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[UK] Smoking: cigarette packaging encourages children to start smoking

Pro-smoking group Forest said: “The results of the survey are hypothetical, as what children say and how they behave in reality are two different things.”
The Mirror (uk)
added Sep 27, 2013 10:57
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[UK] You're an idiot if you smoke after reading my story

A SMOKER of over 40 years who developed cancer has described how surgeons had to battle to save him from losing his nose. Former labourer Trevor Wood, from Southway, found a cancerous growth in his nose eight weeks ago which left him needing major face
Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:06
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[UK] Derby Shisha bar fined for smoking ban breach

If they smoke outside, under shelters, the structures must be "substantially open". But on a visit to Riverside Cafe on City Road on March 7, environmental officers found nine lit shisha pipes inside an enclosed smoking shelter.
This is Derbyshire (Derby Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 12:11
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[UK] CRAIG: The Great British rake-off... what really happens to the billions YOU donate to charity: Fat cat pay, appalling waste and hidden agendas

My book, The Great Charity Scandal, is not an attack on charity, but an attack on charities that put their own interests first. / however worthy ASH’s intentions, it’s not obvious that it is a charity whose purposes are widely supported by an enthusiasti
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 18, 2014 09:45
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[UK] Health minister comments reignite plain pack row

Many young people have taken up smoking as a result of “gorgeous” cigarette packaging, the Public Health Minister has said. Anna Soubry admitted she was attracted by the “symbol of glamour” represented by cigarette packs when she began smoking in her y
PoliticsHome (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 12:20
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[UK] Cancer cases still emerging in Halton from 1960s and 1970s smokers

A HEALTH chief has warned that figures released suggesting that Halton has the highest rate of premature deaths due to cancer are out of date. Eileen O'Meara, Halton Borough Council director of public health, said the data, published in last week's Week
Runcorn and Widnes World (uk)
added Aug 29, 2013 12:56
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[UK] Passive smoking raises risk of type 2 diabetes

Lancet journal’s meta-analysis says chance of diabetes for non-smokers inhaling ‘secondhand’ smoke raised by 22% / Pooled results of 88 studies covering almost six million people suggest heavy smokers have a 57% higher risk of diabetes than non-smokers.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 17, 2015 16:55
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[UK] Could e-cigarettes be MORE harmful than tobacco?

New research has found that even thought e-cigarette use is exploding, public perceptions indicate that many people think that vaping is as harmful if not more harmful than cigarette smoking -- a conclusion that is totally false, officials say.
National Monitor
added May 24, 2015 20:24
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[UK, USA] Imperial Tobacco confident on Reynolds-Lorillard deal

Imperial Tobacco is prepared for tweaks to the $27bn Reynolds American takeover of Lorillard when US competition authorities rule on the deal that will more than triple the British tobacco company’s market share in the US.
Financial Times (uk)
added May 6, 2015 10:48
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[UK] SHRIMPTON: Editor's comment: Preparing for the tobacco display ban

But in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, where 1.5sq metres can be exposed, it may well be legal, if not particularly elegant. ...While staying legal is the most important immediate consideration, independents must continue to project a professional im
Talking Retail (uk)
added Jan 9, 2015 13:35
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