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[UK] Daily e-cigarette users 'twice as likely' to suffer heart attack, finds study

The findings come after a Government report released in August recommended that patients should switch to e-cigarettes if it was not possible to quit smoking altogether. The new study, carried out by researchers at George Washington University in Washin
Pulse (uk)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:15
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VIDEO: Cancer Research UK's awareness roadshow heads to Preston

“The roadshow is a chance for us to talk to people about steps they can take to help reduce their risk of cancer through changes like stopping smoking, reducing alcohol intake or being more active. “As well as leaflets, we have lots of props so visitors c
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:25

[UK] UP IN SMOKE Budget documents reveal tobacco tax shake-up for smokeless cigarettes

[PMI] told The Sun: “We welcome this announcement by HM Treasury of a new category for heated tobacco and the rate that is significantly lower than cigarettes. This will help smokers to understand that there is a difference between cigarettes and heated t
The Sun (uk)
added Oct 31, 2018 18:34

[UK] Love Island's Laura Anderson is teased for 'thinking she's a bride' in princess gown... yet tarnishes her ethereal look by puffing a cigarette at Pride Of Britain Awards

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 23:07

[UK] MITCHELL: Philip Morris’ cigarette ad – a classic case of smokes and mirrors

So, by implication, the firm is still keen to sell cigarettes in other parts of the world, where the public is perhaps less conscious of their life-shortening effects. But in the UK, the jig is up and so the company is hoping to find other pointless addi
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 22:46

[UK] Brent Council launches campaign against paan spitting

the council has urged users not to spit out the mixture onto roads and pavements as it is both unpleasant and can leave a distinctive red stain. Cllr Krupa Sheth, responsible for the environment at Brent Council, said the move highlights that such action
Harrow Times (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 20:29

[UK] FAG END Budget 2018 – Cost of cigarettes soar to £10 a pack as Chancellor hikes tobacco tax

Hammond is now raising the tobacco duty by two per cent above September's inflation rate of 2.4 per cent, which adds roughly 24p, excluding inflation, to a pack of cigarettes from 6pm tonight. Hand rolling tobacco will increase by an additional one per-
The Sun (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 20:27
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[UK] ASH comment on Budget: Missed opportunity

ASH is disappointed that the Chancellor has not increased the annual tobacco tax escalator from 2% to 5% above inflation (RPI) as recommended by ASH and the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies in its submission to the Chancellor.[2] Reducing the aff
ASH London (uk)
added Oct 30, 2018 20:26

[UK] Huge haul of illicit cigarettes hidden Walsall shops found during police raid

Officers stormed a number of shops in Walsall – unearthing thousands upon thousands of pounds worth of illicit cigarettes. Sniffer dog, Scamp, took the lead as the Springer Spaniel seized over 23,000 illegal cigarettes from two stores in Walsall followi
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 15:57

[UK] VIDEO: Half of fatal house fires caused by dropped cigarettes or smoking materials

More than half of all recent fatal house fires in West Yorkshire were caused by dropped cigarettes or other smoking materials. A recent review of fatal house fires by West Yorkshire Fire Service found that of the 53 people to have died in accidental hou
Halifax Courier / Halifax Today (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 15:54
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