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[UK] Almost half of smokers admit to skiving off work after taking time out for a cigarette break

* Six in ten smokers take extra breaks throughout day to have cigarette, research has suggested ... The research was commissioned by e-cigarette brand E-Lites to mark World No Tobacco Day on May 31.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 28, 2013 12:21
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[Europe] Tobacco tactics hinder public health efforts in smoking reduction - The case of the UK

A research report by the University of Bath in the UK concludes that British tobacco firms have been using pricing strategies with the objective of undermining tobacco tax policy.
European Public Health Alliance (be)
added May 28, 2013 07:06
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[Africa, UK, Zimbabwe] British citizen wins back seized tobacco

HIGH Court judge Justice Alphias Chitakunye has issued an order barring five locals from interfering with a United Kingdom-based businessman Rafik Halani, and ordered them to release his tobacco and vacate his business premises in Ruwa.
Newsday (zw)
added May 20, 2013 09:15
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[Europe, UK] Imperial Tobacco's light idea to go electronic

IMPERIAL Tobacco has set up a venture to develop electronic cigarettes as it seeks to reignite profits weighed down by cash-strapped European smokers switching to roll-your-owns and illegal cigarettes.
The [London, UK] Express
added May 2, 2013 12:48
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[UK] Attack of the vapers: why electronic cigarettes are on the rise

New research shows electronic cigarettes are one of the most effective ways to quit smoking — and in pubs across London everyone is lighting up. Richard Godwin on the cult of e-fags
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Apr 15, 2013 07:10
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[UK] E-cigarette 'vapers' using them to quit smoking

These are positive results for the marketers of e-cigarettes, but the most important thing to remember is that this is a cross sectional sample that can only tell us the experiences of a specific population group – people who were recruited from two e-cig
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Apr 12, 2013 13:26
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Tobacco industry up to old tricks

“Japan Tobacco can spend millions of pounds on adverts but what their money can’t buy is facts. There are no new revelations here, just the same old tobacco industry up to its same old tricks – an industry which knows it has to recruit new customers to r
ASH Scotland
added Apr 10, 2013 08:46
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[UK] ‘Vaping’ profiles and preferences: an online survey of electronic cigarette users

E-cigarettes are used primarily for smoking cessation, but for a longer duration than nicotine replacement therapy, and users believe them to be safer than smoking.
Addiction
added Apr 8, 2013 10:46
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[UK] 16-year-old wearing school uniform among test purchasers sold cigarettes in Aberdeen

Two of those sales were to a volunteer wearing a school uniform when he visited national shop chains which were claiming to operate a Challenge 25 policy. Letters sent to those concerned warn that any future sales may result in the matter being reported
Aberdeen City Council (uk)
added Apr 7, 2013 09:52
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[UK] Tobacco products display ban helped smokers quit, poll finds

One in four young people who gave up smoking last year said the ban on displaying tobacco products in large shops helped them quit, a survey has found.
London 24 (uk)
added Apr 5, 2013 11:08
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