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[UK] WHO World No Tobacco Day: why the key to quitting smoking could lie in our guts

We are in the middle of a large Medical Research Council-funded study called the Gut Hormones in Addiction Study (GHADD). This is investigating whether some of the hormones in our gut, that we know regulate our appetite and food intake, may also play a r
Imperial College London (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 14:26
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[UK] Highest number of smokers kicking habit in over a decade

MORE smokers in Hampshire are kicking the habit new research has revealed. Data released by the University College of London has shown that the number of smokers quitting in the county is at its highest rate for at least a decade. The report shows that
Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Jun 2, 2018 00:04
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[UK] Australians are smoking as much as they were three years ago despite plain packaging, e-cigarettes and the highest priced smokes in the world

Australia's falling behind the rest of the world, according to the Australian Tobacco Harm Reduction Association (ATHRA), despite numerous tax raising and deterrence initiatives. Data shows that between 2013-2016 Australia's annual smoking decline rate
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2018 00:01
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[UK] E-cigarette timebomb: Vaping is highly addictive and could cause a major health crisis in decades to come, warn lung experts

E-cigarettes could spark a major health crisis in decades to come... The panel of lung experts – from the Forum of International Respiratory Societies – wants flavourings banned as part of tougher restrictions on vaping products. They also want parks
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:28
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[UK] True cost of smoking revealed in advance of World No Tobacco Day

New data published for World No Tobacco Day 31st May, by Action on Smoking Health shows that smoking costs communities in England £12.6 billion a year [1]. The figures show the additional pressure that smoking is putting on the NHS and social care service
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:25
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[UK] Smokers flouting ban at Nuneaton's hospital

It was back in January 2016 when the George Eliot Hospital went totally smoke free, but chiefs say people are still ignoring the ban. Main reception and the entrances to Cheveral and the Maternity building are the hotspot areas for smokers lighting up.
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:13
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[UK] Royal United Hospital in Bath to ban smoking - but vaping will still be allowed

It is currently advertised as a smoke-free site but there are designated shelters for lighting up that will be removed to end the ‘conflicting messages'. Vaping will be allowed but anyone wanting to smoke will have to leave the site - a move expected t
Somerset Live (uk)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:12
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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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