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vape-2439322_1280 Vaping and lung disease in the US: PHE’s advice

What’s happening in the US? Since mid-September, headlines around the world have warned about an outbreak of serious lung disease across the US, said to…

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ciprian-tudor-1163723-unsplash Spontaneous Quitters

“Do you mean to say I have to start smoking again to get a service from you?” This will be a protest familiar to stop…

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e-cigarette-1301664_1280 Vaping Myths- Are they good or bad?

E-cigarettes- Do you know someone who wants to make the switch? There is a lot of unknown and a lot of myths when it comes…

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How much is smoking costing you? How would an extra £3,837 in the bank feel?

The Office of National Statistics recently shared the new average cost of a pack of 20 (king size filter) cigarettes is £10.66 as of January 2019.…

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Smokefree Housing report Smoking in the home

On 20th November ASH published a ground-breaking report entitled ‘Smoking in the home: New solutions for a Smokefree Generation’. Endorsed by 37 national and local…

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smokefree logo Download the NHS Smokefree app for your smartphone

The NHS Smokefree app can help you stop smoking by providing daily support and motivation. If you stay smokefree for the 4-week programme you’re up to…

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cigarettes How much is a packet of cigarettes after the budget increase?

The average price of a pack of 20 cigarettes was £9.91 before the last budget. In the latest budget that price increased by a further…

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stop smoking small The burden to the NHS in England from smoking hits £2.6 billion

Every year smoking costs the NHS in England a staggering £2.6 billion and in the West Midlands region alone it causes around 26,570 deaths. And…

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How much is smoking costing you? How much is your smoking habit costing?

If you smoke 15 cigarettes a day, that’s costing you almost £2,000 a year. If you’d like to kick the habit and boost your savings…

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Kym Marsh 2 Stoptober returns to help Warwickshire smokers give quitting a go

Stoptober is back for a sixth year, having driven almost a million quit attempts to date. It starts on Sunday 1 October and is based…

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