Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,236 headlines found
[UK, UK-Wales] Wales moves to ban people smoking e-cigarettes indoors because Welsh government claim they 'normalise smoking'
Experts say they are encouraging a new generation of smokers Wales leads the way after being first to introduce the smoking ban in 2007
Apr 2, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 2, 2014 09:06
"Taking concerted, collective action to address public health concerns remains one of the most powerful contributions any government can make to the welfare and wellbeing of its population," he said. "Alcohol and tobacco contribute to many life-threaten
Apr 2, 2014 BBC Online
added Apr 2, 2014 07:40
Banning e-cigs would help prevent them undermining efforts to encourage people to quit smoking, claimed Public Health Wales (PHW). It said e-cigs were not regulated, the amount of nicotine varied widely and users could not tell if they were safe.
Dec 12, 2013 BBC Online
added Dec 13, 2013 02:59
ITV News has been speaking to youth worker Marc George, who took up the habit as a young teenager 'to fit in' with his peers. He quit when he finally realised the health risks involved - but many continue the habit throughout their adult lives.
Dec 6, 2013 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 6, 2013 18:46
according to a new Welsh Government report. In November 2012, 78 per cent of adults across Wales with access to a car did not allow smoking in their main car, compared to 71 per cent in September 2011. Children are particularly vulnerable to the effects
Nov 30, 2013 South Wales Argus (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 13:40
Smokers are being urged to kick the habit for four weeks as part of a new Welsh Government campaign designed to reduce the number of people lighting up across the country. It is hoped the Stoptober campaign will help improve the Welsh Government’s drive
Sep 10, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 10, 2013 13:00
A CAMPAIGN aimed at reducing children's exposure to second-hand smoke in cars arrives in Swansea next week. The Welsh Government's Fresh Start Wales will be in Oxford Street/Princess Way where visitors will be able to take part in a host of activities a
Aug 9, 2013 This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Aug 11, 2013 12:41
[UK, UK-Wales, USA] Mothers who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to have children with 'bad behaviour or ADHD'
An analysis of three existing studies from New Zealand, the U.S. and Cardiff analysed rates of conduct problems between the ages of four and 10 years. Children are more likely to be unruly and badly behaved if their mothers smoked in pregnancy, claim re
Jul 24, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2013 18:29
As the Welsh Government’s anti-smoking campaign Fresh Start Wales encourages people to have a smoke-free summer, Health Correspondent Julia McWatt looks at ways to help beat the habit
Jul 18, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 18, 2013 10:11
A LLANELLI man has been fined £200 for dropping a cigarette end outside Llanelli Police Station. Guy Joseph Blundell, of Brynmor Road, Llanelli, was also ordered to pay £100 prosecution costs by Carmarthen magistrates and a £20 victim surcharge.
Jun 17, 2013 This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Jun 18, 2013 15:31