Category: Science blog September 30, 2015
Can reducing the nicotine content of cigarettes help people quit? Or is it a distraction from tried and trusted strategies? We asked an expert.
Category: Science blog September 29, 2015
We asked Dr Mark Hellowell and Dr Katherine Smith, from the University of Edinburgh, to explain the economics of how a tobacco levy would work.
Category: Science blog July 19, 2015
Alongside my role as Cancer Research UK’s chief executive, I am honoured to have spent the last 6 months chairing the Independent Cancer Taskforce, and we hav...
Category: Science blog July 10, 2015
The CLeaR partnership aims to help local authorities share best practice in tobacco control policy – we report from their annual awards ceremony
Category: Science blog June 10, 2015
Our chief executive, Harpal Kumar, spoke at the Parliamentary launch of Action on Smoking and Health’s (ASH) new report: Smoking Still Kills.
Category: Science blog May 31, 2015
To mark World No Tobacco Day, we look at the illicit trade in tobacco, and how how the tobacco industry itself plays a role
Category: Science blog March 17, 2015
After last week’s success, we look back on the ups and downs of our campaign to see plain, standardised packaging for tobacco introduced in the UK.