Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 5,037 headlines found
Scottish Borders Community Planning Partnership collected an award as part of Scotland’s Charter for a Tobacco-free Generation. The initiative by health charity Action on Smoking and Health aims to create a tobacco-free generation by 2034, reducing the
Nov 28, 2016 Peeblesshire News (uk)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:24
NHS Borders is telling smokers they could save up to £560 before Christmas, if they pack in the habit. The board has teamed up with Scottish Borders Council to encourage smokers to stop, by using the NHS Borders Quit4Good service.
Nov 1, 2016 Peeblesshire News (uk)
added Nov 2, 2016 15:03
with continuing encouragement and support, more people will get there. I am confident of this because people are not being forced to do anything. This is something that they themselves say that they want to do, and the motivation is their children’s healt
Oct 17, 2016 The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 18, 2016 14:27
An anti-smoking charity has spoken out after an undercover investigation revealed the number of retailers selling cigarettes to under-age buyers in Aberdeenshire has risen by a quarter....The Ash boss said that the work of Trading Standards is vital to c
Oct 10, 2016 Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 14:36
Parents living in Glasgow's most deprived areas are being targeted in a drive to cut the risk of second-hand smoke to children. The living room of a family home will be recreated in shopping centres and community venues in some of the city's poorest are
Oct 4, 2016 Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:01
A total of six Fixed Penalty Notices were served to local businesses for selling tobacco to under-age children well down on the previous years figures.
Sep 13, 2016 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 14, 2016 13:41
Doctors are particularly concerned about the impact of smoking during pregnancy, with obstetric complications, stillbirth and low birth weight more common among mothers-to-be who smoke. Anti-smoking campaign group ASH Scotland has drawn up a charter to
Sep 6, 2016 Dundee Courier (uk)
added Sep 7, 2016 15:11
The school, which has more than 1,000 pupils, have a pupil run working group who recognise the need to go beyond simply enforcing a no smoking rule in the school to provide education on tobacco and health and encourage their peers to be good role models
Jun 29, 2016 Dundee Courier (uk)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:47
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.
Apr 21, 2016 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Apr 22, 2016 16:32
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.
Apr 21, 2016 Dunfermline Press (uk)
added Apr 22, 2016 16:31