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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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[UK] Stoptober is here - here's what happens to your body when you quit smoking

Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 03:04
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[UK] First hospital to offer addiction therapy to all smoking patients

First hospital to offer addiction therapy to all smoking patients
Nursing Times
added Oct 4, 2018 18:22
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[UK] Tobacco chief likens nicotine abolitionists to condom opponents

Philip Morris’s Calantzopoulos says argument has parallels with safe sex debate...concedes the way some ecigarette liquids are described and marketed is a ‘concern’ but says campaigns to curb sales to teenagers could backfire
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 3, 2018 08:36
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[Switzerland, UK] BATES: Over 70 experts call on WHO to embrace technology innovation in the fight against diseases caused by smoking

Dear WHO FCTC, do not block the exits for people trying to quit smoking using vaping, smokeless, heated tobacco or novel products. Remember, the enemies of innovation can do more harm than good. Every two years, the Parties to the WHO Framework Conventi
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Oct 2, 2018 18:35
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[Switzerland, UK] Report by Public Health Experts Laments "Missed Opportunity" as World Health Organization Debates Global Tobacco Policy

authors of a new report, "No Fire, No Smoke: Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction," are fiercely criticizing the WHO's record. The public health experts accuse the WHO of failing to comply with international treaty obligations to back reduced-harm alter
PR Newswire
added Oct 2, 2018 15:12
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