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Who, What and Why: Trans-National Government, Legitimacy and the World Health Organisation (Occasional Paper) UK ed. Edition

Roger Scruton examines the activities of transnational institutions (the United Nations and its affiliates) and finds that they are, in effect, exercising legislative powers, so bypassing national legislatures and avoiding the constraints to which those l
amazon.com
added Nov 15, 2018 11:24
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[UK] Smokers who spend time with e-cigarette users are more likely to try and quit tobacco, new survey shows

Scientists at University College London claim that being around e-cigarette users encourages smokers to try the gadgets themselves. The researchers say the findings should ease concerns about vaping, which has been linked to heart and lung damage.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:01
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[UK] Are smokers who are regularly exposed to e-cigarette use by others more or less motivated to stop or to make a quit attempt? A cross-sectional and longitudinal survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smokers who report regular exposure to other people using e-cigarettes are more likely to report past quit attempts and high current motivation to quit, but there does not appear to be an independent association with motivation or quit attempts after adj
BioMed Central (uk)
added Nov 14, 2018 17:09
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[UK] Smokers who hang out with vapers are more likely to quit

Spending time with friends, family and colleagues who vape encourages smokers to try to give up by taking up e-cigarettes themselves, the study said. Britain should also be relaxed about the proliferation of vaping in public places, those behind the rese
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 14, 2018 17:08
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[UK] Smokers who spend time with e-cigarette users are more likely to try and quit tobacco, new survey shows

A study by University College London (UCL) found that smokers who have frequently spent time with vapers, who smoke e-cigarettes, were around 20 per cent more likely to have made a recent attempt to quit, and reported feeling motivated to stop smoking.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 14, 2018 04:42
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[UK] Fears of US menthol ban burn hole in Big Tobacco

Billions of pounds were wiped off the value of two British tobacco companies yesterday after reports that American regulators plan to ban menthol cigarettes. Shares in British American Tobacco dropped by more than 10 per cent to their lowest mark since
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 14, 2018 03:15
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[UK] Tobacco shares hit by US menthol ban fear

British American Tobacco closed 10.6% down to their lowest in almost five years, while Imperial Brands recovered from earlier big falls to end 2.2% off. A report in the Wall Street Journal claimed the US Food and Drugs Administration would impose the ba
BBC Online
added Nov 14, 2018 03:16
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UK companies rebuked over lack of senior women appointments

Ashtead Group, Imperial Brands and Fresnillo have been the poorest performers on women in leadership in the FTSE 100 for two years running,..The proportion of senior women at British American Tobacco and NMC Health, at 13 per cent, was unchanged over the
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 16:17
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[UK] Who are the six female bosses in the FTSE 100?

Alison Cooper joined Imperial Tobacco in 1999... Despite being one of only a handful of female British CEOs, the 52-year-old says she does not believe in quotas intended to increase female participation in boardrooms.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 04:30
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[UK] Welsh city and town centre smoking ban proposed by Mark Drakeford

The Welsh Labour leadership candidate has included the plan in his manifesto for the contest. Mr Drakeford, considered to be the favourite to win the election, also wants to ban smoking in the outdoor areas of cafes and restaurants. Currently smoking i
BBC Online
added Nov 12, 2018 22:05
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