Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 4,995 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
Breaking barriers: Tom Gaitens was helped to overcome a heroin addiction and is now determined to beat tobacco too.© STV
Aug 18, 2012 STV (uk)
added Aug 23, 2012 13:39
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.
Aug 18, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 20, 2012 14:04