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[UK] Rosamund Pike jokes she's now 'quite a good smoker' as she reveals the physical transformation she undertook to play journalist Marie Colvin in gritty drama A Private War

'I had to change everything - my hair, my teeth, my eyes, my walk and I had to learn to smoke...Gosh, that was hard, but now I'm quite a good smoker! It's probably a bit of a dated skill now everyone is vaping!'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 18:12

[UK] Stocks to watch: BAT, Imperial, Man Group, Victrex, Asos, Zalando

British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands retreated after the US Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products set out evidence in support of reducing nicotine levels in cigarettes.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 13:55

[UK] E-cigarette use shifts towards lower socioeconomic groups

The use of e-cigarettes among smokers has shifted from more affluent early adopters to being used more widely across all socioeconomic groups, according to new UCL research.
University College London (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 13:57

[Canada, UK] 'Just say no' to drug legalisation: WHO chief

similar to alcohol and tobacco, drugs like marijuana needed to be controlled because of the risk they posed outside medical settings.... He pointed to the strides nations around the world have made in curbing tobacco smoking, which the WHO considers to be
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:37
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[Greece, UK] Another reason to stop vaping: E-cigarette flavors are just as bad for lung inflammation as smoking, study finds

A new Greek study in mice suggests that e-liquids and their flavoring additives cause lung inflammation and may impair them as badly as cigettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:19

[UK] This is the HUGE haul of dodgy cigarettes - with a street value of £30k - seized in city centre raids

Nearly 2,800 packs – 50,000 cigarettes – and 21kg of hand-rolling tobacco were found after trading standards swooped on a shop and a storage facility in Hanley on the back of information received from the public.
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 13:26
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[UK] Londoners to be scanned in supermarket car parks in pioneering bid to cut lung cancer deaths

A £1 million pilot scheme — the first in the capital — is being set up in west London and aims to target more than 7,000 smokers or former smokers and detect tumours early. The results from the year-long trial will be used to determine whether the NHS s
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 13:59
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[UK] E-cigarettes should be used more actively to help smokers quit, experts recommend

"Ongoing nervousness" about the use of e-cigarettes in stop-smoking services can be a "significant" barrier to people finding support, research revealed during "Stoptober" shows. New research by the University of Exeter and University of Melbourne, funde
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36

[UK] E-cigarettes research shows clear benefits of switching from tobacco

Stoptober is timely for Senior Lecturer Alexis Bailey who has presented preliminary results from his research on e-cigarettes at SRNT, the top nicotine and tobacco research conference, in Munich last month. There has been a meteoric rise of electric cig
Medical Xpress (
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36

[UK] E-cigarettes should be used more actively to help smokers quit, researchers say

And there is an nervousness about the use of e-cigarettes in stop-smoking services, which can be a barrier to people finding support.... The research shows strong leadership from organisations such as Public Health England has made a difference in changi
Press Association (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:34
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