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Health chiefs in Wolverhampton have welcomed an increase in the duty on tobacco announced in the Budget this week.
Nov 24, 2017 Gorgeous FM (uk)
added Nov 27, 2017 15:29
Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service said the heat and smoke were "extreme". Crew Commander Ross Mann said: "Please take care when smoking and always ensure you put out your cigarettes completely and in a safe receptacle."
Nov 24, 2017 BBC Online
added Nov 27, 2017 15:26
I do not know if the Hertfordshire committee's plan will result in people losing weight and stopping smoking before surgery. What I do know is, calling a patient "Jabba the Hutt" will not work.
Nov 24, 2017 MedPage Today
added Nov 25, 2017 21:32
ONS’s new internationally-comparable “health accounts“1 show that the UK’s total healthcare spending in 2014 was £179 billion, or 9.9% of GDP. As a percentage of GDP, the UK spent less on healthcare than USA, Japan, France and Germany and a similar perc
Nov 1, 2017 Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Nov 25, 2017 04:56
Massey University professor of public health Marewa Glover says smokeless products like vapes are the key to reducing smoking rates, following a mere 0.6 percent decrease in smokers over the past year. "These new smokeless products that are much less ha
Nov 24, 2017 Newshub (nz)
added Nov 25, 2017 04:05
[UK] VAPING BAD What are the laws on vaping, are e-cigarettes bad for you and are they safer than normal tobacco?
While some studies have shown they are - in many ways - better for smokers than cigarettes, other studies have raised concerns they are encouraging a new generation of smokers. Legislation brought into law on May 21 2017 restricts the sale of e-cigarett
Nov 22, 2017 The Sun (uk)
added Nov 23, 2017 02:23
Chancellor Hammond has announced plans to jack up tobacco duty at the rate of inflation – 3% – plus a further 2%, punishing millions of smokers. Speaking to Daily Star Online, tobacco industry campaigners had called on Hammond to freeze duty on cigare
Nov 22, 2017 Daily Star (uk)
added Nov 23, 2017 00:22
Smokers will be hit with a tobacco tax that will continue to rise at inflation plus 2 per cent, the Chancellor said. There will be an additional 1 per cent duty on hand rolling tobacco this year, he announced.
Nov 22, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Nov 23, 2017 00:22
10. Fuel, fags and booze Mr Hammond must set duty rates for petrol and diesel, alongside “sin” taxes on cigarettes and alcohol. Alcohol duties are likely to rise in line with inflation, while tobacco duty is likely to continue to rise 2 percentage points
Nov 22, 2017 Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:55
CHILDREN at four primary schools have teamed up to ask adults not to smoke near school gates. The youngsters at St Andrew's, Beamont, both in Orford, St Oswald's in Padgate and Glazebury Primary schools have joined forces to back a new Smoke Free School
Nov 22, 2017 Warrington Guardian (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:38