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[UK] VIDEO: Children Sold Vaping Products

E-cigarettes and vaping liquids are being sold to children online and on the high street, 5 live Investigates has discovered. Trading Standards is investigating after researchers on the programme bought prohibited products online. A 16 year old girl was
BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2018 15:34
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[India, UK, USA] AGGARWAL: How safe are E-Cigarettes?

the Heart Care Found­ation of India (HCFI) feels that based on available evidence, using e-cigarettes is less harmful than smoking cigarettes though the health effects of its long-term use are not known. It has always supported any smoker who is consider
India Legal (in)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36
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[UK] Shops caught selling vaping products to 16-year-old

concerns have been raised increasing numbers of children are trying e-cigarettes, and that could lead them to take up smoking cigarettes. Trading standards teams are on the frontline of the fight to stop e-cigarettes falling into the hands of under-18s.
BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2018 15:33
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[UK] GPs to text patients urging them to change unhealthy habits under radical new proposals from health secretary

‘But using data, both medical data – appropriately safeguarded of course for privacy reasons – and other demographic data, you can work out somebody might have a higher propensity to smoke. ‘Then you can target interventions much more closely.’ Mr Hanc
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:18
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[UK] GLANTZ: It's time to stop quoting the more than three-year-old PHE report on e-cigs

since PHE was published, we know that: E-cigs are attracting youth who would be unlikely to start nicotine with conventional cigarettes are starting with e-cigarettes. ...While some people do quit smoking with e-cigarettes, for most smokers, using e-cig
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:16
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[UK] VIDEO: Police remove woman from an easyJet flight to Liverpool after she 'put the whole plane in danger' by smoking in the toilet

Fellow flyers alerted cabin crew to the woman's 'erratic' behaviour as she flew from Naples to Liverpool. After reports of strange actions in her seat the woman was then found to be smoking in one of the toilets, the pilot said.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 20:18
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[UK] Tony Abbott’s former adviser’s role with Philip Morris invisible under lobbying regime

A former senior adviser to Tony Abbott is working as an in-house lobbyist for the tobacco giant Philip Morris, but flaws with the lobbying rules mean he is invisible to the oversight regime covering federal parliament. Murray Cranston was a long-time ad
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 13:52
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[Europe, UK] Commission remains ‘very cautious’ toward novel tobacco products, EU official says

The European Commission remains “cautious” toward novel tobacco products and has to continue collecting evidence on their impact on public health, according to a European Commission official. EURACTIV.com reports from Austria.
EurActiv
added Oct 4, 2018 17:04
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[UK] Morecambe vape shop’s ‘Slimming World for smokers’ scheme gains NHS support

Up In Smoke offers a free “pen type e-cig” to anyone wishing to try it and has launched a ‘Smokebusters’ scheme support service... Mike explains: “We’ve been backed by Lancashire Quit Squad, which is jointly run by the NHS and Lancashire County Council.
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:29
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[UK] Vaping teenagers are more likely to smoke tobacco in the future, scientists say

The results confirm the claims of other experts that e-cigarettes may act as a ‘catalyst’, getting children hooked on nicotine and making smoking socially acceptable so they later turn to tobacco A team led by US researchers surveyed more than 2,000 teen
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 3, 2018 09:09
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