Headlines Tagged with UK-Wales — 1,239 headlines found
An undercover investigation by ITV Cymru Wales has found that illegal tobacco is easy to obtain and is a growing problem. Wales This Week found it was able to buy illegal brands from several shops, at less than half the price of legal tobacco products.
Apr 14, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:57
Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy may be at increased risk for conduct problems, such as having trouble following rules or behaving in a socially acceptable way, according to the results of a large-scale review.
Jul 24, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 25, 2013 11:34
From Monday, cigarettes and other tobacco products have to be kept below the counter or out of customers' sight. Businesses breaking the law - which came into force in England earlier this year - could be fined up to Â£5,000 or jailed for up to two year
Dec 3, 2012 BBC Online
added Dec 3, 2012 10:48
Wales is set to be the first country in the UK to extend its smoking ban to outdoor areas, with smoke-free areas expected to be in place in hospital grounds, school grounds, and playgrounds by summer 2019. Strengthening the laws around smoking in public
May 25, 2018 WalesOnline (uk)
added May 29, 2018 03:26
Wales is about to become the first country to put health first in all public decisions. A new act plans to make it a healthier place, where physical and mental well-being are maximised and where choices and behaviours that benefit future health are under
Jun 6, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Jun 6, 2017 15:53
updated advice says that, for children and young people and non-smoking adults, the use of e-cigarettes is likely to be harmful...for committed smokers who can’t or won’t quit is that switching completely to e-cigarettes will significantly benefit their h
Jan 26, 2017 NHS Wales (uk)
added Jan 30, 2017 00:32
Cigarette packs designed with the “world’s ugliest colour” and very graphic pictures have started to appear on the shelves of Welsh shops. In May it became law for all tobacco products – including roll-your-own tobacco pouches and cigarette boxes – to b
Dec 18, 2016 WalesOnline (uk)
added Dec 18, 2016 17:16
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
Major concerns have been raised about the lack of progress in cutting smoking rates in Wales after new figures revealed nearly a quarter of adults still smoke. The Welsh Health Survey 2012, published on Thursday, found 23% of people said they indulged i
May 17, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added May 17, 2013 14:30
[UK-Wales] ROUGHLY one in five of us in Wales is a smoker. But research suggests that the majority of smokers actually wants to give up.
The Stop Smoking Wales service aims to provide that all-important support – it will link you up with a local support group to guide you through the process of quitting.
Mar 11, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 02:28