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[UK] GPs to text patients urging them to change unhealthy habits under radical new proposals from health secretary

‘But using data, both medical data – appropriately safeguarded of course for privacy reasons – and other demographic data, you can work out somebody might have a higher propensity to smoke. ‘Then you can target interventions much more closely.’ Mr Hanc
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:18
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[UK] GLANTZ: It's time to stop quoting the more than three-year-old PHE report on e-cigs

since PHE was published, we know that: E-cigs are attracting youth who would be unlikely to start nicotine with conventional cigarettes are starting with e-cigarettes. ...While some people do quit smoking with e-cigarettes, for most smokers, using e-cig
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 6, 2018 19:16
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[UK] VIDEO: Police remove woman from an easyJet flight to Liverpool after she 'put the whole plane in danger' by smoking in the toilet

Fellow flyers alerted cabin crew to the woman's 'erratic' behaviour as she flew from Naples to Liverpool. After reports of strange actions in her seat the woman was then found to be smoking in one of the toilets, the pilot said.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 20:18
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[UK] Tony Abbott’s former adviser’s role with Philip Morris invisible under lobbying regime

A former senior adviser to Tony Abbott is working as an in-house lobbyist for the tobacco giant Philip Morris, but flaws with the lobbying rules mean he is invisible to the oversight regime covering federal parliament. Murray Cranston was a long-time ad
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 13:52
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[UK] Alcohol, drugs and tobacco: commissioning support pack

Annual guidance on smoking, drinking and drug misuse for commissioners of tobacco control, drug and alcohol services for adults and young people.
GOV.UK
added Oct 5, 2018 13:51
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[UK] First hospital to offer addiction therapy to all smoking patients

First hospital to offer addiction therapy to all smoking patients
Nursing Times
added Oct 4, 2018 18:22
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[Europe, UK] Commission remains ‘very cautious’ toward novel tobacco products, EU official says

The European Commission remains “cautious” toward novel tobacco products and has to continue collecting evidence on their impact on public health, according to a European Commission official. EURACTIV.com reports from Austria.
EurActiv
added Oct 4, 2018 17:04
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[UK] Morecambe vape shop’s ‘Slimming World for smokers’ scheme gains NHS support

Up In Smoke offers a free “pen type e-cig” to anyone wishing to try it and has launched a ‘Smokebusters’ scheme support service... Mike explains: “We’ve been backed by Lancashire Quit Squad, which is jointly run by the NHS and Lancashire County Council.
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 15:29
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[UK] Stoptober is here - here's what happens to your body when you quit smoking

Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 03:04
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[UK] Stoptober 2018: Public Health England Campaign to quit smoking revealed

Here's all you need to know about the Stoptober campaign as well as information about the dangers of cigarette smoking, reasons to quit smoking and how to quit. Stoptober has reportedly led to hundreds of thousands of attempts to quit smoking in the UK
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 03:03
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