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[UK-Scotland] Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS)

(SALSUS) is part of an important and long established series of national surveys on smoking, drinking and drug use. The survey is conducted on a biennial basis, targeting secondary school pupils in local authority and independent schools.
Scottish Government (uk)
added Oct 2, 2017 13:36
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[UK-Scotland] Modelling foetal exposure to maternal smoking using hepatoblasts from pluripotent stem cells [FREE FULL TEXT]

The liver is a dynamic organ which is both multifunctional and highly regenerative. A major role of the liver is to process both endo and xenobiotics. Cigarettes are an example of a legal and widely used drug which can cause major health problems for adu
Archives of Toxicology
added May 30, 2017 03:01
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[UK-Scotland] Sheila Duffy: No smoke without fire in the battle to live better without crutch of cigarettes

This thinking forms the basis of the new IMPACT guidance ASH Scotland has produced for community-based mental health services. If a client is interested in talking about their smoking we recommend the AID approach – Ask, Inform, Discuss – and our guidan
The Scotsman (uk)
added May 9, 2017 14:03
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[UK-Scotland] Police in Scotland aren't enforcing car smoking ban

The Scottish Government are on record as having told police that enforcing the new legislation was “not a priority”. And, even if they do decide to report a motorist, officers aren’t equipped with the paperwork to issue on-the-spot fines.
The [London, UK] Express
added May 1, 2017 12:51
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[UK-Scotland] Exclusive: Anger over smoking law as it’s revealed police can’t fine you on the spot if you’re caught

ONLY one driver has been referred to prosecutors under a new law banning smoking in cars when children are present...But away from the publicity blitz surrounding the move, councils were told not to issue fines in the first six months and to concentrate o
The Sunday Post (uk)
added Apr 30, 2017 15:08
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[UK-Scotland] A Tobacco Endgame for Scotland?

Attendees at a recent meeting on developing Scotland’s tobacco ‘endgame’ strategy identified three key policy priorities for a Scottish ‘tobacco endgame’: restricting availability of tobacco; pursuing a ‘polluter pays’ approach with tobacco industry profi
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 25, 2017 17:04
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[UK-Scotland] COSTA DRAGNET Costa del Sol crooks flooding Scotland with dodgy cigs to fund lavish lifestyles in Spain

Crimebusters reveal expat gangsters with links to underworld networks here have created an explosion in supplies of black market tobacco on the streets
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 17, 2017 18:06
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[UK-Scotland] Recent ban on smoking in cars with children receives backing from majority of Scottish smokers

(ASH) Scotland, said that the YouGov survey showed recent legislation and initiatives around smoking and public health were proving “popular” with smokers and non-smokers alike. The survey, which was released by ASH Scotland today, was carried out online
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 18, 2017 13:45
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[UK-Scotland] Recent ban on smoking in cars with children receives backing from majority of Scottish smokers

the YouGov survey showed recent legislation and initiatives around smoking and public health were proving “popular” with smokers and non-smokers alike. The survey, which was released by ASH Scotland today, was carried out online, with a total sample size
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 15, 2017 15:34
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[UK-Scotland] FLAVOURS UP IN SMOKE? Flavoured e-cigarettes should be BANNED to stop enticing kids to try them, health experts urge

Critics of the electronic devices say the flavours encourage kids to try them, and could create a new generation of nicotine addicts...But, leading charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) and the Independent British Vape Trade Association said flavoure
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2017 12:27
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