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[UK] Young adults that go gluten-free are more likely to purge, smoke and have bad body images

The researchers found that these participants were three times more likely to have an unhealthy concern over their weight and use unhealthy methods to control it including purging, smoking and taking diet pills.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 19:55
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[France, UK] War-time chaplain who gave troops 'one final gasper': Legendary WWI reverend dubbed 'Woodbine Willie' spent almost his entire salary on 865,000 cigarettes for sick and dying soldiers, says new research

'Woodbine Willie', the nickname of Reverend Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, spent the equivalent of more than £43,000 on nearly one million Woodbines for the Allied forces, according to a new book. Woodbines, which were strong and unfiltered, were not widely
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 19:55
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[UK] MORRIS: Up in smoke: Is the vape shop boom about to end?

As well as increased competition, vape shop owners have had to cope with new regulations. The Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) came into force in May 2016. It was designed to protect consumers yet had unforeseen consequences. Wholesalers discounted prod
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK, Florida] How likely is your e-cigarette to explode?

In the UK, e-cigarettes have caused burns and fires, yet these cases are rare. Experts say the man who died was using a particular kind of vape pen, known as a mechanical mod, which is not that common in the UK.
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[UK] Vaping helps smokers quit - even if they don't want to, study finds

Some 17 per cent of e-cigarette users once enjoyed smoking and had no intention of quitting, a study found today. Lead author Dr Caitlin Notley, from the University of East Anglia, said: 'They hadn't intended to quit smoking and had tried vaping on a wh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:26
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[UK] Campaign to tackle illicit tobacco reports hundreds of tip offs

Hundreds of people have come forward with tip offs about illegal tobacco following the launch of a local initiative. Since the Keep it Out campaign was launched in the North East in November, local authority trading standards teams have received more th
Talking Retail (uk)
added Jun 20, 2018 14:21
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[UK] How vaping helps even hardened smokers quit

Vaping helps people stop smoking—even when they don't want to, according to new research from the University of East Anglia. A study published today shows that smokers who switch to vaping may be better able to stay smoke-free in the long term. And th
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:39
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[UK] Devon men jailed after £12m international tobacco smuggling operation used fridges and vacuum cleaners

Two men from Devon have been jailed for their role in a gang who smuggled illegal tobacco hidden inside fridges, microwaves and vacuum cleaners to evade £12m in tax. Ivybridge man Kyle Langdon, 31, was jailed for two years and Andrew Carver-Trotter, 35,
DevonLive (uk)
added Jun 19, 2018 12:50
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[UK] Effects on abstinence of nicotine patch treatment before quitting smoking: parallel, two arm, pragmatic randomised trial

Evidence was insufficient to confidently show that nicotine preloading increases subsequent smoking abstinence. The beneficial effect seems to have been masked by a concurrent reduction in the use of varenicline in people using nicotine preloading, and fu
British Medical Journal
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
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[UK] Cigarette smoking hit and run driver knocks over two elderly women at a bus stop by reversing into them with a SCOOTER

A cigarette smoking hit and run driver runs over two elderly women at a bus stop The man, driving an assisted mobility scooter, then drives off of unperturbed Stunned passersby rush to help the stricken women laying sprawled on the floor Both women are
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
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