Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 4,475 headlines found
Oct 24, 2014 IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Oct 24, 2014 10:57
That means that air-particle levels in a home with a smoker are similar to that of the air in large, polluted cities, the study found. Living in smoke-free homes could offer major health benefits to nonsmokers, according to the authors of the study publi
Oct 21, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 21, 2014 10:13
researchers assessed data taken from four linked studies carried out between 2009 and 2013 that included real-time measurements of PM2.5 in homes. These data were combined with other data regarding time-activity patterns and typical breathing rates.
Oct 21, 2014 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 21, 2014 09:53
[UK-Scotland] Fine particulate matter concentrations in smoking households: just how much secondhand smoke do you breathe in if you live with a smoker who smokes indoors?
Fine particulate pollution in Scottish homes where smoking is permitted is approximately 10 times higher than in non-smoking homes. Taken over a lifetime many non-smokers living with a smoker inhale a similar mass of PM2.5 as a non-smoker living in a heav
Oct 20, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 21, 2014 09:35
Non-smokers who live with a smoker are exposed to three times the officially recommended safe levels of damaging air particles, according to a study. The researchers found that living with smokers is the same as living in smoke-free homes in heavily pol
Oct 21, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 21, 2014 09:34
And new owner Stephen Johnstone immediately set his sights on doubling its store portfolio to ten across the UK in the next three to five years. The company, which was established in Glasgow in 1874, has its flagship store in the city's West George Stre
Oct 16, 2014 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Oct 17, 2014 16:34
Pupils have been disciplined and had e-cigarettes confiscated since a ban was introduced in Borders schools earlier this year, it has emerged. A total of seven students have had the devices taken off them.
Oct 14, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 14, 2014 11:58
A shake-up of the laws surrounding tobacco and electronic cigarettes is being considered by Holyrood ministers, who have also proposed a ban on selling e-cigarettes to under 18s. The paper, which will be put out to consultation with the public and a ran
Oct 11, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:39
A public consultation has been launched to look at potential changes to regulations on e-cigarettes and strengthening tobacco control. There is currently no age limit for e-cigarettes and concerns have been raised by some about their lack of regulation.
Oct 10, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:38
Smoking in a car carrying children is to become a criminal offence under proposals announced by SNP ministers in the latest stage in their crusade against tobacco. Michael Matheson, the Scottish Public Health Minister, unveiled a public consultation on p
Oct 13, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:37