Alison Cox

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E-cigarettes has been given an emphatic thumbs up by health experts after the first long-term study of its effects in ex-smokers. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Vaping has been given an emphatic thumbs up by health experts after the first long-term study of its effects in ex-smokers. After six months, people (...)

Campaigners in the UK say children are exposed to fast food advertising during late-evening TV programmes. Photograph: Getty

Children associate junk food with having a better time, while watching TV adverts for unhealthy food makes them feel hungry, a new report has found. (...)

E-cigarettes are beneficial in encouraging smokers to quit, a report by Britain’s Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has said. Photograph: Regis Duvignau/Reuters

E-cigarettes are likely to bring benefits for public health and should be widely promoted to smokers to help them quit tobacco, Britain’s Royal Colleg(...)