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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
Oct 8, 2018 BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2018 15:34
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
Oct 7, 2018 India Legal (in)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36
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.
Oct 6, 2018 BBC Online
added Oct 8, 2018 15:33
[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
Oct 6, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:18
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
Oct 5, 2018 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:16
[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.
Oct 5, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 20:18
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
Oct 5, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 13:52
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.
Oct 4, 2018 EurActiv
added Oct 4, 2018 17:04
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.
Oct 4, 2018 Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:29
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
Oct 3, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 3, 2018 09:09