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ASH Daily News for 25 October 2018

25 October 2018 UK Public health services need £3.2bn funding to reverse impact of government cuts ‘Selfish’ smoker says hospital patients should ‘walk through cloud of smoke’ into entrance above maternity ward International Ireland: Smoking led to rotten teeth among famine dead Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions UK Public health services need £3.2bn funding to reverse […]

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ASH Daily News for 24 October 2018

International Study: Heated tobacco product claims by tobacco industry scrutinised by researchers USA: E-cigarette maker Juul boosts lobbying spend amid regulatory crackdown Study: Flavoured ‘capsule cigarettes’ can lure susceptible smokers Belgian robbers asked to come back to vape shop, arrested on return Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions International Study: Heated tobacco product claims by tobacco industry […]

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ASH Daily News for 23 October 2018

UK Study: Smoking and obesity can cause ‘worrying changes’ in the womb Comment: How smoking adverts have evolved over the decades, from a gentleman’s pastime to a life threatening activity Edinburgh e-cigarette firm Vaporized to open 200 shops UK-wide International US: Juul’s social media campaign popular with teens Philip Morris aims to revive Japan sales […]

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ASH Daily News for 22 October 2018

22 October 2018 UK Philip Morris accused of hypocrisy over anti-smoking ad Convenience stores encouraged to sell e-cigarettes International Ghana: Tobacco products to bear pictorial health warnings from November Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions UK Philip Morris accused of hypocrisy over anti-smoking ad Tobacco company Philip Morris International (PMI) launch a new campaign today encouraging people […]

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ASH Daily News for 19 October 2018

UK Yorkshire: Wakefield’s Pinderfields Hospital using loudspeaker to highlight smokefree policy Young Smokers study in Southampton International German drug commissioner criticises tobacco advertising Link of the Week The E-cigarette summit 2018 UK Yorkshire: Wakefield’s Pinderfields Hospital using loudspeaker to highlight smokefree policy People smoking outside Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield are being encouraged not to smoke […]

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ASH Daily News for 18 October 2018

UK Study: UK life-expectancy rises to 23rd in world ranking South East: Hospital celebrates smoke-free anniversary International US: Lawsuit against tobacco defendants results in $43 million verdict Study: Drug developed to help smokers quit smoking without withdrawal symptoms UK Study: UK life-expectancy rises to 23rd in world ranking A new study published in The Lancet […]

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ASH Daily News for 17 October 2018

UK North East: Hard hitting campaign encourages smokers to quit North West: Illicit tobacco fraud results in 20 month sentence International Study: Father’s nicotine use can cause cognitive problems for children and grandchildren in mice UK North East: Hard hitting campaign encourages smokers to quit A new hard-hitting campaign has been launched to warn about […]

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ASH Daily News for 16 October 2018

UK BAT’s shares slump as heat-not-burn fails to take off International Study: Around half of hip-hop videos feature smoking Malaysia: cigarette prices to increase UK BAT’s shares slump as heat-not-burn fails to take off British American Tobacco has announced that revenue from smoking alternatives will miss expectations this year as it issued a more pessimistic […]

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ASH Daily News for 15 October 2018

UK Tobacco sales reps using ‘illegal’ tactics to sell their products in pubs SNP in row over conference fees from tobacco giants Claims e-cigarette packaging ‘targets children’ International Tobacco groups drag on the FTSE Study: E-cigarette flavours could increase lung inflammation in mice Study: Tobacco heating products and e-cigarettes cause less staining to teeth than […]

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ASH Daily News for 12 October 2018

UK Study: E-cigarette use shifts towards lower socioeconomic groups London: Smokers to be scanned in supermarket car parks in pioneering bid to cut lung cancer deaths Link of the Week Blog: Tobacco smoke and environmental injustice UK Study: E-cigarette use shifts towards lower socioeconomic groups A new study published in the journal Addiction has found […]

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ASH Daily News for 11 October 2018

UK Stoke on Trent: illegal cigarettes seized International Malaysia to ban smoking in all restaurants and hawker stalls from Jan 1 2019 Makers of Marlboro to buy a stake in Canadian cannabis producer Aphria E-cigarette market is estimated to reach $44.6 billion by 2023 UK Stoke on Trent: illegal cigarettes seized A haul of illegal […]

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ASH Daily News for 10 October 2018

UK Scotland: Shoe box cigarette smuggler gets community payback order South West: Premises visited in illegal alcohol and tobacco search International Daily Bulletin 3: Framework Convention Alliance at the WHO FCTC Meeting of the Parties Opinion: Nicotine is a healthier habit than tobacco Hong Kong to impose full ban on e-cigarettes and other new tobacco […]

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ASH Daily News for 9 October 2018

UK Brexit: How ‘no deal’ could change tobacco warnings International Daily Bulletin 2: Framework Convention Alliance at the WHO FCTC Meeting of the Parties Ireland: Tax rise on cigarettes in budget UK Brexit: How ‘no deal’ could change tobacco warnings The government has announced that the current graphic warnings on cigarette packets will be replaced […]

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ASH Daily News for 8 October 2018

UK New anti-smoking TV adverts hit the screens BBC investigation: Children sold vaping products Vapers to get the same insurance rates as non-smokers for the first time International WHO vows broader action against tobacco industry interference Daily Bulletin 1: Framework Convention Alliance at the WHO FCTC Meeting of the Parties Daily Bulletin 6: Framework Convention […]

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ASH Daily News for 5 October 2018

UK Norfolk: Shop owner admits selling counterfeit cigarettes from Great Yarmouth shop International Daily Bulletin 5: Framework Convention Alliance at the WHO FCTC conference of the parties Australia: senior advisor to former prime minister lobbying for PMI, but role ‘invisible’ under lobbying regime USA: Juul files lawsuit against ‘Copy-Cat Products’ marketing to underage users Link […]

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