• Young adults shunning smoking, UK figures suggest

    Young adults shunning smoking, UK figures suggest0

    By Ella Pickover, Press Association Health Correspondent Young adults are spurning cigarettes, new figures suggest. New Office for National Statistics data shows that the largest reduction in smoking prevalence since 2011 has been noted among 18 to 24-year-olds. Last year 17.8% of people in this age bracket said they were current smokers, the ONS said.

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  • Govt to ban smoking across all GHA and ERS sites

    Govt to ban smoking across all GHA and ERS sites0

    The Gibraltar Government will ban smoking across all Gibraltar Health Authority and Elderly Residential Services premises as from October. The ban will cover both indoor and outdoor areas, subject to very limited exemptions. Regulations published yesterday and supported by a new GHA smoking policy will come into force coinciding with ‘Stoptober’, the annual no-smoking campaign

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