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ASH Daily News 20 October 2017

UK North East: Hospitals back bid to cut smoking numbers MPs discuss e-cigarettes in Tobacco Control Plan debate Tobacco Retailers’ Alliance publish report on illicit tobacco International Philip Morris shares slides after guidance cut and missed earnings Japan: Survey shows over 30% of lung cancer patients exposed to passive smoking Parliamentary Activity Backbench debate on […]

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ASH Daily News 19 October 2017

UK North East: Middlesbrough shisha lounge fined for indoor smoking Yorkshire: Thousands of illicit cigarettes found in raid Channel Islands: ‘No if’s or butts’ for Guernsey smokers Convenience stores to “Make space for the vapes” International Indonesia to raise tobacco excise by 10% on average in 2018 Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions   UK North East: […]

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ASH Daily News 18 October 2017

UK Hertfordshire: Clinical Commissioning Groups policy on non-urgent surgery for smokers and obese Firm fined £4,000 for ‘unsafe’ cigarettes Bristol: Southmead Hospital ditches ‘smokefree’ policy with two shelters installed Scotland: Pregnant smokers in Glasgow could be offered cash incentives to quit International USA: Health Groups Can’t Intervene in Fight Over Tobacco Warning Labels Parliamentary Activity […]

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ASH Daily News 17 October 2017

UK Alert over smoking link to bladder cancer International Pressure on ILO to stop taking funds from the tobacco industry Canada: Study finds smoking costs 45,400 lives and C$16.2bn in a year Canada: Integration of smoking cessation within CT lung cancer screenings shows life-saving results Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions   UK Alert over smoking link […]

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ASH Daily News 16 October 2017

UK Sales of vape starter kits soar by 37% as Stoptober campaign embraces e-cigarettes JTI removes 30th gantry following illicit tobacco seizures Liverpool: Experts at the Royal College of General Practitioners annual conference discuss benefits of e-cigarettes Bristol: “I knew I needed to quit when I realised I was spending the equivalent of a mortgage […]

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ASH Daily News 13 October 2017

UK The Lancet’s take on PMI-funded “Foundation for a Smoke-Free World” New Tobacco Control Plan for Lancashire unveiled by county council International The Tax Benefits of Big Tobacco’s New Technology May Flame Out USA: New York state schools to hold first ‘Seen Enough Tobacco Day’ Bulgaria: Economic damage to Bulgaria from smoking could equal as […]

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ASH Daily News 12 October 2017

UK House of Lords debates smoking on Love Island Booker Group revenues rise despite sharp drop in tobacco sales Heat-not-Burn devices receiving increased attention International USA: Smokers with high psychological distress are smoking less and more are trying to quit Australia: Indigenous smoking deaths on the rise despite number of smokers reducing Thailand bans smoking […]

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ASH Daily News 11 October 2017

UK British Psychological Society report says e-cigarettes ‘should be promoted as a means of stopping smoking’ Black County: Raids find illicit tobacco and alcohol Scotland: Murray Royal Hospital now smokefree Newcastle United backs Stoptober campaign All-Party Parliamentary Carbon Monoxide Group calls for a greater effort to increase awareness of carbon monoxide poisoning International Researchers identify […]

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ASH Daily News 10 October 2017

UK New ashtray ballot boxes use cigarette butts to vote Northern Ireland: Drop in clinic taking place in Derry to help people quit smoking Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham backs Stoptober campaign International Ireland: Raising legal age to 21 ‘would deter teenage smokers’ USA: Study shows thirdhand smoke damages mice brain and liver   UK New […]

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ASH Daily News 9 October 2017

UK Businesswoman reveals how she discovered ethical investment Devon: Quit smoking this Stoptober with help from the NHS Lancaster man vapes his way to marathon success Smoking is among the most likely things to cause a fire International Philippines: Tobacco giant pays $586 million to settle tax case Australia: Smoking during pregnancy linked to cerebral […]

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ASH Daily News 6 October

UK Hackney Council pension fund increases investment in tobacco firms Smoking at work: what can your boss do to help you quit? PMI’s Heat not Burn product prominent at Conservative Party Conference International Malawi: Tobacco losing its allure for farmers Indian one-man band blows, strums and sings against smoking Link of the Week Health matters: […]

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ASH Daily News 5 October 2017

UK Greater Manchester leads the way to help people kick the habit this Stoptober Scotland: NHS Tayside premises go smokefree Northern Ireland: Drop in smokers using cessation services International USA: These U.S. States Still Smoke More Than Any Others India: Eastern states cloud good news on smoking UK Greater Manchester leads the way to help […]

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ASH Daily News 4 October

UK London Fire Brigade welcomes support for e-cigarettes Littering smokers offered help to quit Smokers in Cumbria asked to switch to e-cigarettes for Stoptober International USA: The smoking gun in tobacco companies’ latest adverts Tobacco tax reform: at the crossroads of health and development USA: FDA clears first over-the-counter carbon monoxide breath sensor Tokyo moves […]

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ASH Daily News 3 October 2017

UK Sheffield: Mum urges pregnant women to ditch the cigarettes as hospital becomes smokefree site Smoking safety reminder after fire at Tottenham flat How exercise can help you stop smoking International Australia: Philanthropist Andrew Forrest calls for tobacco ban for under-21s Australia: Why we should pay people to stop smoking USA: Switching to e-cigarettes could […]

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ASH Daily News 2 October 2017

UK UCL report says there’s never been a better time to stop smoking Milton Keynes University Hospital goes smokefree Dorset: Anti-litter group launches campaign as hundreds of cigarette butts picked up on streets Norfolk: Support group launched to help pregnant smokers stop Scotland: Millennials are shunning drugs, drink, smoking and sex International Mexico: Study shows […]

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