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Vaping on the rise as cancer charity slams Marlboro maker

Vaping on the rise as cancer charity slams Marlboro maker

By Will Ford A HORSFORTH vape shop manager says “the big tobacco firms are playing catch-up” as the vaping business continues to boom. Philip Morris launched an anti-smoking ad earlier this week, with the headline ‘Hold My Light’, and said it was an important step in its aim to ultimately stop selling cigarettes. The Marlboro cigarette maker was promoting its […]

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Smoking made my teeth fall out – Swansea man issues health warning to youngsters

Smoking made my teeth fall out – Swansea man issues health warning to youngsters

  By Terrileigh Wilkinson A MAN who lost his teeth due to smoking has issued a warning to young people to kick the habit.

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Stoptober supporters express concern over ‘unknown’ effects of e-cigarettes

Stoptober supporters express concern over ‘unknown’ effects of e-cigarettes

By Tom Connell Smokers trying to kick the habit during the ‘Stoptober’ campaign this month are being warned that using e-cigarettes is not the answer. About 2.8 million adults in the UK are using e-cigarettes, according to a You Gov survey – but experts say the long term impact on health is unknown. Sue Sear, regional leader of Smoke Free […]

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Risks posed by e-cigarettes downplayed by health experts

Risks posed by e-cigarettes downplayed by health experts

By Liam Smedley Researchers have said the devices could save thousands of lives and are critical of the World Health Organisation’s claim that e-cigarettes can lead young people to take up smoking later in life. The health experts, from University College London, have suggested that around 6,000 premature deaths could be prevented for every 1 million smokers should they made […]

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