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ASH Daily News for 27 September 2019

UK Royal Hampshire County Hospital to go smokefree this Stoptober International French tobacconists fear business will go up in smoke Ex-Health and Human Services Secretary in the US expresses concern at tobacco industry ownership of Juul Links of the week New ASH publications and updated resources UK Royal Hampshire County Hospital to go smokefree this […]

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ASH Daily News for 26 September 2019

UK Smokers require social care a decade before non-smokers Today Programme: How safe is vaping? Will you be taking part in Stoptober? International Philip Morris and Altria stub out $200bn merger US: Juul CEO steps down Imperial Brands issues profit warning after US concerns about vaping UK Smokers require social care a decade before non-smokers […]

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ASH Daily News for 25 September 2019

UK Tobacco giants still marketing cigarettes despite plain packaging legislation International USA: Massachusetts to ban sale of all vaping products for four months USA: California issues advisory notice to stop vaping UK Tobacco giants still marketing cigarettes despite plain packaging legislation New research from the Tobacco Control Research Group at the University of Bath has […]

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ASH Daily News for 24 September 2019

UK ‘Half as many Britons’ vape as smoke International British American Tobacco issued with £900m Dutch tax bill China plans controls on e-cigarettes amid health concern   UK ‘Half as many Britons’ vape as smoke The number of people vaping in the UK has reached 3.6 million – about half the number of smokers – […]

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ASH Daily News for 23 September 2019

UK Eight vaping related deaths in the US has prompted a backlash, but could the panic do more harm than good? BBC Radio 4: What are the risks of vaping? Council to cut back stop-smoking service due to funding cuts UK Eight vaping related deaths in the US has prompted a backlash, but could the […]

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ASH Daily News for 20 September 2019

UK Government reveals fastest drop in smoking rates for over a decade International US: Big tobacco keeps starting ‘grassroots’ Facebook campaigns Asian countries move to ban e-cigarettes as global backlash grows US: E-cigarette makers’ push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Link of the week Stoptober   UK Government […]

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ASH Daily News for 19 September 2019

UK Increase in non-smokers across Hampshire & the Isle of Wight as Stoptober launches Radio: Illicit tobacco in Spalding International India bans vaping Indonesia: Tobacco producers criticises Indonesia’s planned cigarette tax increase UK Increase in non-smokers across Hampshire & the Isle of Wight as Stoptober launches Smoking rates across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight […]

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ASH Daily News for 18 September 2019

UK Illegal shisha bars shut down in Manchester after raids Children’s voices used to prevent smoking outside of maternity ward at Cornwall hospital International New York state ban on flavoured e-cigarettes given final approval Seventh person’s death linked to vaping in US   UK Illegal shisha bars shut down in Manchester after raids Four illegal […]

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ASH Daily News for 17 September 2019

UK Public Health England shares vaping advice amid ban calls International Ireland: Health minister Simon Harris to ban cigarette machines and under-18 vaping USA: Study examines risk of ‘pulegone’ additive in menthol-flavoured e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products USA: California to spend $20 million on anti-vaping campaign UK Public Health England shares vaping advice amid ban […]

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ASH Daily News for 16 September 2019

UK Sajid Javid reported to advertising watchdog over no-deal Brexit cheap cigarettes tweet After six deaths in the US and bans around the world – is vaping safe? Fake cigs big problem in Gloucester International New York moves to ban sale of flavoured e-cigarettes amid health concerns UK Sajid Javid reported to advertising watchdog over […]

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ASH Daily News for 13 September 2019

UK British American Tobacco cuts 2,300 jobs in shift towards vaping Public health will get 1% real terms growth, Selbie reveals New funding is a step back from the abyss for councils Business rates retention unworkable say MPs International India: Experts ask government to regulate rather than ban E-cigarettes Links of the week Interview: ASH’s […]

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ASH Daily News for 12 September 2019

UK Health secretary voices concern at the return of duty-free under no-deal Brexit US vape fears could hit UK anti-tobacco efforts Jeremy Paxman calls for cigarette tax to fund anti-litter campaign International USA: Donald Trump proposes ban on flavoured e-cigarettes Political Activity Health Secretary Speech: How we make public health fit for the future UK […]

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ASH Daily News for 11 September 2019

UK Duty-free purchases of cigarettes and alcohol to return under no-deal Brexit Army bans smoking at Harrogate training college Illegal tobacco seized from shops in Chorley, Leyland and Preston International Thailand first country in Asia to roll out plain cigarette packaging US: Sixth person dies of vaping-related lung illness US: Mounds View raises tobacco sales […]

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ASH Daily News for 10 September 2019

UK Newsagent caught hiding illegal tobacco in fruit juice containers could face two years in jail International Denmark: AP Pension cuts tobacco from €15bn portfolio Juul ‘ignored law’ in US e-cigarette adverts UK Newsagent caught hiding illegal tobacco in fruit juice containers could face two years in jail A newsagent’s accused of hiding illegal tobacco […]

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ASH Daily News for 9 September 2019

UK Blog: What does the Spending Round mean for public health? International Tests show contaminant found in marijuana vaping products linked to deadly lung illnesses Second US death linked to vaping is reported in Oregon Mice study finds vaping could harm fertility and delay conception Link of the week Consultation for England and Wales on […]

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