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[UK] Devastated Corrie stars continue filming as fans pay tribute to actress Liz Dawn - who played Vera Duckworth for 34 years - after she dies aged 77 following long battle with emphysema

In recent years she had been battling the debilitating lung condition emphysema after years of smoking and left Corrie in 2008.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 1, 2017 01:08
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[Asia, Mid-east] UAE doctors stand firm over e-cigarettes despite UK backing

Annual 'Stoptober' campaign to feature controversial e-cigarettes for the first time in UK as UAE ban continues
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Sep 30, 2017 01:26
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[UK] Can the quit smoking dip be turned around?

“Community pharmacies have a great track record in helping people stop smoking, but there is no doubt that budget cuts have resulted in the decommissioning of some services,” says a National Pharmacy Association spokesperson.
P3 magazine (uk)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:33
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[UK] Shisha lounge in Middlesbrough closes after owner prosecuted

Mansoor Hussain, 32, owner of The Lounge on Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough, was fined £200 and ordered to pay £686...He has since closed the Lounge, but his nephew has now set up a new shisha lounge and sports cafe, with an outdoor terrace, in the forme
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:28
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[UK] Quit success rates in England 2007-2017 [docx]

The improvement in success rates was exclusively in those with lower socioeconomic status. A previous analysis of Smoking Toolkit Study data collected predominantly in 2007 reported that smokers in lower socioeconomic groups were as likely as those in hi
Smoking in Britain Journal (uk)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:27
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[UK] Quit success rates in England 2007-2017

Smoking in Britain Journal (uk)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:24
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[UK] Quitting at ‘decade high’ as smokers prepare for Stoptober

New data published in a University College of London (UCL) report shows quitting success rates are up to 19.8% for the first 6 months of this year, significantly higher than the average for the last 10 years (15.7%). The figures show, in particular, tha
LocalGov.co.uk (uk)
added Sep 29, 2017 16:23
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[UK] Pensioner died during Lockleaze house fire started by cigarette in bedroom

The 87-year-old, who lived alone at the address, was a heavy smoker and is believed to have started the fire by dropping a lit cigarette while in his room.
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Sep 28, 2017 15:03
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[UK] Just OneSmallStep to Stoptober success

The OneSmallStep healthy lifestyle service, commissioned by Devon County Council, is supporting the national stop smoking campaign – Stoptober – to encourage and inspire people to put smoking behind them this October.
Devonshire County Council News Centre (uk)
added Sep 28, 2017 15:02
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[UK] Models of delivery for stop smoking services: Options and evidence (PDF)

This briefing is intended to support directors of public health ... In it we: • describe interventions to support smokers to stop and evidence of effectiveness (service components) • set out the different models for delivering these interventions cur
GOV.UK
added Sep 27, 2017 22:52
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