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[UK] First stroke estimates in England: 2007 to 2016

These reports use general practice data to estimate the incidence of first-ever strokes in England.
GOV.UK
added Feb 2, 2018 15:14
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Stillbirth among women prescribed nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy: Analysis of a large UK pregnancy cohort

We found no evidence of a statistically significant association between being prescribed NRT during pregnancy and odds of stillbirth compared with non-smoking women. Although our study had much larger numbers than any previously, an even larger study wit
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 2, 2018 18:26
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[UK] Amber Davies smokes a cigarette as she's seen for the first time since defending herself over that snap of herself with 'suspicious white powder'

And Amber Davies was pictured for the first time since the debacle as she puffed away on a cigarette at Manchester train station on Wednesday.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 03:10
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[UK] Big tobacco donates to party coffers

An international tobacco giant has donated a total of $35,000 to the coffers of two Australian minor parties. Australian Electoral Commission disclosure returns for 2016-17 released on Thursday show Philip Morris donated $20,000 to the Liberal Democrati
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 02:27
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[UK] Smokefree generation is 'now within sight', officials say as new figures show 66,000 adults gave up the bad habit in six months (so where in England is the most successful for trying to quit?)

Nearly 66,000 adults quit the bad habit over 6 months with the help of the NHS But there was a stark divide in success rates across England, the data showed Cumbria had the lowest rates of success (23%) and Slough had the highest (85%)
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:44
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Cancer shame as UK survival rates lag behind the rest of the world: Demand for action to close 'appalling' gulf with other countries

Study, published in The Lancet journal, analysed records of 37.5million patients The pancreatic cancer survival rate in the US is nearly twice as high as in the UK
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:41
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[UK] Smokefree generation is 'now within sight', officials say as new figures show 66,000 adults gave up the bad habit in six months (so where in England is the most successful for trying to quit?)

Nearly 66,000 adults quit the bad habit over 6 months with the help of the NHS But there was a stark divide in success rates across England, the data showed Cumbria had the lowest rates of success (23%) and Slough had the highest (85%)
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:21
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[UK] Statistics on NHS Stop Smoking Services in England April 2017 to September 2017

•134,101 people set a quit date and at the 4 week follow-up 65,876 people (49 per cent) had successfully quit (self-reported) . •72 per cent of these successful quitters had their results confirmed by Carbon Monoxide verification . •Quitting success incr
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:21
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[UK] CHIVERS: Vaping is not as bad for you as smoking, and it's a public health disaster that people are being led to believe otherwise

If you smoke, and want to live a long life, stop smoking. If you want to stop smoking, you will probably find it easier to quit if you turn to e-cigarettes, or “vaping”. Vaping is not completely harmless but it is far, far, far less harmful for you than
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:20
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[UK] Smoking ban and staff shortage led to Wiltshire prison riot, court told

A ban on smoking and short-staffing led to a prison riot with inmates causing “many thousands of pounds worth of damage”, a court has heard. Luke Needham, 30, Andrew Alford, 41, and Deno Harrison, 23, are on trial at Winchester Crown Court charged with
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:11
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