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[UK-Wales] Calls For Greater Quit Smoking Support For Renters After Figures Reveal High Smoking Rates

NEW figures on smoking in Wales reveal renters are the most likely to smoke, leading to calls for more support to help them quit. The figures, based on a survey carried out for ASH Wales by YouGov, reveal smoking prevalence among social housing residents
Wales247 (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 15:29

[UK-Wales] Drunken guest, 23, who flew 5,000 miles to Wales from Canada for a family wedding fell 90ft to his death from a four-star hotel roof after climbing out of his room's window for a cigarette

He got back to his room and climbed onto the roof to have a cigarette under the stars when he fell. Shocked wedding guests found 'ever-smiling' Mr Riswick with fatal head and chest injuries in the early hours of the morning. The tragedy happened on Aug
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 23, 2018 22:44
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[UK-Wales] Dozens of discarded cigarette butts found yards from hospital's maternity ward and ‘no smoking’ signs

The pregnant Cardiff resident who took the photograph claims she has regularly seen staff, visitors, and even pregnant women smoking outside the unit. She said: “As a pregnant woman I have to run the ‘smoke gauntlet’ whenever I enter or leave for my sch
WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 19, 2018 13:34

[UK-Wales] People with severe mental illness have far worse physical health, officials warn

Public Health England (PHE) said patients with Severe Mental Illness (SMI) have a higher prevalence of obesity (1.8 times more prevalent than the general population), diabetes (1.9 times) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2.1 times).
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 13:49

[UK-Wales] Cardiff shisha bars prosecuted for public health offences

There were fears that many young people are smoking the shisha pipes, which contain tobacco, without knowing the health risks. The inspections led to two Cardiff shisha bars – Albasha Cafe in City Road and Royal Coast Cafe in Charles Street- pleading gu
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 3, 2018 14:45
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[UK-Wales] Welsh Government’s stop smoking service falls short of 5% goal

Health Secretary Vaughan Gething has welcomed a rise in the number of people trying to quit smoking The Welsh Government has fallen short of its annual goal to treat 5% of smokers with NHS stop smoking services, according to new figures. Last year the
Brexit-News (de)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:33

[UK, UK-Wales] Increase in people quitting smoking in Wales

Welsh Government statistics show nearly 15,000 people in Wales were treated by the NHS Wales’ Help Me Quit service,... Increasingly smokers are using walk-in services available through community pharmacies, which are a growing part of the highly effectiv
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:24

[UK-Wales] The devastating effect smoking while pregnant has on unborn babies

Now midwives across Wales are raising awareness of the dangers of smoking and providing access to support to help pregnant mums-to-be quit.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 29, 2018 23:44

[UK-Wales] Vaping: How safe actually are e-cigarettes according to the scientific studies and experts

A new study has found that vapour from e-cigarettes could harm lung cells, but what else has been said about vaping?
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 15, 2018 16:14

[UK-Wales] The e-cigarettes recalled by Argos and Sainsbury's because they could catch fire

Batches of e-cigarettes sold by high street retailers have been recalled by the over fears they could catch fire. The Vype device was on sale at stores including Argos and Sainsbury's . The items are being recalled because manufacturers have discovere
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:48
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