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[UK-Scotland] Air quality device helps reduce children's exposure to smoke in the home

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
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 7, 2012 11:52
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[UK-Scotland] Court fails to stop lawyers having smoke

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.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:44
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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] 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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