Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 5,037 headlines found
[Australia, UK-Scotland] Scots smoking stats led to professor’s idea to ban smoking for anyone born after 2000
A plan to ban smoking for anyone born after 2000 has been put forward in Tasmania
Sep 7, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 7, 2012 14:59
Health bosses on Tasmania are considering banning anyone born after the year 2000 from EVER buying cigarettes as a way of “phasing out” fags. The plan is the brainchild of mathematician Professor Jon Berrick, who’s lobbying health chiefs in several coun
Sep 7, 2012 Scottish Sun (uk)
added Sep 7, 2012 14:52
Providing parents who smoke with measurements of their homes indoor air quality (IAQ), in addition to usual smoking advice, leads to better IAQ and reduces children's exposure to second hand smoke. The study discussed at the British Science Festival tod
Sep 7, 2012 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 7, 2012 11:52
SMOKERS working at Scotland's most important court have been told they must use a new designated shelter - but solicitors and advocates are launching a rebellion.
Sep 4, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:44
Scotland’s best-known defence lawyer has said he is going to ignore new rules which say he cannot smoke outside a court building.
Sep 4, 2012 STV (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:06
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.
Aug 31, 2012 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 3, 2012 23:48
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
Aug 31, 2012 Convenience Store (uk)
added Sep 3, 2012 09:42
Doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century, a newly discovered letter from Edinburgh has shown.
Aug 30, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 30, 2012 12:19
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.
Aug 27, 2012 STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:25
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.
Aug 18, 2012 STV (uk)
added Oct 19, 2012 08:30