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[UK-Scotland] NHS Lanarkshire will not be allowing e-cigs on hospital grounds

HOSPITALS across Lanarkshire will NOT be following the lead of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde by allowing e-cigarettes to be smoked on hospital grounds. Last week it was revealed that vaping would be allowed in hospitals throughout Glasgow after an amend
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added May 6, 2016 11:45
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[UK-Scotland] Study finds children of smokers at higher risk of sickness‏ ($$)

A large-scale study found those exposed to cigarette fumes in the home spent much longer in hospital or visiting the family GP. Surgeries and paediatric emergency departments need warnings about “the dangers of smoking around children” to increase aware
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 30, 2016 02:28
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Leader comment: Vaping must be allowed to work

While some young people may develop an interest in smoking after seeing others vaping, it is clear e-cigarettes are a much better alternative to tobacco. People using e-cigarettes also face growing restrictions, even though they are largely used as an ai
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 28, 2016 16:06
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[UK, UK-Scotland] EDITORIAL: Herald View: Progress on vaping

Indeed, in a debate often characterised by confusion and uncertainty, the RCP is unequivocally clear in its finding that e-cigarettes can be a public health tool. Professor John Britton, who chairs the organisation’s Tobacco Advisory Group, says the repo
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 28, 2016 16:05
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[UK-Scotland] SMOKING IN CARS AT ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL SITES BANNED

A council has agreed to ban anyone from smoking within their own vehicles while in its car parks. Aberdeenshire Council’s new policy aims to ensure non-smokers are not exposed to tobacco smoke.
Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Apr 25, 2016 14:36
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking ban in car parks ‘unenforceable’

A move by Aberdeenshire Council to ban people from smoking in their own cars in its car parks has been described as ‘unenforceable’. The council’s policy and resources committee approved plans to prohibit smoking up on its premises, including car parks
Kincardineshire Observer (uk)
added Apr 25, 2016 14:33
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking still banned - but you can freely puff on e-cigs on Vale Hospital grounds

the rules have been relaxed on vaping in a bid to further cut smoking rates. This comes despite mounting evidence that e-cigarettes are also toxic and extremely harmful to the lungs. This was the conclusion of Harvard researchers in this 2015 study.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Apr 24, 2016 02:26
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking still banned - but you can freely puff on e-cigs on Vale Hospital grounds

the rules have been relaxed on vaping in a bid to further cut smoking rates. This comes despite mounting evidence that e-cigarettes are also toxic and extremely harmful to the lungs. This was the conclusion of Harvard researchers in this 2015 study.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Apr 22, 2016 16:32
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[UK-Scotland] NHS Fife says e-cigarette ban in hospital grounds will remain in place

NHS FIFE will not follow Glasgow's lead in allowing patients and visitors to smoke e-cigarettes in hospital grounds. Earlier this week, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde gave the go-ahead for vaping in hospital grounds in a bid to further cut smoking rates.
Dunfermline Press (uk)
added Apr 22, 2016 16:31
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[UK-Scotland] Revolutionary test could save the lives of thousands of smokers

Shirley Dolan's GP invited her to try blood test that screens for lung cancer Healthcare assistant from Dundee, 57, smoked up to 20 a day for 45 years Four weeks later she got the result - she had a tumour, about 3cm across
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2016 13:04
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