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[France, UK] Children exposed to second-hand smoke are more likely to develop arthritis as adults, groundbreaking study claims

French medical experts reported there is a 79 percent increase in the hazard ratio for children exposed to passive smoking. This is the first study to suggest there is a connection between the painful condition and early exposure to second-hand smoke.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 17:09
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[UK] Smoking kills more Hull people than almost anywhere else in the country

The death-rate for lighting up in the city is more than 20 per cent higher than the national average according to new figures released today by NHS England. In total, 485 adults in every 100,000 people die as a direct result of smoking each year on aver
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 13:55

Adult smoking habits in the UK: 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

1. Main points In 2016, of all adult survey respondents in the UK, 15.8% smoked which equates to around 7.6 million in the population. Of the constituent countries, 15.5% of adults in England smoked; for Wales, this figure was 16.9%; Scotland, 17.7% and
Office for National Statistics (ONS) (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 13:54

Adult smoking habits in the UK: 2016

Cigarette smoking among adults including the proportion of people who smoke including demographic breakdowns, changes over time, and e-cigarettes.
added Jun 16, 2017 13:52

Smoking rate in UK falls to second-lowest in Europe

said there were now more than half a million fewer smokers in England than in 2015 and that the UK had the second-lowest smoking rate in Europe after Sweden. He added: “What is really fantastic news is that this steep decline is even greater among young
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 16, 2017 13:51

[UK] 'OK I'm too skinny.... I am in so much pain': Chloe Lattanzi addresses that 'unhealthy' picture and reveals she was 'sobbing for an hour' after being criticised online

'For some reason my last post had people upset because they thought I was smoking a cigarette. It was a joint,' the marijuana farmer explained in her post.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 23:55

[UK] Statistics on Smoking England: 2017 (PDF)

•There were estimated to be around 474 thousand hospital admissions attributable to smoking, which was an increase from 458 thousand in 2005/06. •As a proportion of all admissions, this has fallen to 4% from 6% in 2005/06. Deaths (2015) •There were
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 21:02

[UK] Statistics on Smoking, England - 2017 [NS]

The report aims to present a broad picture of health issues relating to smoking in England and covers topics such as smoking prevalence, habits, behaviours and attitudes among adults and school children, smoking-related ill health and mortality and smokin
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 21:00
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[UK] Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group media release: smoking during pregnancy rates

Good progress has been made in recent years to reduce rates of smoking in pregnant women and it is unclear why they should have stalled in the last 12 months. However, the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group [3], a coalition of health charities working
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:59
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[UK] Statistics on Women’s Smoking Status at Time of Delivery, England - Quarter 4, 2016-17

• 10.5 per cent of pregnant women were known to be smokers at the time of delivery. This compares to 10.6 per cent for the previous year (2015/16), and is down from 15.1 per cent in 2006/07. • This is the second consecutive year that the prop
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:58
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