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Published on September 14, 2015

E–cigarettes may soon be provided by the NHS to help smokers quit

E–cigarettes may soon be provided by the NHS to help smokers quit

 In Britain, 2.6 million adults are using e-cigarettes as a method to try and quit smoking as they are 95% less harmful than tobacco. The NHS have acknowledged the safety of using                     e–cigarettes and they could soon be prescribed on the NHS to encourage more smokers to quit. However, it must be noted that [...]

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Published on June 10, 2013

Campaign to warn of passive smoking risks

Campaign to warn of passive smoking risks

The government has revealed the launch of its passive smoking advertising campaign. The TV and online adverts will warn viewers of the risk passive smoking can have on your health, particularly amongst children. In times where health and wellbeing has become vitally important, messages like these resound throughout the country. We constantly hear of the [...]

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Published on August 8, 2011

Study reveals concern over youth oral health

A recent study has shown that 11-15 year olds in the UK are putting their oral health at risk by drinking alcohol and smoking. The research was conducted by the NHS Information Centre that found nearly half (45%) of those surveyed consumed alcohol and 27% admitted to smoking. The worrying results are cause for concern [...]

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