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[UK] It Pays for Moms-to-Be to Stop Smoking

Financial incentives help pregnant women quit smoking, a new study shows.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 29, 2015 13:01

[UK] One MILLION illicit cigarettes seized in Birmingham raids

The visits led to the seizure of 632,000 cigarettes from a self-storage unit in Birmingham and 297,000 cigarettes from a storage facility in Wednesbury. There was also seizures of illicit cigarettes from 11 of the shops and the recovery of cash totallin
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:57
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[Laos, UK] Anti smoking protest outside Imperial Tobacco meeting in Bristol

A group of about 25 young people staged a loud, if otherwise peaceful, protest against the firm’s trade in general and a deal they claim it has struck with the government in Laos, South East Asia, to lower tax on tobacco in particular. Something the firm
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:53

[UK] LETTER: Tobacco companies have right to use trademarks ($$)

the proposed legislation contravenes the government's clear obligations under the UK Trade Marks Act of 1994 and the World Trade Organisation Trips Agreement (Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) of the same year.
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:36

[UK] China's latest anti-smoking campaign could be the one that beats the habit

perhaps video aired on Chinese television channel CCTV last week is the next stage of the anti-smoking drive: it shows a series of images of damaged lungs, highlighting the long-term damage smokers and passive smokers face from tobacco smoke.
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:25

[China, UK] VIDEO: The gruesome footage of a smoker's blackened lungs that SHOULD stop you from lighting up again

A series of gruesome videos of damaged lungs have recently been released as part of an anti-smoking campaign. The footage was aired on Chinese television channel CCTV last Wednesd
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:53

Ukip to pledge 35p tax rate for middle classes, end of pub smoking ban and plans to ditch Human Rights Act and slash foreign aid as it unveils 100 policies in 100 days

it would reintroduce smoking in pubs and allow for the introduction of ventilated smoking rooms Ukip also committed to overturning any rules introducing plain packaging on tobacco products
This is Money (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:45

We’ll let smokers light up in pubs again, says Ukip ($$)

Ukip would overturn the smoking ban as one of its election pledges, the party announced yesterday. Nigel Farage’s party promised to “amend the smoking ban to promote choice for ventilated smoking rooms”, and also set out its opposition to plain cigarette
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:41

[UK] Worst youth smoking areas revealed

Kingston upon Hull has been highlighted as among the worst areas in the country for smoking rates among young people, according to new research. Hartlepool (15.87%), Gateshead (15.92%), Plymouth (15.93%), South Tyneside (16.27%) and Kingston upon Hull
Press Association (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:39

[UK] Nick de Bois: Introducing plain cigarette packaging could go 'badly, badly wrong'

What is to prevent the growth of black market cigarettes when there is no longer any distinguishing packaging characteristics for the consumer to care about?
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:38
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