Plans to introduce plain, standardised packaging for cigarettes in the UK have been given European backing.
New figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have revealed that in recent years the number of people giving up smoking is stagnating.
Cancer Research UK today launched a social media campaign, #coughup, which aims to empower young people to stand up against the tobacco industry.
Cancer Research UK is calling on the Government to make the tobacco industry pay for the damage it causes and help reduce the number of deaths linked to smoking
Around forty per cent of local authorities in England are cutting budgets to stop smoking services according to Cancer Research UK.
UK’s medicines licensing agency has cleared the way for a brand of e-cigarette to be marketed as a quit-smoking aid.
Around 500,000 children will die from smoking when they are adults unless smoking rates are cut according to new Cancer Research UK figures.
Cancer Research UK today welcomed the Government’s commitment to make standard packs of tobacco and cigarettes law in the UK.
Cancer Research UK welcomes the Government’s renewed commitment to protecting children from the harms of tobacco marketing today.