Action on Smoking and Health

Tag Archives: Nicotine

Use of e-cigarettes among adults in Great Britain 2017

This fact sheet reports the results of the ASH Smokefree GB surveys on the use of e-cigarettes among adults in Great Britain. ASH included questions on e-cigarette use in this annual survey starting in 2010 with questions addressed only to smokers.

Use of e-cigarettes among adults in Great Britain 2017

Smoking and Mental Health

There is a strong association between smoking and mental health conditions.  However, people with mental health conditions are generally able to quit smoking if they are given evidenced-based support.  December 2016.

Smoking and Mental Health



Nicotine and Addiction

A comprehensive look at why and how nicotine is so addictive. This fact sheet examines the mental and physical aspects of nicotine addiction.  March 2018.

08. Nicotine and Addiction

What’s in a cigarette?

Cigarettes look deceptively simple but in fact they are highly engineered products, designed to deliver a steady dose of nicotine to the smoker.  Oct 2014.

12. What's in a cigarette?

Stopping smoking: ASH’s top tips

ASH’s top tips to help you stop smoking.  Sept 2014.

24. Stopping smoking - ASH'S 15 Tips