Tabagism in the United Kingdom

Significant decline in number of Britain smokers

2017.03.09

The number of smokers in Britain has reached its lowest point since records began in 1974, while more than a million people say they are using e-cigarettes to help them quit smoking. According to ...

In the UK no surgery for obese patients and smokers

2016.11.30

Obese people and smokers will face delay in surgical operations if they, respectively, do not lose weight nor give up smoking. It will be so, starting from January 2017, in the UK's hospital Vale ...

Children of absent parents more likely to smoke and drink

2016.10.11

Parental absence in early childhood due to death, relationship break-down or otherwise, is linked to a heightened risk of starting to smoke and drink alcohol before the child reaches his teens, suggests a recent ...

Number of smokers in England drops to record low

2016.09.20

Public Health England said that 16.9% of the population in England are smokers - the lowest level since records began. There are now just 7.2 million adults in England who smoke. It is the ...