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[UK] Shock report finds smoking costs

Smoking is costing Sunderland more than £70million a year, new figures estimate today. Data published in time for World No Tobacco Day by Action on Smoking Health calculates that smoking costs the North East a massive £613.8million a year, with our city l
Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:10
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Plain Packaging on Tobacco Backfires Within First Year in the UK

In the largest public opinion poll of its kind since plain packaging was introduced, research found that UK citizens are concerned their government has imported a failed policy from Australia1 without fully evaluating the potential negative consequences2
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Jun 1, 2018 05:47
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[UK] The true cost of smoking to North East NHS revealed

The true cost of smoking in the North East's been revealed on World No Tobacco Day. New data published today shows the habit costs our region over 613 million pounds a year. The figures reveal the additional pressure smoking is putting on hospitals and
Sun FM 103.4 (uk)
added May 31, 2018 15:04
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[UK] Russell Crowe, 54, is worlds away from his Gladiator days as he smokes a cigarette during stroll with his assistant in London

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 30, 2018 19:38
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[UK] Separation increases the risk of an early death by nearly 50%: Divorcees are more likely to take up smoking and no longer exercise, study finds

Separating from a spouse increases people's risk of passing away early due to them being more likely to take up smoking and no longer exercising, a study found. They are thought to adopt these habits as a result of them having less life satisfaction, th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 30, 2018 19:38
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[UK] Do you know how to travel with E-cigarettes?

Navigating the law can be confusing for vapers who want to take their e-cigarettes abroad. JAC Vapour, the Edinburgh based e-cigarette manufacturer, suggests the following advice: Before you go
North-West Evening Mail (uk)
added May 30, 2018 18:00
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[UK] New signs in Harrogate urging us not to smoke around kids

Signs aimed at persuading people not to smoke in children’s play areas are being installed in parks across Harrogate district, following a successful trial last year. They carry the message: ‘We play here. Please don’t smoke in our play area’.
Stray FM 97.2 FM (uk)
added May 30, 2018 12:42
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[UK] Health board supports use of e-cigarettes to tackle smoking in borough

South Tyneside health bosses have supported plans to help smokers kick the habit by promoting the use of e-cigarettes. The plans were heard at the area’s health and wellbeing board, led by South Tyneside Council leader Iain Malcolm. Coun Iain Malcolm. Pub
Shields Gazette (uk)
added May 29, 2018 14:24
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[UK] ‘Tobacco and alcohol are a blight on Sunderland’ - city leaders debate plans to tackle £94.6million smoking problem

Sunderland’s smoking prevalence rate stands at 18% for 2016/17 – slightly higher than the national average of 15.5 per cent. In 2016/17, 487 women in Sunderland were recorded as smoking at the time they gave birth – equating to 17.2% and almost double t
Scarborough Evening News (uk)
added May 29, 2018 14:01
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[UK, UK-Scotland] How do we stop people smoking at the front doors of our hospitals?

we could accept, however reluctantly, that smoking will never be completely eradicated and reinstate smoking shelters, while providing access to stop smoking services and support to help people who would like to quit. In any event it is difficult to imagi
British Medical Journal
added May 29, 2018 13:56
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