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‘I’m so upset that Stop Smoking Services are being closed down’ – Nicky’s story

Category: Science blog March 1, 2016 2 comments

Nicky, one of our Cancer Campaigns Ambassadors, shares her own personal story about why she is supporting our Big Tobacco Cough Up campaign.

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Don’t give up on your New Year’s Resolution just yet!

Category: Science blog February 1, 2016 Comments are closed

Our top 10 inspirational and informative posts to help you stick to your no smoking resolution.

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The Tobacco Industry should pay for damage it causes – and you can help make that happen

Category: Science blog January 26, 2016 3 comments

Our new campaign is asking the Government to make the tobacco industry pay for the damage it causes and help protect vital Stop Smoking Services.

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Headlines about e-cigarettes don’t mean they’re ‘not safer than tobacco’

Category: Science blog January 20, 2016 28 comments

We look behind the headlines at some recent research on e-cigarettes, asking are they safe? Can they help you quit? And do they attract kids to smoking?

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How public health cuts could leave Stop Smoking Services under threat

Category: Science blog January 14, 2016 3 comments

We look at how cuts to local public health budgets are leaving vital Stop Smoking Services under threat.

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Could making cigarettes less addictive help people stop smoking?

Category: Science blog September 30, 2015 3 comments

Can reducing the nicotine content of cigarettes help people quit? Or is it a distraction from tried and trusted strategies? We asked an expert.

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Expert opinion – Constant craving: how can science help smokers to quit?

Category: Science blog September 27, 2015 2 comments

UCL’s Professor Robert West explains the science that can help smokers combat their cravings and quit the habit.

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De-mystifying Stop Smoking Services

Category: Science blog September 15, 2015 2 comments

We find out what really happens at your local Stop Smoking Service.

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Young people and e-cigarettes – what do the latest data tell us?

Category: Science blog August 18, 2015 2 comments

In an article co-commissioned with The Conversation, Professor Linda Bauld looks at the latest evidence on e-cigarette use in young people.

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E-cigarettes – answering the burning questions

Category: Science blog August 11, 2015 15 comments

A look at the e-cigarette research Cancer Research UK is already funding, and how we’re working with researchers to identify new questions to answer

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