, 2015 12:03

[UK] Calls for more regulation over e-cigarette flavors ($$)

Experts have called for more regulation of chemicals used to flavour e-cigarettes after a study found levels of up to twice recommended exposure limits. Manufacturers say that the flavourings used in e-cigarettes are mostly the same as those used in food
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 16, 2015 11:42
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[UK] VIDEO: Which party leader is most popular in these election-inspired E-Cigarette flavours? Stick that in your pipe and smoke it.

Tired of Farage causing a storm on Twitter? Wouldn’t you like to see the whole lot of them go up in smoke? Well, now you can (sort of), by popping one of the new party leader inspired e-cigarette flavours from Totally Wicked in your vaper.
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Apr 16, 2015 11:40

[UK, UK-Wales] E-cigarettes could 'normalise' smoking, says Dr Ruth Hussey

Hussey was responding to a Cardiff University study which found 6% of pupils aged under 11 said they had used e-cigarettes, compared to 2% who had tried tobacco. "This research demonstrates that e-cigarettes are being used by young people who have never s
BBC Online
added Apr 16, 2015 10:13
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[UK, UK-Wales] E-cigarettes are popular with teenagers - but few of those who try them become regular users

Two surveys apparently allay fears that they are acting as a gateway to traditional smoking, although researchers believe it is 'something that needs monitoring'
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 16, 2015 10:12

[France, UK] Educational differences in the impact of pictorial cigarette warning labels on smokers: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Europe surveys

The warning labels implemented in France in 2010 and in the UK in 2008 with pictures on one side of the cigarette package did not succeed in increasing warning salience, but did increase avoidance. The labels did not increase educational inequalities amo
Tobacco Control
added Apr 15, 2015 08:53
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