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[UK-Scotland] Second-hand smoke revealed in Elgin

SMOKERS will be able to see the invisible chemicals from second-hand smoke lingering in a room where there appears to be none, as a national tour visits Elgin tomorrow (Thursday).
The Northern Scot (uk)
added Apr 16, 2014 12:01
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[UK-Scotland] Cigs gang jailed over £28m fraud

SEVEN men have been jailed after HM Revenue and Customs smashed a £28million cigarette smuggling ring.
Evening Times (uk)
added Apr 15, 2014 13:37
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[UK-Scotland] Pregnant smokers in Lothians wising up

MORE pregnant smokers are being helped to quit in the Lothians than ever before thanks to stop-smoking services for mums-to-be. Stop for Life supports expectant mothers who need advice and expertise to help kick the habit, with nearly 3000 trying to give
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 11, 2014 10:35
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[UK-Scotland] Campaign to reduce effect of smoke on children in the Lothians

NHS Lothian is keen to get the message across about smoking in the home and the effect of that on children. Around 50,000 children are estimated to be at risk of exposure to second-hand smoke in Lothians and health officials say it is up to their parents
Edinburgh Reporter (uk)
added Apr 2, 2014 12:33
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking ban reduces premature births and asthma

A team from Edinburgh University was the first to look at how anti-smoking laws in different countries and areas were affecting children’s health. Smoking bans in public places in North America and Europe were found to reduce harm caused to the unborn a
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 28, 2014 11:09
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[UK-Scotland] Campaign to stub out smoking near children

PEOPLE who smoke near children are being targeted in a public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation. Second-hand smoke is estimated to cause more than 20,000 cases of respiratory infection in children and account for one in five cot deaths
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 16:46
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[UK-Scotland] Advert warns of risks of smoking at home

An advert stressing that harmful chemicals linger in the air up to five hours after cigarettes have been put out has been released as part of the drive which aims to spare 50,000 children from second-hand smoke.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Mar 27, 2014 16:44
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[UK-Scotland] Bid to stop children's exposure to passive smoking

PEOPLE who expose children to second-hand smoke are being targeted in a public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation. The Scottish Government drive is urging parents to take their smoking outside homes and cars in a bid to reduce smoking-re
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 26, 2014 12:55
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[UK-Scotland] Public health campaign urges parents not to smoke near children

Public health minister Michael Matheson said every child should have the chance to grow up in a smoke-free environment. "This campaign isn't about a person's choice to smoke, it's about people who smoke having the facts so they can smoke in a way that d
STV (uk)
added Mar 25, 2014 22:13
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[UK-Scotland] Second-hand smoke risks highlighted

People who smoke near children are being targeted in a public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation. Second-hand smoke is estimated to cause more than 20,000 cases of respiratory infection in children and account for one in five cot deaths
Press Association (uk)
added Mar 25, 2014 10:14
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