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[UK] A systematic review of grandparents’ influence on grandchildren’s cancer risk factors [FREE FULL TEXT]

Many lifestyle patterns are established when children are young. ...For a practice such as smoking, it is during the teenage years that this habit is generally established. Smoking, diet and physical activity, along with excess weight, have been identifie
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Nov 15, 2017 15:22
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[UK] Indulgent grandparents 'bad for children's health'

smoking around the children, even when they had been asked not to, became an area of conflict between grandparents and parents. Conversely, in certain cases, the birth of a grandchild became a catalyst to a grandparent giving up smoking - or changing thei
BBC Online
added Nov 15, 2017 15:19
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[UK] Simon Cowell cuts down from 80 cigarettes to just TWO a day and gives up vodka... as he embarks on health kick following his shock fall at home

That's it! X Factor head judge Simon told the publication: 'I've cut down smoking to two [cigarettes] a day. That's it!'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:15
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[UK] Health experts warn of thousands of cases undiagnosed lung disease in South Gloucestershire

“The most important thing you can do to help delay or prevent COPD is to stop smoking,” sais Dr Evans. “The symptoms of COPD can be worsened during the winter because this is when more respiratory infections are around.
Dursley Gazette (uk)
added Nov 15, 2017 18:15
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Cancer Research UK raises awareness in Preston

Pop star Ronan Keating is backing the Cancer Research UK Cancer Awareness Roadshow which is visiting Preston...more than four in 10 cases of cancer could be prevented, largely through lifestyle changes. Not smoking is the best thing people can do to redu
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Nov 14, 2017 12:46
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[UK] Haul of illegal tobacco worth £50k seized in Stourbridge

Stourbridge Police tweeted: "Joint Operation with Trading Standards, £50,000 worth of illicit tabacco and cigarettes seized, over £20,000 worth of it from one shop in Stourbridge
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Nov 14, 2017 12:45
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[UK] Webinar – the use of e-cigarettes among people with a mental health condition

On 13 November 2017, the Mental Health & Smoking Partnership hosted a webinar on the use of e-cigarettes among people with a mental health condition. The webinar featured presentations from Dr Debbie Robson who gave an overview of harm reduction and the
ASH London (uk)
added Nov 17, 2017 15:10
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[UK] Leicester nurses take e-cigarette message to shoppers

Specialist nurses in Leicester will be promoting e-cigarettes to the public later this month, as part of efforts to boost smoking cessation. Lung cancer specialist nurses at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will run a stall at Beaumont Leys Sh
Nursing Times
added Nov 14, 2017 12:44
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[Europe, Netherlands, UK] Tobacco firms may face ‘murder’ trials

(Ash) has begun work on pressing the director of public prosecutions (DPP) to bring charges or to allow a private prosecution... The latest line of attack is furthest advanced in Holland, where lawyers have filed charges with the public prosecutor, acting
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 13, 2017 15:39
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[UK] Nigel Farage dismisses 'clever people' who say that smoking kills

Nigel Farage has dismissed medical experts who warn that smoking kills millions of people every year as “clever people” who should be ignored. The former UKIP leader urged his Twitter followers to ignore a warning from the World Health Organisation that
Business Insider
added Nov 13, 2017 15:40
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