Tagged: tobacco

NICE consults on draft guidance to help people who can’t quit smoking in one step

How to reduce the harm from tobacco use for people who don’t feel able to quit smoking in one step is covered in National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) draft guidance, which opened for public consultation on 24 … Read more → – NICE consults on draft guidance to help people who can’t quit smoking in one step

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Medical Directors’ Bulletin – April 2012

The April edition of the Medical Directors’ Bulletin brings together a large amount of news that affect medical directors along with news that will be of interest. News from the Department of Health includes the request for views on the … Read more → – Medical Directors’ Bulletin – April 2012

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News in brief – April 2012

Relevant news to medical directors Standardised packaging of tobacco products The Department of Health has launched a consultation on standardised (or ‘plain’) packaging of tobacco products, to explore whether this could reduce the uptake of smoking and bring additional public … Read more → – News in brief – April 2012

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Consultation on tobacco plain packaging launched

UK-wide consultation on whether tobacco should be sold in standardised, or plain packaging, has been launched today by Health Secretary Andrew Lansley. The consultation will ask individuals whether they think standardised packaging will have an impact on peoples health and … Read more → – Consultation on tobacco plain packaging launched

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