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Government’s Tobacco Control Plan Aims to Cut UK Smoking Rates

In June it was reported that smoking rates across the UK had dropped to now the second lowest in Europe, with England alone having just 15.5% of its adult population being smokers, dropping from the 15.8% figure of 2016. However, … Continue reading

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World No Tobacco Day Highlights Huge Environmental Damage from Smoking

Today – the 31st May – is the annual World No Tobacco Day. Pioneered by the World Health Organization (WHO), the stop smoking campaign aims to highlight just how tobacco can impact the development of nations around the globe, urging … Continue reading

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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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Are smokers now a dying breed? Shocking stats reveal all…

Medical Specialists® Pharmacy has experienced a recent surge in the number of people coming to us enquiring about our smoking cessation treatment Champix, so much so that we have had to bolster our stock to cope with the huge demand … Continue reading

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Smokers trying to quit could end up boozing less as well

Those trying to quit smoking for the countless health benefits will be delighted to hear there could be an additional booster from ditching the cigarettes – you may also end up giving up drinking too! This is according to the … Continue reading

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