Tag: England

England to quit by 2040

England to quit by 2040

| November 9, 2017

The end game is in sight. England could quit smoking by 2040 according to a new report prepared for Philip Morris Ltd; or it could quit by 2029 given certain interventions.

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Vaping goes mainstream

Vaping goes mainstream

| September 22, 2017

In showing vaping in a positive light, a government quit-smoking campaign due to air on television in England next month will mark a significant change in strategy.

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Understanding vaping

Understanding vaping

| September 21, 2017

The Global Forum on Nicotine is once again taking to the road to encourage a wider debate about the issues surrounding vaping.

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Poor dying too soon

Poor dying too soon

| September 1, 2017

Smoking is a contributing factor in the high level of avoidable deaths occurring in deprived areas of England and Wales; but it is not the cause: deprivation is.

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Discussing vaping locally

Discussing vaping locally

| July 20, 2017

People in Dublin, Ireland, and Durham and London, England, are being offered the opportunity of taking part in local dialogues that will seek to understand vaping.

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Fake cigarettes on Facebook

Fake cigarettes on Facebook

| April 3, 2017

A number of counterfeit tobacco products sold through Facebook are said to have posed a bigger potential health risk, but this assessment was based on the presence of raised levels of only two toxic metals.

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Pregnant testing initiative

Pregnant testing initiative

| February 28, 2017

Checking on whether pregnant women are smoking might seem like a good idea, but should it be compulsory or voluntary, and if it’s voluntary, is there a point to it?

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