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[UK-Scotland] Smokers asked to help stub out weak bones

SMOKERS have been asked to volunteer for a groundbreaking new study into a link between social deprivation and bone fractures. It has been established that those living in more deprived areas have a greater risk of sustaining a bone fracture – but scient
The Scotsman (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:39
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[UK-Scotland] HEANEY: The government need to stop treating us like kids

For a start it means that smokers who can't light up in the pub come home and pollute the main room of the house, in which the TV is almost permanently switched on to soccer and other sport.
Lennox Herald (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:37
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[UK-Scotland] Pub smoking ban has been a positive

Regarding the article by Bill Heaney in last week’s Lennox Herald . . . . Does Mr Heaney have no concept of the burden that smoking and passive smoking has on the NHS?
Lennox Herald (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:30
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking in Scotland: A history of the habit in the 1980s [Video]

In Scotland during the 1980s, public awareness about the long-term health risks of smoking was beginning to grow.
STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:22
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[UK-Scotland] Aberdeen scientists back plans to ban smoking in cars

Researchers highlight dangers in report
Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 02:39
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[UK-Scotland] Doctors' leaders condemn tobacco law delay

Doctors’ leaders have condemned the tobacco industry for taking further legal action that will delay a ban on displaying cigarettes in Scotland. A legal challenge by Imperial Tobacco has been made against the Scottish government’s legislation
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:18
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[UK-Scotland] 'When you are part of a smoking group, you don't just stop for yourself'

Group support: Stopping smoking turned Joe Callery's life around and has spurred him to help others do the same.
STV (uk)
added Aug 16, 2012 20:17
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[UK-Scotland] Party-goer started fire by flicking cigarette into pile of rubbish

A man was left with serious spinal injuries after jumping from a block of flats which had caught fire after a party-goer flicked his cigarette into some rubbish.
STV (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:49
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[UK-Scotland] Shops snared in under-age tobacco sting

COUNCILLORS have vowed to stamp out the illegal sale of tobacco after more than half of shops targeted in a Trading Standards sting were caught selling cigarettes to children.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jul 27, 2012 13:54
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[UK-Scotland] Eating the elephant in slices or in one go: views of participants in a smoking cessation intervention trial on multiple behaviour changes as sequential or concurrent tasks

These findings highlight the need to assess participants' preference for attempting multiple behaviour changes sequentially or simultaneously in addition to assessing their readiness to change.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 13, 2012 05:35
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