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[UK-Scotland] QC Donald Findlay 'will decline' request to stop smoking outside court

Scotland’s best-known defence lawyer has said he is going to ignore new rules which say he cannot smoke outside a court building.
STV (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:06
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[UK-Scotland] Scots tobacco health warning.. from 1799

A NEWLY discovered letter shows doctors knew of the health risks of smoking more than 200 years ago. William Adams, a medical student at Edinburgh University, described the dangers of tobacco in graphic detail in a letter to his father in 1799.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 3, 2012 23:48
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[UK-Scotland] First tobacco banning order issued in Scotland

A market trader from Ayr in Scotland has become the first to receive an order banning him from selling tobacco under new government legislation. John Scullion was investigated after being discovered selling illicit tobacco outside the town’s Sunday marke
Convenience Store (uk)
added Sep 3, 2012 09:42
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking out health letter

Doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century, a newly discovered letter from Edinburgh has shown.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 30, 2012 12:19
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking in Scotland: A history of the habit in the 60s and 70s [Video]

In 1960s Scotland, smoking was a pastime of the majority and a habit that had become engrained in popular culture following the First World War.
STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:25
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[UK-Scotland] Blow The Smoke Away

STV’s Blow The Smoke Away campaign, which is in partnership with NHS inform and NHS GGC, will bring you first-hand accounts from those who have tried and those who are trying to stop smoking.
STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:30
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[UK-Scotland] Tom Gaitens beat heroin and is now determined to stub out smoking

Breaking barriers: Tom Gaitens was helped to overcome a heroin addiction and is now determined to beat tobacco too.© STV
STV (uk)
added Aug 23, 2012 13:39
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[UK-Scotland] Warning for mothers who smoke early in pregnancy

WOMEN who smoke have been warned their habit is most likely to cause harm to their babies during the first three months of their pregnancy.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 20, 2012 14:04
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[UK-Scotland] Scots cigarette smuggler named on most-wanted list after £16m tax dodge

Wanted: Cigarette smuggler Malcolm McGregor McGowan.
STV (uk)
added Aug 16, 2012 20:34
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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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