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[UK] LANGLEY: Tobacco harm reduction: Making sure no one gets left behind

A key issue is how to facilitate the uptake of e-cigarette use among those who are most likely to benefit from them. In the UK e-cigarettes are used by a significant proportion of adult smokers and ex-smokers, and have been widely endorsed.(3-6) They are
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 5, 2018 16:44
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[UK] Doncaster man sentenced for smuggling illegal tobacco

A man from Doncaster has been sentenced after he was caught taking delivery of almost 850 kilos of illegal tobacco at a storage unit. James Brennan, 46, of Grange View, Doncaster, was arrested by HM Revenue and Customs officers after he was caught colle
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 5, 2018 15:02
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[UK, USA] U.K. Gov’t Report Finds E-Cigarettes ‘Substantially Less Harmful,’ Urges Deregulation

FDA has been conducting a "nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes" to minors and convinced eBay to remove JUUL listings from its website. The U.K. parliament report, however, found concerns about the dangers of e-cigarettes are unfoun
Washington Free Beacon
added Sep 5, 2018 14:47
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[UK] How your heart age is key to heart attack or stroke risk

Public Health England is urging people over 30 to take an online test to find out their heart age, which indicates if they are at increased risk of suffering a heart attack or a stroke...One year after quitting smoking, a person's risk of heart disease i
BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2018 19:33
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[UK] Smoking is costing Cornwall 1,000 lives a year and costing £121million

Cornwall has higher numbers of smokers in all categories - including teenagers and pregnant women - than the national averages.
Cornwall Live (uk)
added Sep 4, 2018 19:31
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[UK] Smoke-free zones to be introduced near Barnsley primary schools

Signs will be put up at the schools reminding parents not to smoke Smoke-free zones are set to be introduced outside 80 primary schools in Barnsley. The move is an extension of a council scheme which has already been implemented in the town.
BBC Online
added Sep 3, 2018 14:43
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[Croatia, UK] Endurance smokers go for the slow burn

Competitors will have to keep their cigar lit for three hours and six minutes to beat the record...Some 200 competitors from 36 nations will light up today in the “grand final” of one of the least health-conscious endurance sports at the ninth Cigar Smok
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 2, 2018 13:05
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[UK] Terminally ill cancer patient shows effects of smoking 300,000 cigarettes in a lifetime

Martial arts expert Anthony Pillage, 57, has smoked more than 300,000 cigarettes...has shared harrowing pictures and videos during his final months of living...‘Over 600 people have said they have given up smoking and the way they have written it I believ
Metro Café (uk)
added Aug 31, 2018 15:34
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[UK] WILLIAMS: Smoke and hashtags: Tobacco’s love of social media shows it can’t be trusted

“tobacco companies have been undermining, on all levels and at every occasion, the [FCTC] parties’ efforts to promote development and improve the health of their populations. They should therefore not be viewed as stakeholders in the development of any to
TheLondonEconomic (uk)
added Aug 31, 2018 13:41
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[UK] Smoking makes you ugly: Survey found those who smoke are less attractive to the opposite sex

Researchers from the University of Bristol have stated that smokers are perceived as “less attractive” by the opposite sex. This was the result of a study of 500 participants who were presented with the faces of 23 sets of identical twins, including a ma
NaturalNews Network
added Aug 31, 2018 01:41
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