Action on Smoking and Health

Tag Archives: harm reduction


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. September 2018.

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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. August 2018.

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Tobacco and Oral Health

This report provides an overview of the health impact of  smoking and smokeless tobacco on on oral health.

Tobacco and Oral Health

Will you permit or prohibit e-cigarette use on your premises?

This briefing has been produced by ASH and CIEH following approaches by organisations considering permitting or prohibiting the use of electronic cigarettes by their staff, clients or customers, or generally on their premises.

Will you permit or prohibit e-cigarette use on your premises?

 

ASH/NCSCT letter re prescribing nicotine containing products

A joint letter from ASH and NCSCT to local councils regarding the prescribing of nicotine-containing products whilst ensuring compliance with Article 5.3 of the FCTC.

ASH/NCSCT letter re prescribing nicotine containing products

 

 

 

 

Electronic cigarettes: A review of their efficacy and potential for harm reduction

Presentation given by Dr Maciej Goniewicz, Queen Mary University of London, at an APPG meeting on harm reduction.

E-cigs-efficacy-review-Goniewicz-2014.pdf

Discussion Paper on harm reduction and electronic cigarettes

A discussion paper produced by ASH for Smoking Still Kills conferences in Autumn 2014.

Discussion-paper-on-harm-reduction-electronic-cigarettes.pdf

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