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[UK] Child awareness of and access to cigarettes: impacts of the point-of-sale display ban in England [FREE FULL TEXT]
Tobacco point-of-sale display bans in England reduced the exposure of children to cigarettes in shops and coincided with a decrease in buying cigarettes in shops. However, children do not report increased difficulty in obtaining cigarettes from shops, hig
Sep 11, 2018 Tobacco Control
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Removing displays of tobacco products from shops may have reduced the proportion of children buying cigarettes by 17%, according to new research. Imperial College London, which carried out the study, said the findings suggest tobacco display bans may hav
Sep 21, 2018 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:50
Efforts to tackle obesity, reduce smoking and improve children’s health have been cut back since ministers slashed public health budgets, government figures show.
Sep 21, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:50
Try this. It may kill you. That has long been the marketing dilemma of the world’s biggest cigarette groups.
Sep 20, 2018 Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 20, 2018 17:25
[UK] One person quits smoking every 80 seconds in England as official figures show only 10% will smoke in 5 years and the killer habit will be completely eradicated by 2030
health chiefs predict the end of the killer habit is in sight. Public Health England estimates only one in ten people will still be smokers......health chiefs are sending smokers to controversial vaping shops despite growing fears over safety.
Sep 20, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 20, 2018 17:11
Charbonneau...vaping is a proven less harmful alternative to satisfying your nicotine fit without lighting up a cigarette. He cited studies done in England and by Health Canada supporting that position, recognizing that vaping or e-cigarettes can play a
Sep 19, 2018 Abbotsford (BC) News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:14
Figures released by anti-smoking group Fresh ahead of this year’s Stoptober campaign show that in 2017 nearly 400,000 smokers in England quit successfully. From left, South Tyneside director of public health Tom Hall, Coun Tracey Dixon, ex-smoker Deborah
Sep 20, 2018 Shields Gazette (uk)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:51
West, who was part of a team of researchers who examined the effectiveness of the campaign in its first year in 2012, said that the public health campaign is “incredibly good value for money”. But...“very little” money is spent on the campaign.
Sep 19, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:50
Public Health England (PHE) said that smoking rates among adults in England are expected to fall from the current level of 14.9% to around 10% by 2023. The number of smokers in England has fallen by more than a million since 2014, it added.
Sep 19, 2018 Free Press Series (uk)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:47
has identified an unnamed lead candidate to succeed chief executive Nicandro Durante, who will retire next year after eight years at the helm as the company navigates industry upheaval. The company said 62-year-old Mr Durante, who joined the cigarette ma
Sep 19, 2018 Financial Times (uk)
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