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Published: Published: Weds,31st July 2012
A window fitter who was caught smoking in his work vehicle has been fined by a Magistrates Court in Milton Keynes…
Published: Published: Weds,11th July 2012
A survey of parents who smoke has found that the stress caused by their misbehaving children is the main reason cited for lighting up in front of them …
Published: Published: Monday, 9th July 2012
A recent study undertaken at University College London has found that claims that women find it more difficult than men to quit smoking are in fact a myth. The research study into the abilities between the genders to …
Published: Published: Monday, 25th June 2012
A scheme which offers smokers cash as an incentive to quit smoking is being hailed a resounding success. The trial, which has been running as a pilot scheme in Dundee in …
Published: Thursday, 31st May 2012
It has been revealed that a record number of people in Scotland attempted to quit smoking in the past year. Figures from the Scottish Government indicate that some 108,268 people tried …
Published: Monday, 28th May 2012
An American study has found that there could be a link between mothers smoking in pregnancy and ‘high functioning’ autism in babies. A study by Dr Amy Kalkbrenner found that mothers …
Published: Thursday, 24th May 2012
A study has found that the health warnings displayed on packets of cigarettes help smokers who have quit to stay away from cigarettes. The study, conducted by researchers in …
Published: Monday, 21st May 2012
If you thought the price of a packet of cigarettes was expensive in the UK, the price being considered by the New Zealand government will make you think again. The government …
Published: Thursday, 17th May 2012
A report released last month has revealed the true extent of the black market trade on alcohol and cigarettes in the UK. The report by the Taxpayers’ Alliance analysed figures from …
Published: Wednesday, 9th May 2012
The mayor of New York has proposed a new smoking regulation on residential buildings that could outlaw people from smoking in their own apartment. If passed, the bill would …
Published: Thursday, 3rd May 2012
The plain packaging law that is due to be introduced in Australia later this year is facing a fresh challenge as legal action by four of the largest tobacco companies …
Published: Monday, 30th April 2012
The smoking ban in New York is to extend even further, it has been announced. A further 178 outdoor areas will become smoke-free, including parks, beaches …
Published: Thursday, 26th April 2012
After much discussion and controversy, a ban on the display of cigarettes and tobacco products came into force in large supermarkets in England and Wales on …
Published: Monday, 23rd April 2012
Pro-smoking groups and tobacco companies will no doubt be preparing for the next battle in the ongoing war against tobacco legislation, as rumours abound that the …
Published: Thursday, 19th April 2012
The rate of lung cancer amongst women in the UK is continuing to rise despite the dramatic reduction in the rate of smoking over the past 30 years…
Published: Tuesday, 17th April 2012
Packets of cigarettes that displayed a photograph resembling England Footballer John Terry are …
Published: Thursday, 12th April 2012
The Supreme Court in Florida has ruled that a tobacco company, which has been ordered to …
Published: Tuesday, 4nd April 2012
The smoking ban in Scotland has led to improvements in health according to prominent anti-smoking …
Published: Monday, 2nd April 2012
The government have released a new television campaign which is aimed at highlighting the dangers of …
Published: Monday, 26th March 2012
It is claimed that in some parts of the UK, up to one in seven packets of cigarettes could be illegal; either in the form of …
Published: Thursday, 22nd March 2012
A recent study has found a link between smoking in men and a quicker decline …
Published: Monday, 19th March 2012
You know the feeling. You’ve got a couple of minutes to spare and …
Published: Monday, 12th March 2012
A research paper has claimed that…
Published: Monday, 5th March 2012
Smoking is an addictive activity…
Published: Monday, 13th February 2012
The number of fatal heart attacks has significantly decreased over the last few years, research shows.
Published: Tuesday, 7th February 2012
A few tips to help you give up smoking…
Published: Monday, 30th January 2012
As more people look to quit smoking this year, the NHS relaunches their Quit Kit campaign, with TV adverts.
Published: Thursday, 26th January 2012
The Christmas party period and New Year’s Resolutions mean people are searching for the healthier and cheaper smoking alternative.
Published: Monday, 16th January 2012
A study has found that cigarettes, cakes and other treats have an effect on your body within a mere matter of minutes.
Published: Monday, 9th January 2012
A new report released earlier this month from Cancer Research UK has identified smoking as the most significant cause of 100,000 preventable cancers diagnosed in the UK each year.
Published: Tuesday, 3rd January 2012
Recent research published in The Daily Record has shown smoking rates in the poorest Scottish communities remains at a higher rate than elsewhere in the UK.
Published: Monday, 19th December 2011
Leading tobacco studies professor warns over 35′s of dangers of continuing to smoke.
Published: Tuesday, 13th December 2011
Australia become first country to pass law on plain cigarette packaging.
Published: Tuesday, 6th December 2011
Since their release, e-cigarettes have proved to be both a stop smoking aid and a replacement cigarette.
Published: Monday, 28th November 2011
Recent research has proved that e cigarette usage can help to reduce the cravings and level of dependency on nicotine.
Published: Tuesday, 22nd November 2011
The cigarette vending machine ban in UK public places has seen cornershop cigarette sales increase.
Published: Wednesday, 21st September 2011
Horrifying footage of a 2 year old boy smoking cigarettes, with his parents actively encouraging his addiction.
Published: Thursday, 15th September 2011
Electronic cigarette manufacturers today received a boost in their campaign for smokeless nicotine cigarettes to be accepted as genuine ‘quit smoking’ products, after a government task force recommended their use for people trying to stop smoking. The Nudge Unit believes the e-cigarettes provided a more realistic approach to quitting than other NHS approved methods.
Published: Thursday, 15th September 2011
E-cigarettes are generally seen as the most accurate smoking alternative product, but press reports and scientific studies have suggested that they possess a greater health risk than traditional cigarettes. The major electronic cigarette brands are challenging these preconceptions by increasing the quality control procedures for e-cigarettes.
Published: Saturday, 20th August 2011
4 years on since the UK smoking ban took affect, Electronic Cigarettes are starting to make their mark, with year-on-year sales increasing by 30%. Government warnings, NHS costs and increased taxes are convincing people to choose e-cigs as their smoking alternative.
Published: Friday, 22nd July 2011
A study by Health Canada, reported in The Independent, found that male mice exposed to cigarette smoke in a way that simulates passive smoking saw a major increase in mutations within the DNA of their sperm cells.
Published: Friday, 15th July 2011
Some history to ponder about the next time you switch on your electronic cigarette, from Sir Walter Raleigh to Native Americans, ElectronicCigarettes.co.uk focus highlight how tobacco smoking became so popular in the UK.
Published: Friday, 8th July 2011
According to a recent analysis by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the depiction of smoking has dropped precipitously in Hollywood films over the last five years.
Published: Friday, 1st July 2011
Nicotine… every fan of electronic cigarettes is intimately familiar with the substance that lies at the heart of the smoking experience, and yet it retains an air of mystery too. Just what is nicotine?
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