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[UK] Smoking sharply increases risk of certain cancers of the immune system and bone marrow

The large study, published in the British Journal of Cancer, looked at 1.3 million middle-aged women from the Million Women study, funded by Cancer Research UK and the Medical Research Council.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 13, 2012 15:00
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[Canada, UK] ARCHIVE: E-cigarette business is smoking in Sudbury, but health unit urges caution

Correction...CBC News reported a claim that the the Public Health England study was funded by the tobacco industry. In actual fact, PHE commissioned and paid for the study, and none of its authors received funding from the tobacco industry. CBC News regre
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 3, 2016 18:56
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[UK] How Tom & Jerry is the most complained about children's TV show on record - even beating Jimmy Savile on Tweenies and goat slaughter on Blue Peter

Tom & Jerry came top with 82 complaints relating to two episodes which were accused of glamorising the use of cigarettes and cigars in the cat and mouse cartoon
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:23
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[UK] Three-month countdown to tobacco display ban begins

Imperial Tobacco has also embarked on a mass communication drive with sales representatives visiting stores to answer questions and offer advice. Imperial Tobacco’s dark market project manager Gary Avery said:
Convenience Store (uk)
added Jan 7, 2015 08:14
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[UK] Council Signs Tobacco Declaration To Safeguard Public

Bath & North East Somerset Council is one of the first local authorities in the South West to publicly declare its intention to protect residents’ health from the risks associated with smoking tobacco.
NOW Bath (uk)
added Sep 18, 2013 08:36
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[UK] Dodgy tobacco gang with factory in Dormston sentenced for multi-million pound fraud

A SITE in Dormston was among premises used by a gang running a multi-million pound counterfeit tobacco racket. The international plot, which cost taxpayers £8.5m, was smashed by customs officers who last week saw members of the 13-strong gang jailed.
Stourbridge News, Halesowen News & Dudley News (uk)
added Sep 5, 2013 18:55
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[UK] Lords Hansard text for 19 Jun 201219 Jun 2012 (pt 0001) Tobacco: Control / Question

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will meet representatives of non-governmental organisations, the tobacco industry and retailers to discuss tobacco control issues, publishing the minutes of such meetings, in line with both the requirements of
UK Parliament (uk)
added Jun 21, 2012 10:43
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[UK] RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: People take offence at anything and everything these days

The arm-waving prigs who want to ban e-cigarettes are only interested in parading their own sense of moral self-righteousness. They don't care about helping people stop smoking. They just enjoy throwing their weight around and banning things.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:56
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[UK] Far from the smoking crowd! Juno Temple and Tom Sturridge puff away on cigarettes in between takes of new film--while still in period costume

the young actors were getting along famously as Juno was seen laughing hysterically as they enjoyed their cigarettes together.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:54
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[UK] Standardised tobacco packs “will not increase illegal market"

Pete Astley MBE – who works for Trading Standards North West and is a renowned expert on international intellectual property crime – spoke to peers on Tuesday (15 October 2013), at a special briefing event organised by Cancer Research UK in London to dis
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Oct 16, 2013 09:02
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