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Ban on Smoking is Not a Magic Wand to Reduce Health Inequalities, UK Campaigners Warn
...e not so sure. "The affluent in their smoke-free pubs
and restaurants are likely to forget that, for most disadvantaged people, rates of smoking are still very high," says Deborah Arnott, director of Action on Smoking and Health (Ash). "Among the most deprived groups, three out of four families still sm...
Pubs Propose to Sell Nicotine Gum Patches
...y are going to supply nicotine gum machines to the pubs
across the country. Under the legislation, smoking will be banned in shops, offices, factories, pubs, cafes, restaurants, membership clubs, public transport, and work vehicles used by more than one person. Health groups are predicting that 690,000 ...
Blunder Leaves Smoking Ban Up in Smoke in Stoke
... without fear of prosecution in one English city's pubs
because officials failed to introduce powers to impose a national ban, the local council admitted Wednesday . Stoke-on-Trent has been dubbed "Smoke-on-Trent" as cigarette addicts can spark up knowing that bureaucrats cannot impose the 50-pound on-t...
Smoking Bans Spawn 'Smirting': Flirting While Smoking on the Street!
...ted in March 2004. The ban meant that smoking in pubs
became illegal, as it was the work place for bar staff. This situation actually gave birth to a huge subculture in Irish society as smoking customers of the pub stood outside with a cigarette and struck up conversations with like-minded people. Thi...