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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Korea - South, UK] South Korea declares war on tobacco

laid out its battle plan on September 11... The tobacco industry made no immediate response but the Korean Smoking Association, which says it represents the interests of smokers, said the plan would burden ordinary people and that in a survey of smokers
Financial Times blogs
added Sep 16, 2014 04:28
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[UK, USA] INSIGHT-As Big Tobacco takes up e-cigarettes, investors look ahead

The entry of Big Tobacco and a push for tighter regulation has led outside investors to question the potential of the e-cigarette market, where sales are at a modest $3.5 billion worldwide but still growing faster than for most consumer goods.
Reuters
added Sep 16, 2014 03:41
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[UK] LETTERS: Regulation of electronic cigarettes: Rapid Responses [Updated]

British Medical Journal
added Sep 15, 2014 10:38
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[UK] Stop Smoking services in Hull to be cut by £1m

Almost 2,000 people have started smoking since 2007, despite a concerted campaign to tackle the problem. Now, Hull's Health and Wellbeing Board looks set to cut funding for stop smoking services from £1.4m to just £340,000 for next year. Free nicotine
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Sep 15, 2014 10:35
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[UK] Health chief steps down after crude 'e-cig' rant on Twitter: Professor stands aside after online attack on supporter of quitting aide

Professor John Ashton stepped down as president of the Faculty of Public Health yesterday following a venomous spat on the social media site. The doctor, who is strongly opposed to e-cigarettes, called one supporter a ‘c***’. In another tweet he said: ‘T
This is Money (uk)
added Sep 15, 2014 10:33
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[UK] Health chief will not endorse e-cigarettes ($$)

UK’s chief medical officer has insisted that e-cigarettes should be avoided, in defiance of experts who wrote in her own report that they had “real potential” to help smokers quit. Professor Dame Sally Davies this year cited the normalisation of e­cigare
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 15, 2014 10:32
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[UK] LETTERS: Regulation of electronic cigarettes: Rapid Responses

ASH believes, in line with the MHRA and NICE, that alternative nicotine sources like e-cigarettes can be both a quitting aid and a long-term alternative to smoking.(1,2) ASH takes its lead from Richard Peto, who says that “helping large numbers of young
British Medical Journal
added Sep 13, 2014 21:28
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[UK] E-cigarette debate heats up in online war of words ($$)

Public health chiefs have accused e-cigarette users of a campaign of online abuse, saying that junior scientists are being scared away from research by explicit attacks from “vapers” on Twitter. Professor John Ashton, president of the Faculty of Public H
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 13, 2014 21:19
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UK e-cigs cafe aims to bring smokers in from the cold

Ten years after the smoking ban came into force, the Vape cafe concept is an outlet for nicotine addicts to legally indulge their habit while socialising indoors in a public place. The owners of The Vape Lab, London's first e-cigarette and coffee shop w
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 13, 2014 21:18
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[UK] WEST: E-cigs: one of the greatest inventions ever / I smoked for more than 20 years - e-cigarettes helped me stop.

spiked (uk)
added Sep 13, 2014 21:16
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