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[UK] Liverpool public health officials step up drive to persuade people to quit smoking

Now that campaign is being relaunched with men being targeted through ‘Kick the Ciggies’, a football-focused initiative which features Liverpool FC legend and Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher. Women are being urged to ‘Chuck the Ciggies’ in a campaign
YBnews (uk)
added Sep 27, 2017 00:09
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[Europe, UK] UP IN SMOKE Anti-smoking adverts by Cancer Research see charity in row over barmy Brussels rules that would BAN them

The Advertising Standards Authority said that Cancer Research UK would be breaking EU law if they were promoting e-cigarettes
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 27, 2017 00:08
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[UK] Smoking quit rates highest in 10 years

Success rates for quitting smoking are at their highest level for a decade, according to a new report. Nearly 1 in 5 (19.8%) quit attempts were successful in the first half of 2017, up from an average of 15.7% over the last decade. The figures come from
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Sep 27, 2017 00:07
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[UK] Carlyle lights up race for tobacco giant P&H

A buyout firm‎ is edging closer to a rescue deal for the tobacco supplier Palmer & Harvey (P&H) that would preserve thousands of jobs. Sky News has learnt that Carlyle, the company whose British investments include the RAC breakdown service, is close t
Sky News (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 15:37
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[UK] Smoking while pregnant can make babies suffer a lifetime of being fat

The study compared five-year-olds whose mother's had started smoking in between pregnancies and the babies who were born to the smoking mothers. The body mass index (BMI) of the youngsters were compared, and the research found that those who had been e
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 26, 2017 14:36
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[UK] Bradford-based shisha lounge and nightclub Phantom Lounge ordered to shut down

Officers say its owners never obtained planning permission for the change of use of the building to a night club and shisha lounge. The Council claims noise from the shisha lounge is disturbing people living in nearby homes, “particularly late at night
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:35
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[UK] Smoke alarm warning after children escape maisonette blaze near famous Beatles recording studio

The cause of the fire, which happened near the recording studios made famous by The Beatles, is believed to have been caused by carelessly discarded smoking materials on bedding .
GetWestLondon (Trinity Mirror Southern - icCroydon) (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:32
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[UK] 1.26 million counterfeit and untaxed cigarettes seized in Nottinghamshire

The seizures have helped to bring about 79 prosecutions which have amounted to jail sentences totalling over 14 years, 2,615 hours in community service orders and £7,990 in fines. The team is made up of trading standards officers, financial investigato
West Bridgford Wire (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:30
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[UK] Student smokers urged to team up with the Quit Squad

The Quit Squad, funded by Lancashire County Council and delivered by Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust, is advising students that not only could they save money by quitting smoking they would also improve their overall health and reduce the risks of c
Champion Newspapers (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:28
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[UK] BUTTERWORTH: VAPE AWAY Vaping IS better for you than smoking cigarettes… and it’s right the government has finally admitted it

Unlike second-hand smoke from cigarettes – which is known to cause cancer – there’s no evidence that second-hand e-cigarette vapour is dangerous to others.
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 23, 2017 00:13
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