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[UK-Wales] Fewer people in Wales smoking in their cars

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
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 13:40
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[UK-Wales] Campaign to get smokers to quit for October launched by Welsh Government

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
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 10, 2013 13:00
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[UK-Wales] Campaign to stop smoking in cars

FRESH Start Wales is encouraging people in Pontypool to help protect children from the dangers of second hand smoke. Second-hand smoke increases the risk of cot death (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome), middle ear disease which can go on to cause deafness, a
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 23:46
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[UK-Wales] Spotlight on car smoking dangers

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
This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Aug 11, 2013 12:41
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[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
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2013 18:29
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[UK-Wales] Make a fresh start this summer and help your children stay smoke free and healthy

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
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 18, 2013 10:11
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[UK-Wales] Llanelli man fined for dropping cigarette end outside police station

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.
This is South Wales (uk) (Evening Post)
added Jun 18, 2013 15:31
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[UK-Wales] Ban glossy cigarette packaging, says anti-smoking charity

WalesOnline (uk)
added May 31, 2013 13:41
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[UK-Wales] Health minister to shelve plans to exempt film and TV performers from smoking ban

Prof Drakeford said that, after discussions with Economy Minister Edwina Hart, the government would "not proceed with the original proposals at this time". Amendments to regulations on the 2007 smoking ban would have exempted performers from the smokin
WalesOnline (uk)
added May 16, 2013 09:23
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[UK-Wales] Smoking ban in force at Gwynedd council's playgrounds

Smokers are now banned from lighting up at 130 playgrounds in Gwynedd under council plans to make them smoke-free. Signs asking people not to smoke will be erected at the council's play areas, along with leisure centres and secondary schools, from Tues
BBC Online
added Mar 13, 2013 14:36
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