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Sale, import of shisha to be banned from Friday

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Shisha will be banned in the Republic from Friday (Nov 28) via the publication of the Prohibited Tobacco Regulations made under Section 15 of the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act, announced the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Thursday.   162 more words

Current Affairs

A total smoking ban for detained psychiatric patients stinks of coercion

Following on from my piece ‘Banned by the BMJ’, below is the article which was to be published in the British Medical Journal on 7th November as part of the ‘Head to Head’ series ahead of the Maudsley debate. 1,029 more words

Mental Health

The big smoke: Fewer Japanese lighting up, but smoker numbers still high

A small piece of good news this week as the percentage of Japanese men who smoke fell below 30% for the first time, according to a… 558 more words



“you have throat cancer, you have maximum 3 months to live” said the stone-faced doctor. He murmured under his breath “all smoking junkies, you deserve it” and went onto to see his next patient. 501 more words


Smoking realization & cessation

Smokers, smokers everywhere,

come contemplate your deaths.

You will surely but how you will die,

come place your bets.

Pick up that cigarette, light that flame, 449 more words


Top News: #Smoking

Here are the top read news for #Smoking:

Female smokers face greatest risk for brain bleeds:

Bleeding inside the lining of the brain (subarachnoid hemorrhage) is significantly more common among smokers, especially female smokers, than among people who do not smoke, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke. 376 more words

Infusion Nursing

Links We Love // July Edition

Welcome to our favorite links this month! There’s a big buzz in the exercising world about how much you should get up and move per the hours you spend sitting, being unfit may be just as bad as smoking, and how Pokemon Go is really making us move! 312 more words

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