Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 993 headlines found
smokers in their 30s are turning up at Ysbyty Gwynedd with the lungs of 80-year-olds after less than a decade of smoking cannabis and tobacco. Researchers warned the problem was hitting teenagers in rural communities especially and was only “the tip of t
Dec 6, 2014 Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Dec 8, 2014 13:08
[UK-Wales] Exposure to secondhand smoke in cars and homes, and e-cigarette use among 10-11 year old children in Wales: CHETS Wales 2 (PDF)
29. Despite a decline in smoking in the home, a sizeable minority of children are still affected by this. Therefore, continued efforts to reduce children’s exposure to smoke in the home remain vital. 30. E-cigarette use appears to represent a new form
Dec 3, 2014 GOV.UK
added Dec 4, 2014 07:31
[UK-Wales] Exposure to secondhand smoke in cars and e-cigarette use among 10-11 year old children in Wales
This report describes changes in children’s exposure to smoking in cars between 2008 and 2014. It also includes data on the prevalence of e-cigarette use and associations with parental smoking and future smoking intentions.
Dec 3, 2014 GOV.UK
added Dec 4, 2014 07:24
It has reinforced concerns that using the devices could become a "gateway" to smoking cigarettes. The study found 6% of 10 to 11-year-olds in Wales said they had used e-cigarettes, compared to 2% who had smoked tobacco.
Dec 3, 2014 BBC Online
added Dec 4, 2014 07:22
The Childhood Exposure To Tobacco Smoke (CHETS) study said children who tried e-cigarettes were seven times more likely to say they might start smoking within two years. They were also more likely to use e-cigarettes if their parents were smokers. Heat
Dec 3, 2014 Press Association (uk)
added Dec 4, 2014 07:19
A study from Childhood Exposure to Tobacco Smoke (CHETS) found that 6% of 10- and 11-year-olds in Wales have tried an e-cigarette, as opposed to 2% of them who have smoked tobacco.
Dec 3, 2014 IBTimes (uk)
added Dec 4, 2014 07:17
[UK-Wales] Children are THREE times more likely to try e-cigarettes than tobacco: Devices are 'luring youngsters to smoke', scientists warn
Study of 1,601 pupils aged 10 and 11 in Wales found 6% had tried e-cigs / That compared with just 2% who had smoked regular tobacco / Experts have warned devices act as a 'nicotine gateway' for children
Dec 3, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 4, 2014 07:16
Three times as many children in Wales have tried e-cigarettes as have smoked regular tobacco cigarettes, according to new figures.
Dec 3, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 4, 2014 07:13
[UK-Wales] Back my law and we can ban e-cigarette advertising and save lives, says Welsh MP Geraint Davies
Advertising electronic cigarettes will be banned and sales to under-18s will be prohibited if a draft law presented to the Commons by Swansea West Labour MP Geraint Davies becomes law.
Oct 22, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 23, 2014 13:54
Former smoker Linda James-Davies’ house was gutted by fire after she quit her 20-a-day habit and believes an e-cig charger was to blame. The mum-of-two was convinced the device exploded while she ate beans on toast in her two-bedroom house.
Oct 18, 2014 WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:30