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[UK] Ban on smoking and availability of spice blamed for rise in violence at Leicester Prison

Leicester Prison experienced a sharp rise in violence – including assaults on staff – after inmates were banned from smoking, according to an inspection report. The Welford Road jail became strictly non-smoking on July 24 last year.
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added May 8, 2018 15:36
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[UK] Campaign to help Muslims quit smoking before Ramadan launches in Tower Hamlets

A campaign launched by Tower Hamlets Council invites Muslims in the community to sign up to ‘Quit Tobacco Before Ramadan’ for help and support to quit smoking and chewing tobacco in the lead-up to Ramadan.
East London Lines (blog) (uk)
added May 8, 2018 15:34
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[USA] UK government 'closely monitoring' e-cigarette refills that resemble children's treats

The Department of Health and Social Care is “closely monitoring” firms selling e-cigarette liquids in England that look like children’s juice, sweets and biscuits after a major crackdown by the US Food and Drug Administration.
Pharmaceutical Journal (uk)
added May 8, 2018 15:33
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[UK, USA] E-Cigarette products made to look like sweets are being marketed at children, experts warn

They have raised concerns about refillable ‘e-liquids’ that are sold separately from the inhaler devices. One brand of liquid, Candy King Sour, looks similar to packs of Trolli or Sour Patch gummy sweets. Another, Juice Box, looks like a carton of appl
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 8, 2018 15:30
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[UK] Availability and Use of Cheap Tobacco in the United Kingdom 2002–2014: Findings From the International Tobacco Control Project [FREE FULL TEXT]

Options exist driving UK smokers to minimize their tobacco expenditure; smokers do so largely by purchasing cheap tobacco products from UK stores....Wide price ranges allowed smokers in 2014 to easily obtain cigarettes at prices comparable to 12 years pr
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 21:54
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[UK] How the playboy Prince (finally) grew up: In rare — and candid — on-the-record interviews those who know Harry best explain how the wild royal has matured into a husband-to-be

During his geography and art A-levels revision, he was partying in Kensington until 2am and puffing his way through a packet of cigarettes in an evening (he has now quit smoking for Meghan).
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 7, 2018 15:19
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[UK] From lung cancer to Cabinet in just four months: How James Brokenshire MP had a deadly tumour and a third of his organ removed, then went back to work

But it's clear he thinks the NHS focuses too much on stopping people smoking and not enough on treating what many campaigners say is an overlooked 'Cinderella cancer'. Last year there were 46,400 cases... He is now campaigning for a national screening pr
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 7, 2018 15:02
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[UK] The shocking number of pregnant women in the West Midlands who smoke

The mums-to-be who don't quit - shocking figures show one in five in some parts of the West Midlands smoke throughout their pregnancy. Analysis of figures released by NHS Digital shows that in 2017, there were 630 women in Wolverhampton recorded as smok
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added May 6, 2018 01:00
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[UK] A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Stop Smoking Interventions in Substance Use Disorder Populations undergoing treatment

Smoking cessation interventions were found to be cost-effective when applied to the SUD population, particularly when grouped-based behavioural support is offered alongside pharmacological treatment.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2018 19:04
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Death rate of under fives in UK is among the worst in Europe with British youngsters twice as likely to die as those living in Sweden

British mums-to-be are also more likely to be overweight or smoke during pregnancy.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:27
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