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[UK] I quit: Grandmother who took up smoking at 14 gives herself a new lease of life

A Paulton grandmother with a new lease of life is backing a national 28-day drive to get people to give up smoking. Tesco worker Anne Hale, 58, stopped smoking just over four months ago and after keeping up with her five grandchildren over the summer ho
This is Somerset (uk)
added Sep 22, 2013 16:24
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[UK] Anna Soubry: I took up smoking as a teen because of 'gorgeous' packets

Cigarette packaging is encouraging young people to take up smoking, health minister Anna Soubry has said, as she disclosed that she took up the habit as a teenager because of "gorgeous" packaging.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:34
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[UK] Smoking sharply increases risk of certain cancers of the immune system and bone marrow

Women who smoke increase their risk of developing certain cancers of the blood, immune system, and bone marrow new research shows today (Friday).
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:30
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[UK] 15 people appear in court accused of stealing cigarettes worth £2.4 million

Between January 1, 2013, and August 1, 2013, they are all alleged to have stolen cigarettes to the value of £2,432,665 from Gate Gourmet at the company's base at Gatwick Airport. Gate Gourmet is an airline caterer which also sells retail products onboar
Crawley News (uk)
added May 16, 2015 10:37
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[UK] VIDEO: What Makes These $47,000 Cigars Special?

Some of the world's most expensive cigars go under the hammer in London on Monday. Investors from China, the U.S., and Europe are expected to spend tens of thousands of dollars on the vintage tobacco. So just what makes these smokes so special?
Bloomberg News
added Jan 2, 2015 21:56
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Mediational Pathways of the Impact of Cigarette Warning Labels on Quit Attempts (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Health warning labels seem to influence future quitting attempts primarily through their ability to stimulate thoughts about the risks of smoking, which in turn help to raise smoking-related health concerns, which lead to stronger intentions to quit, a
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
added Jul 11, 2014 07:44
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[UK] Shisha cafe bosses fined £4,000 for allowing people to smoke inside

Arabian Mist, in The Bunker, Gilnow Lane, was brought before Bolton Magistrates’ Court after officers from Bolton Council caught people smoking at the businesses five times. Nobody from the cafe attended the hearing.
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 04:16
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[UK] Pub operators urged to keep policies on e-cigarettes under review

At least two major pub companies – Mitchells & Butlers and J D Wetherspoon – have banned 'vaping' on their premises to avoid confusion and make it easier for staff. Yet the numbers of e-cigarette users in the UK has soared to an estimated 1.3 million
Morning Advertiser.co.uk
added Oct 18, 2013 07:55
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Alcohol drinking, tobacco smoking and subtypes of haematological malignancy in the UK Million Women Study

These findings confirm and extend existing evidence for associations of subtypes of haematological malignancy with two common exposures in women.
British Journal of Cancer
added Aug 13, 2012 15:02
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[UK] Standardised packaging of tobacco products

We seek feedback on whether there might be public health benefits from the introduction of standardised tobacco packaging in addition to policies currently in place, including legislation ending the permanent display of tobacco products by retailers. We
Department of Health (uk)
added Jul 30, 2012 11:42
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