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[UK] Maternity units 'could prevent 600 stillbirths a year in England'

About 600 stillbirths a year in England could be prevented if maternity units followed national best practice, the health service said. NHS England said practical steps including reducing smoking in pregnancy, and better monitoring of babies’ growth and
Press Association (uk)
added Jul 30, 2018 16:19
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Malia Obama develops a taste for UK fashion as she goes on a date with her British boyfriend in £130 Dr Martens boots and a mini dress in Mayfair

Mr Farquharson is pictured smoking a cigarette as he walks hand in hand with Miss Obama along a central London street
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:49
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[USA] Stop 'super-cool' e-cigarette from taking off among kids, UK told

Anti-tobacco campaigners are calling for the UK government to act to prevent a new kind of e-cigarette with a super-cool image from taking off among children, as it has done already in America. In the United States, where Juul has been accused of luring
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 28, 2018 16:49
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[UK] Warning after shocking number of potentially dangerous cigarettes found in Burton

Staffordshire County Council's trading standards team seized a total of a quarter of a million illicit cigarettes and 56kg of tobacco across the county - hitting the taxpayers' pockets by £2million in lost duty.
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44
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[UK] Budget slashed as plans to launch digital stop smoking service approved in Sandwell

Councillors met to discuss Sandwell's Stop Smoking service Smokers in Sandwell wanting to 'do it alone' could soon be offered self-help online after councillors agreed to re-commission its Stop Smoking service.
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Jul 27, 2018 14:14
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[UK] NHS 'Stop Smoking' ads working in Essex

Half of young people surveyed in Essex say they've been put off taking up smoking by the NHS 'Stop Smoking' adverts on TV. The YEAH!3 report, by Healthwatch Essex, found the adverts had discouraged them from ever taking up smoking and others said that c
Heart (uk)
added Jul 26, 2018 13:33
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[Ireland, UK] A cautionary tale

The New Nicotine Alliance (UK) has welcomed ‘the bold vision’... ‘The NNA applauds Sir Kevin’s bold vision of the increased role that tobacco harm reduction could play in the future of tobacco control policy and calls on Under-Parliamentary Secretary of
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[UK] Number of raids by Serious Fraud Office triples

“The SFO is adopting an increasingly aggressive stance in its investigation and pursuit of white collar crime,” said Barry Vitou, head of white collar defence at the law firm Greenberg Traurig...SFO has opened a number of probes...British American Tobacco
Financial Times (uk)
added Jul 26, 2018 00:46
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[UK] Bexley residents not keen on smoking, survey finds

A study of 1,500 residents by Bexley council between February and March found an overwhelming majority of people wanted to see smoking banned in public areas. An enormous 92 per cent of people want to cut down or ban smoking in children's play areas (wh
News Shopper (uk)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:44
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[UK] *THIS* is what we’re talking about when we ask people not to drop cigarettes on dry grass.

The London Fire Brigade has today issued an urgent safety warning following the largest grass fire in its history and a series of other grass fires across the capital. Firefighters are concerned that there will be further incidents if the public doesn’t
Parikiaki (uk)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:42
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