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[UK] Smokefree generation is 'now within sight', officials say as new figures show 66,000 adults gave up the bad habit in six months (so where in England is the most successful for trying to quit?)

Nearly 66,000 adults quit the bad habit over 6 months with the help of the NHS But there was a stark divide in success rates across England, the data showed Cumbria had the lowest rates of success (23%) and Slough had the highest (85%)
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:44
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Cancer shame as UK survival rates lag behind the rest of the world: Demand for action to close 'appalling' gulf with other countries

Study, published in The Lancet journal, analysed records of 37.5million patients The pancreatic cancer survival rate in the US is nearly twice as high as in the UK
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:41
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[UK] Smokefree generation is 'now within sight', officials say as new figures show 66,000 adults gave up the bad habit in six months (so where in England is the most successful for trying to quit?)

Nearly 66,000 adults quit the bad habit over 6 months with the help of the NHS But there was a stark divide in success rates across England, the data showed Cumbria had the lowest rates of success (23%) and Slough had the highest (85%)
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:21
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[UK] Statistics on NHS Stop Smoking Services in England April 2017 to September 2017

•134,101 people set a quit date and at the 4 week follow-up 65,876 people (49 per cent) had successfully quit (self-reported) . •72 per cent of these successful quitters had their results confirmed by Carbon Monoxide verification . •Quitting success incr
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:21
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[UK] CHIVERS: Vaping is not as bad for you as smoking, and it's a public health disaster that people are being led to believe otherwise

If you smoke, and want to live a long life, stop smoking. If you want to stop smoking, you will probably find it easier to quit if you turn to e-cigarettes, or “vaping”. Vaping is not completely harmless but it is far, far, far less harmful for you than
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:20
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[UK] Smoking ban and staff shortage led to Wiltshire prison riot, court told

A ban on smoking and short-staffing led to a prison riot with inmates causing “many thousands of pounds worth of damage”, a court has heard. Luke Needham, 30, Andrew Alford, 41, and Deno Harrison, 23, are on trial at Winchester Crown Court charged with
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:11
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[UK] Smoking ban leads to Spice uptake

Since the smoking-ban came to Whitemoor there have been more Spice-related incidents. Over the Christmas period two prisoners here were badly burnt from smoking Spice pure, with one of them having 60% burns. How many more people need to die before somethi
Inside Time (uk)
added Jan 31, 2018 04:04
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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: These products are safer than cigarettes – why don’t the regulators want to know?

And so we have two products which are manifestly less harmful than cigarettes, both of which have a track record of getting people to stop smoking. One is illegal in the EU. The other is illegal in the USA. Neither of them can be labelled as less harmful
The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33
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Inside the UK's first 'legal' Cannabis club: Founder charges £35-a-year for people to smoke drugs and play pool in a scheme BACKED by police

Michael Fisher set up Teesside Cannabis Club four years ago, and says 'the world is a very different place' since then. The 'legal' club is based in Durham Constabulary's policing area - one of five forces in Britain which no longer actively pursues cann
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:50
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[UK] Smoking hot passion? Amber Davies continues to spark Pete Wicks romance rumours as they get VERY close during cigarette break at NTAs

Love Island's Amber Davies and Pete Wicks did little to quash whispers as they were spotted getting close while having a cigarette outside the National TV Awards at London's O2 Arena on Tuesday evening.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:50
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