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[UK, USA] UP IN SMOKE Could flavoured e-cigarettes be BANNED? Health experts are considering it

Arnott, chief executive of ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) told The Sun Online banning flavours would make it less likely smokers would quit. "Banning flavours would undermine the effectiveness of e-cigarettes in helping adult smokers quit, and there'
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:15
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[UK] Cigarettes and tobacco seized in crackdown on illegal trade

Cheshire East Council trading standards officers seized cigarettes and tobacco worth more than £9,000 during a swoop against a fraudster, a court heard. Chester Crown Court was told 30,679 cigarettes and 24.3kg of rolling tobacco were uncovered during a
TheBusinessDesk.com (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:18
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Survey finds rapid increase in number of UK vapers

An estimated 3.2 million people in Britain are now users of e-cigarettes, or vapes, compared with around 7.4 million who smoke tobacco cigarettes...more than half are people who have switched to electronic cigarettes after quitting tobacco, the survey by
Reuters
added Sep 14, 2018 03:22
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[UK] Millennials drink less, smoke less and have less fun with their friends than their parents did amid warnings they are Britain's 'Generation Sensible'

And cigarettes have also fallen out of fashion. Around a third (34 per cent) of 18 to 24 year-olds were smokers in 2000, but this fell to 23 per cent in 2017.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 03:16
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[UK, USA] LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Tobacco Stocks End Up On US E-Cigarette Crackdown

On the London Stock Exchange, tobacco stocks ended as the best blue chip performers after the head of the [FDA] said the agency could ban all flavoured e-cigarettes due to their popularity among teenagers, CNBC reported.
MorningStar UK (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:30
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[UK] Cancers 'rising around the world'

"In the UK smoking among women became more prolific later than it did for men, so it's not surprising that we're seeing increasing lung cancer rates now. "Similarly, cigarettes are now increasingly popular among women in low and middle income countries
BBC Online
added Sep 13, 2018 16:48
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[UK] Tobacco firms used to pay council pension as Suffolk loses almost £160 million to smoking every year

Tobacco firms are sill being used to grow Suffolk county Council’s pension fund - despite new figures showing smoking costs Suffolk almost £160 million a year. Sandy Martin MP speaking at the Suffolk Chamber in Greater Ipswich Networking Brunch with Sand
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:00
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[UK] Shisha smoke warning campaign

THE dangers of smoking Shisha are to be highlighted in a new public health campaign in Liverpool...is becoming increasingly popular in cities such as Liverpool, particularly among young people aged 18-25. We have had huge success in reducing the smoking
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 13:55
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[UK] Child awareness of and access to cigarettes: impacts of the point-of-sale display ban in England [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco point-of-sale display bans in England reduced the exposure of children to cigarettes in shops and coincided with a decrease in buying cigarettes in shops. However, children do not report increased difficulty in obtaining cigarettes from shops, hig
Tobacco Control
added Sep 21, 2018 13:51
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[UK] AUDIO: Call You and Yours: Quitting Smoking

How hard is it to quit smoking? Have you tried and failed or tried and succeeded?
BBC Online
added Sep 12, 2018 19:52
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