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UK Smoking Rates Hit Record Low

According to new data, the number of young adult smokers in Britain has nosedived to its lowest level since records first began in 1974. The most recent statistics from the Office for National Statistics, for 2015, seem to show that … Continue reading

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Teens who use E-Cigs more likely to start smoking, says study

Teenagers are more likely to begin smoking after trying e-cigarettes, according to new research published in the journal Tobacco Control. The research shows that school pupils who had previously used an e-cigarette device were then approximately 3 times more likely … Continue reading

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Exploding e-cigarettes putting lives at risk

The safety of electronic cigarettes has been plunged into further doubt after an electronic cigarette user almost had his legs blown off due to one of the devices ‘exploding like a grenade’. Medics that initially treated 48-year-old David Aspinall from … Continue reading

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Cancer patients could be more nicotine dependent with e-cigarettes

A new study into e-cigarettes has put further fuel onto the fire about just how useful a tool they are in helping smokers successfully quit smoking, after researchers found cancer patients who used c-cigs to try and stop smoking actually … Continue reading

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Under-18s to be banned from buying e-cigarettes

The government has announced it is pressing ahead with plans to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to those under the age of 18. E-cigarettes are used by around 1.3 million people in the UK, intended to resemble a traditional cigarette. … Continue reading

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