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[UK] Thousands of fake cigarettes from China seized

The 22,800 fake cigarettes had been illegally shipped to a mail box address in Royal Greenwich. Trading Standards officers, acting on information, managed to swoop on the mail box and quickly confiscate the potentially dangerous cigarettes on the day th
Royal Borough of Greenwich (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 22:43
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[UK] The number of smokers in Oldham has increased

Oldham is one of the few places in the country where the number of smokers has RISEN... But in Oldham , the proportion of smokers rose from 17pc to 19pc between 2015/16 and 2016/17. And things aren’t much better in Manchester.
Manchester Evening News (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 22:43
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[UK] Vape shops may help smokers quit, study finds

The increasing number of vape shops on British high streets may help reduce the number of smokers, new research suggests. Vape shops can provide effective behavioural support to help smokers quit, the study found. The study come after officials at Publ
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 18:12
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[UK] Vaping risk for elderly as pneumonia link revealed

A study found vapour from electronic cigarettes could be as bad as traditional tobacco or even vehicle exhaust at sticking harmful bacteria to the airways, increasing chances of the inflammatory lung condition. Tests on both humans and mice by Queen Mar
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 18:06
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[UK] Vaping makes users more likely to catch pneumonia – just like smoking tobacco or breathing in traffic fumes, experts warn

The vapour from e-cigarettes helps bacteria that cause the condition to stick to the cells that line the airways, they said. The effect occurs with traditional cigarette smoke and those who are exposed to air pollution high in particulates from vehicle
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 06:13
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[UK] Lambert & Butler owner assures on full-year results despite Palmer & Harvey hit

Around 2,500 staff lost their jobs at P&H – the UK’s biggest supplier of cigarettes – after it collapsed into administration despite attempts to secure a lifeline for the troubled wholesaler. Imperial Brands said full-year earnings remain on track despi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 18:25
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[UK] Revealed - what just one cigarette does to your body: From stomach ache to ear infection, we break down the immediate effects smoking can have

The first drag of a cigarette not only starts you down a road full of chronic disease risks - it can cause immediate symptoms smokers may not even realize come from indulging the vice. Just one cigarette can instantly stuff up your sinuses and sting you
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 19:38
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[UK] Lambert & Butler owner assures on full-year results despite Palmer & Harvey hit

Tobacco giant Imperial Brands has said annual earnings remain on track despite a first half hit from the collapse of UK wholesale Palmer & Harvey, the rising pound and tighter regulation. The group – which makes Davidoff and Lambert & Butler – said firs
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 16:00
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[UK] Imperial Brands maintains full-year guidance despite hit from Palmer & Harvey collapse

Palmer & Harvey, one of the UK's largest cigarette supplier, went into administration last November after unsuccessful attempts to restructure the business in the face of challenging trading conditions. Imperial said reported operating profit will take
Proactiveinvestors UK Ltd (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 15:59
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[Ireland, UK] Health chiefs will not give green light to vaping

Irish health chiefs have no plans to review their policy on vaping despite an official call in England for the use of e-cigarettes in hospitals as part of an anti-smoking drive.
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 15:40
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