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More than 50,000 people have died waiting for social care since Tories vowed to fix system

More than 50,000 elderly people have died waiting for social care since the Tories vowed to fix their broken system nearly two years ago. Frail pensioners are stranded at home without help as cash-strapped councils struggle to get carers out to them. It is now 700 days since the Tories promised a Green Paper to… Read More »

Teens who use ecigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don't

Teens who use e-cigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don’t, study says The Boston University School of Public Health study looked at data on 6,123 teens from 2013 to 2016 They found a clear link between smoking e-cigarettes and tobacco products By Reuters Published: 17:59 GMT, 1… Read More »

E-cigarettes help more smokers quit than patches and gum, study finds

LONDON (Reuters) – E-cigarettes are almost twice as effective at helping smokers quit as nicotine replacement treatments like patches, lozenges and gum, according to the results of a major clinical trial. A saleswoman holds an e-cigarette as she demonstrates vaping at the Vape Shop that sells e-cigarette products in Beijing, China January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas… Read More »