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[UK] MORRIS: Up in smoke: Is the vape shop boom about to end?

As well as increased competition, vape shop owners have had to cope with new regulations. The Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) came into force in May 2016. It was designed to protect consumers yet had unforeseen consequences. Wholesalers discounted prod
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK] Vaping helps smokers quit - even if they don't want to, study finds

Some 17 per cent of e-cigarette users once enjoyed smoking and had no intention of quitting, a study found today. Lead author Dr Caitlin Notley, from the University of East Anglia, said: 'They hadn't intended to quit smoking and had tried vaping on a wh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:26
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[UK] Campaign to tackle illicit tobacco reports hundreds of tip offs

Hundreds of people have come forward with tip offs about illegal tobacco following the launch of a local initiative. Since the Keep it Out campaign was launched in the North East in November, local authority trading standards teams have received more th
Talking Retail (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:21
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[UK] How vaping helps even hardened smokers quit

Vaping helps people stop smoking—even when they don't want to, according to new research from the University of East Anglia. A study published today shows that smokers who switch to vaping may be better able to stay smoke-free in the long term. And th
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:39
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[UK] Cigarette smoking hit and run driver knocks over two elderly women at a bus stop by reversing into them with a SCOOTER

A cigarette smoking hit and run driver runs over two elderly women at a bus stop The man, driving an assisted mobility scooter, then drives off of unperturbed Stunned passersby rush to help the stricken women laying sprawled on the floor Both women are
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
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[UK] Devon men jailed after £12m international tobacco smuggling operation used fridges and vacuum cleaners

Two men from Devon have been jailed for their role in a gang who smuggled illegal tobacco hidden inside fridges, microwaves and vacuum cleaners to evade £12m in tax. Ivybridge man Kyle Langdon, 31, was jailed for two years and Andrew Carver-Trotter, 35,
DevonLive (uk)
added Jun 19, 2018 12:50
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[UK] Evidence Thin for 'Preloading' Benefit in Smoking Cessation

Use of nicotine patches for a month before a smoking quit attempt was not associated with better long-term abstinence in a newly reported, according to a year-long British study.
MedPage Today
added Jun 17, 2018 08:32
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[UK] Cambridge United back no smoking campaign Kick Ash

An innovative no smoking programme led by young people in Cambridgeshire has scored winning support from its local football club - Cambridge United. Kick Ash, an award-winning campaign led by young people to prevent smoking in under 16’s across the coun
Cambridgeshire County Council (uk)
added Jun 16, 2018 11:59
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[UK] British nurse's remarkable letters reveal how 'old boy' Churchill barely slept, sang in the bath and refused to give up 'enormous' foot-long cigars while battling pneumonia at the height of World War Two

By March 1, Churchill was on the mend and smoking ‘enormous’ cigars, a sure sign his health was improving. He would also sing ‘tunelessly’ to Doris while in the bath, something the nurse found ‘disconcerting’.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 15, 2018 08:37
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[UK] Low-Nicotine E-Cigs May Raise Toxin Risks

Ex-smokers who use low-nicotine liquid in electronic cigarettes breathe more deeply and more often when using the devices than those who use high-nicotine liquid, a small British study suggests. That means that users of low-nicotine liquid are at increas
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 15, 2018 08:20
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