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[UK] Vaping at the wheel could cost you your licence: Police warn motorists e-cigarettes could be illegal under law meant to ban mobile phones

Police have warned drivers that vaping at the wheel could cost them their license. Although vaping while driving is not illegal, it is up to the discretion of police officers to determine what they deem a potentially dangerous and distracting handheld el
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 20:57

[UK] Google AI can predict your risk of heart disease simply by scanning yours eyes to work out your blood pressure, age and smoking habits

The machine analyses scans of the back of your eye to accurately predict risk factors including age, blood pressure, and whether or not you smoke. It then uses this data to analyse your risk of suffering a life-threatening cardiac event, such as a heart
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:37

[UK] Illegal cigarettes were passed into shop through a 'trapdoor' in flat above

The handmade revolving door in the flat above Hussain Superstore, on Ashton Road, was used by owners to drop fake cigarettes and rolling tobacco from the flat upstairs into the shop to be sold. Almost 4,000 illegal cigarettes and 700g of hand rolling t
Manchester Evening News (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:27

[UK] Sports clubs go 'smoke free'

TWO York sports clubs have become "smoke free" with smoking discouraged on the playing fields, side lines, entrances and exits, and in cars parked on the site. Heworth Rugby Club and York RI New Lane Community Sports Club have teamed up with City of Yor
York Press (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:19

[UK] ‘Huge reduction’ in smoking at Ipswich and Colchester hospital sites thanks to vaping areas

In March last year, to mark National No Smoking Day, Ipswich and Colchester upped the ante and replaced smoking shelters with dedicated outdoor vaping areas. Fresh signs were put up around the sites to spread the message, and staff became more active in
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:18
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[UK] Why parents harming children by smoking in cars are getting away with it

an investigation has found that not one person has been fined for the offence in Cambridgeshire since the ban was introduced - and officers are taking a 'non-confrontational approach'.
Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Feb 21, 2018 00:40

[UK] E-cig shocker as Lanarkshire watchdogs nab third of shops selling to under-18s

North Lanarkshire Council says a test purchase operation on nicotine vapour products caught 36 per cent of traders selling illegally to underage customers. The Trading Standards team carried out 14 visits to a range of independent and national stores, w
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Feb 20, 2018 20:37

[UK] Holy smoke: Cigarette suspected as Bethnal Green church fire cause

They suspect the “unsafe disposal of smoking materials” like a match or cigarette caused the fire. Following the incident, LFB has issued safety advice for smokers reminding them to install smoke alarms in regularly-used rooms, including hallways, never
East London Advertiser (uk)
added Feb 20, 2018 20:31

[UK] How a Mediterranean lunch could prevent a stroke and save your life

strokes will claim 187,000 lives a year by 2035...Stopping, no matter how old you are or how long you’ve smoked, will reduce your risk of stroke. Call the NHS Smokefree helpline on 0800 022 4332 for help with quitting.
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 20, 2018 20:29

[UK] Friends told me acting was a daft idea - Tennant

“In fact I think I got my first acting job at 16. Or even at 15, an anti-smoking ad.
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 20, 2018 00:13
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