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UK experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigarettes for big health gains

Vaping, or using e-cigarettes, poses only a fraction of the health risk of tobacco smoking and should be encouraged among smokers to reap substantial health benefits, British public health experts said on Tuesday.
Reuters
added Feb 6, 2018 17:26
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[UK] Bexleyheath town centre could become the first London Borough to implement smokefree zone

The council say the proposal is to "protect young people from the influence of visible smoking and second-hand smoke". A Bexley Council statement read: "The proposed voluntary zone would initially run as a pilot for six months and cover the main pedestr
This is Local London (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 16:52
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[Isle of Man, UK] Smoking stubbed-out at IoM Prison through e-cigarette scheme

The pilot scheme between April and October 2017 was the result of a partnership between IOM Prison in Jurby, Probation Service and the Public Health Directorate. It allowed offenders to purchase a controlled weekly supply of specialist e-cig devices, as
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 22:20
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[UK] Bexleyheath town centre could become the first London Borough to implement smokefree zone

The council say the proposal is to "protect young people from the influence of visible smoking and second-hand smoke". A Bexley Council statement read: "The proposed voluntary zone would initially run as a pilot for six months and cover the main pedest
News Shopper (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 17:02
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[UK] Local sports clubs pledge to go smoke-free

The clubs signed up to the Smokefree Sports Scheme at an event held at the Crown Oil Arena on Thursday 1 February. They will now enforce a no smoking policy at their junior training sessions and matches to de-normalise smoking around children and young
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 17:01
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[USA] UK Moves Ahead with Vaping Over Smoking as US Stalls

Where is the United States in all of this? In a mighty nation where 480,000 people die from tobacco-related illnesses each year, over 41,000 of those from secondhand smoke, there is hardly any promotion of electronic over tobacco cigarettes to improve th
TG Daily
added Feb 5, 2018 16:58
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[UK] NHS plan to prescribe e-cigarettes goes up in smoke after the only device licensed for medical use is axed

The eVoke device received approval two years ago amid hopes it could help thousands of smokers to quit. But British American Tobacco, which holds the medical licence, says the product is unlikely to ‘see the light of day’ because of production difficul
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 15:07
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[UK] 92% of smokers in Greater Manchester underestimate how deadly smoking is

A survey has found 92% of smokers are unaware tobacco accounts for 1 in 2 deaths - with some lives being claimed in their 40s. The figures have been released at the start of a new campaign across Greater Manchester, aiming to 'Make Smoking History'.
Key 103 (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 15:04
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[UK] Prisoners handed €2.6m for toiletries and tobacco

Almost €2.6 million of taxpayers’ cash was doled out to prisoners in the form of “pocket money” for discretionary items last year, new figures have revealed. Every inmate receives a daily gratuity from the Irish Prison Service (IPS), which can be used t
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 01:26
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[UK] Just don't mention Brexit! Tatler issues new 12-step guide to hosting a dinner party... including not catering for vegans or fussy eaters and allowing guests to smoke inside

‘If you can bear it, let people smoke. Those are always the best dinner parties. Otherwise you’ll have everyone smirting [flirting and smoking] outside.’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 01:09
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