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ASH Daily News 29 December 2017

UK New advert from Public Health England urges smokers to quit by showing how toxic chemicals spread through the body Conservative and DUP MPs criticised for hosting receptions, lunches and dinners for tobacco companies in Parliament Local stop smoking services are suffering from budget cuts at the same time as councils invest in tobacco companies […]

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ASH Daily News 22 December 2017

UK Fire service issues Christmas safety tips International India: Supreme Court to hear plea on pictorial warning on tobacco products Thailand: Philip Morris International (PMI) says its “heated tobacco” product is different from e-cigarettes Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Question   UK Fire service issues Christmas safety tips Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service has issued […]

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ASH Daily News 21 December 2017

UK Derbyshire and Dorset: NHS figures show variations in rates of smoking during pregnancy West Sussex: Store loses alcohol license as a result of illicit tobacco seizure International USA: Reuters special report raises questions about Philip Morris International’s research into ‘heat not burn’ products and their interaction with governments Canada: Study published about potential health […]

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ASH Daily News 20 December 2017

UK Evaluating the tobacco industry’s expansion into the e-cigarette market and the concerns over its corporate behaviour How to regulate lower risk tobacco products West Midlands: Over 30,000 illicit cigarettes seized in Staffordshire London: Homerton hospital to become enitrely smokefree in the New Year International Latvia: Parliament seeks to put tobacco out of sight in […]

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ASH Daily News 19 December 2017

UK Supreme Court rules that smoking ban cannot be enforced in jails Rates of smoking during pregnancy rise on the the Isle of Wight North East: Man arrested after £20,000 illegal tobacco raid Northern Ireland: Portadown council trials new method of combating smoking litter International USA: Study shows that smoking rate has risen among Americans […]

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ASH Daily News 18 December 2017

UK Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service shares safety tips for e-cigarettes Dudley shopkeeper fined over illegal tobacco Don’t let this British success go up in smoke How to give up smoking: Top tips to help with your New Year’s resolution E-cigarettes: Rise in specialist vape shops means grocers must innovate Causes and remedies for cold […]

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ASH Daily News 15 December 2017

International Australia: Government assessment finds that nine out of ten homes in New South Wales are now smokefree Australia: Almost 40% of cancer deaths preventable Indonesia: Tobacco industry still holds grip on policy making Australia: Research shows increase in number of young smokers using rolling tobacco Link of the Week Latest findings from the National […]

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ASH Daily News 14 December 2017

UK Researcher expresses concern about evidence base for using electronic cigarettes International USA: Study finds that monetary incentives improve cessation in smokers with mental health issues USA: FDA limitations on e-cigarette marketing may be harmful and unconstitutional USA: Study raises concern about effectiveness of anti-smoking images on packaging USA: New study finds that more US […]

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ASH Daily News 13 December 2017

UK ‘Heat not burn’ products less harmful than smoking but still carry risks British Lung Foundation report calls for more hospital beds to cope with winter breathing difficulties Scotland: Senior midwife calls for all babies to be born free from the effects of tobacco International USA: How Smokefree Campuses Went Global Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions […]

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ASH Daily News 12 December 2017

UK CRUK study shows green cigarettes could stop young people smoking New Smokefree resources from Public Health England How social smoking actually affects your body International Australia: Researchers show nicotine replacement is safer for pregnant women than smoking Austria stubs out looming smoking ban in name of ‘freedom’ Sweden: Smoking reduces increase in life expectancy […]

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ASH Daily News 11 December 2017

UK Surgeon says that smoking a month before or after a breast augmentation could cause complications An effective way to quit smoking with support from your pharmacist Scotland: Crackdown on adults buying kids cigarettes in Dumbarton and the Vale International USA: Kent bans smoking and vaping at all city parks USA: Study shows trust in […]

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ASH Daily News 8 December 2017

UK Tesco running out of tobacco in some stores after collapse of distribution giant Northern Ireland: Man arrested in Derry following tobacco, cigar and streaming raids International USA: Long Beach raises smoking age to 21 Canada: Theatre receives $682 ticket after actor smokes onstage Parliamentary Activity Parliamentary Questions Link of the Week Towards a Smokefree […]

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ASH Daily News 7 December 2017

UK JTI discriminated against worker, 66, on grounds of age Holiday healthcare heroes: ‘I want to reduce the lost years of smokers’ Crackdown on adults buying cigarettes for youths International Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation Corrects Big Tobacco’s Omissions in New Ad Campaign   UK JTI discriminated against worker, 66, on grounds of age A […]

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ASH Daily News 6 December 2017

UK Smoker quits after 38 years, credits local vapestore Children’s Commissioner backs ASH Scotland charter International New Zealand: Prior exposure to smoking may affect infants’ respiratory health USA: New COPD treatment receives approval from FDA UK Smoker quits after 38 years, credits local vapestore Lorna Randall of Dorking recently quit smoking after 38 years, thanks […]

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ASH Daily News 5 December 2017

UK Efforts to beat cancer hamstrung by cuts to local stop smoking services Tobacco companies Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands scupper rescue of Palmer & Harvey Married women with children felt most benefit from smoking ban DVD advert banned due to smoking International US: Study links teen smoking & teen vaping UK Efforts to […]

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