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[UK] Ten-year jump in life expectancy for rich nations across the world - but the US lags far behind
Tobacco intake showed a surprising variation across nations. Iceland is the only country in which more women smoked than men, but the overall rate of tobacco consumption was among the lowest among rich countries. The largest disparity among OECD nations
Nov 6, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
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major cigarette manufacturers including Philip Morris International and Imperial Tobacco are keeping a close eye on developments in Europe, where policymakers are pushing through revised legislation on tobacco products. Among the European Commission's pr
May 3, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 3, 2013 15:20
In this week's issue of PLoS Medicine, UK public health experts write that it is fair to say that the tobacco industry's comprehensive and huge response to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control is adopting a 'globalizatio
Jun 27, 2012 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 28, 2012 06:15
According to our orally fixated correspondent, the pleasures of the plastic fag are many. So start sucking now, smokers, before someone tries to ban them
Apr 13, 2015 Esquire Magazine
added Jun 23, 2015 17:10
A number of parks in a town are to be declared "designated smokefree sites". Signs will go up at entrances to 13 parks and playing fields in Blackpool, Lancashire, to warn visitors that children need protecting from smoking in open air.
Aug 14, 2012 Ashbourne News Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 22:01
from the continent which are being carried over on warm winds - and attracted by tobacco and alcohol. Moth-lovers are hoping to catch the massive Convolvulus Hawk-moth using ornamental tobacco plants planted earlier this year, and wine soaked ropes.
Sep 10, 2015 BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Sep 10, 2015 13:45
Six MPs calling for the Government to drop plans for plain cigarette packaging received hospitality worth thousands of pounds from a leading tobacco company.
Jun 29, 2012 The Independent (uk)
added Jun 29, 2012 10:52
With the exception of RYO tobacco, tobacco volume sales continued to decline in the UK in 2013. Sales continued to be hit by rising costs, duties, health and wellbeing considerations and a general development towards considering smoking as a less sociall
Aug 4, 2014 PR Newswire
added Aug 4, 2014 11:38
suggests research published online in Tobacco Control. Pictorial warnings work better than text alone, but if positioned on the back of the pack are less visible and less effective, say the researchers. In 2008 the UK became the third European Union cou
Sep 4, 2013 Rochdale Online (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:40
MOVES are being made to ban smoking in Blackpool's parks. Signs are to go up at the entrances to 13 parks and playing fields advising the public the areas are now smoke-free sites.
Aug 14, 2012 Blackpool Today (uk)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:00