Recent news

Press releases from The Smokefree Action Coalition, the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group and the Mental Health & Smoking Partnership.

16 August 2018 – Mental Health and Smoking Partnership press release: Coalition welcomes MPs recommendations on e-cigarettes

30 July 2018, Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group press release: Health charities welcome improvements in reducing stillbirths but say consistent approach is needed

3 July 2018, Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group press release for the ‘Review of the Challenge, 2018’ report

11 January 2018, Smokefree Action Coalition press release: Launch of the NHS Smokefree Pledge

7 December 2017, Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group press release: Rising rate in women smoking during pregnancy with big variations in performance of areas.

14 November 2017, Mental Health & Smoking Partnership press release: Health groups call for enabling approach to e-cigarettes for smokers with a mental health condition

18 July 2017, Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group press release: New report finds midwives and doctors need more training to address smoking in pregnancy

18 July 2017, Mental Health and Smoking Partnership press release: New Government Tobacco Control Plan tackles smoking and mental health

 

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