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[UK-Wales] Wales - a 2015 picture of health

The fewer numbers of teenagers drinking and smoking was greeted with enthusiasm by Dr Hussey. "In the 1990s there was concern across many countries that young people were smoking and drinking excessively," she said.
BBC Online
added Oct 14, 2015 13:18
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[UK-Wales] Swansea to consider smoking ban at parks, beaches and outside schools

Parks, beaches and even the school gate could now become smoking free zones in SwanseaParks, beaches and even the school gate could now become smoking free zones in Swansea
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 12, 2015 10:48
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[UK-Wales] Questions raised over whether e-cigarettes lead to smoking after survey can't find a single regular user that has never smoked

New figures on e-cigarette use, commissioned by the Welsh Government Newly published research has cast doubt on claims that e-cigarettes attract non-smokers, it has been claimed. The Welsh Health Survey asked regular users of vaping devices if they had
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 9, 2015 08:23
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[UK-Wales] Patients could be forced to lose weight or stop smoking before they are eligible for routine operations in Wales

As part of the Welsh Government’s new National Orthopaedic Implementation Plan, all patients who smoke – or have a body mass index of 35 or more – will be urged to undergo smoking cessation support and weight reduction management before surgery.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 7, 2015 12:06
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[UK, UK-Wales] Prison chiefs fear unrest over introduction of smoking ban ($$)

There are plans for some jails to start by declaring at least one voluntary smoke-free zone, possibly a complete wing, Andrew Selous, the prisons minister, has announced. The move comes after a pilot study in six
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:22
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[UK, UK-Wales] Prison smoking ban to begin in 2016

Smoking will be banned in all prisons in Wales and four in south-west England from next year, the government says. This will begin a phased roll-out that will eventually see all jails in England and Wales go smoke-free. And from next month, smoking will
BBC Online
added Sep 30, 2015 09:20
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[UK, UK-Wales] Smoking to be banned in eight prisons

In a letter to Robert Neill MP, chairman of the Justice Select Committee, prisons minister Andrew Selous said the ban would not be rolled out overnight...Mr Selous said that recent academic studies commissioned by the National Offender Management Service
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:19
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[UK, UK-Wales] Prison smoking ban to be phased in from 2016 to reduce health risks for inmates and guards

Smoking in open prisons in England will be banned from October (2015), with four Welsh prisons (Usk/Prescoed, Swansea, Cardiff and Parc) following suit in January 2016 and four English prisons - Dartmoor, Channings Wood, Erlestoke and Exeter - enforcing a
IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:18
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[UK, UK-Wales] Smoking to be banned in all Welsh prisons and four in England to reduce health risks

Smoking will be banned in all Welsh prisons and four in England from next year to reduce health risks, the Government has said. The move is the first step towards all jails in both countries becoming smoke-free. From next month, open prison inmates wil
Western Daily Press (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:15
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[UK-Wales] See the players your club could afford if your town quit smoking

Quitting for a year would see smokers in Wrexham save more than £23m, which would surely be enough to bring Ashley Williams to the Racecourse...according to new research, that’s exactly what could happen if smokers across the town joined forces to kick th
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added Sep 18, 2015 11:02
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