Experts demand UK U-turns on 'absurd' smoking ban that would make it illegal for today's children to ever buy cigarettes after trailblazing New Zealand scrapped world-first scheme
Britain has been urged to snuff out Rishi Sunak's dream of a generational ban on smoking after New Zealand formally announced its plans for a world-first ban have gone up in smoke. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asthma Care-Related Carbon Emissions Increased With Poorly Controlled Asthma
THURSDAY, Feb. 29, 2024 -- In the United Kingdom, poorly controlled asthma is associated with increased asthma care-related carbon emissions, according to a study published online Feb. 27 in Thorax. Alexander J.K. Wilkinson, from East and North... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 29, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Prince Harry told police they treated him worse than Diana
Prince Harry believed that he and his family faced "greater risk" in Britain than Princess Diana during her lifetime, court filings have revealed. On Wednesday, a judge in London ruled that the U.K. government's decision to remove the prince's full-time state funded police protection in 2020 was…#princessdiana #marksedwill #homeoffice #ravec #royal #meghanmarkle #elizabethii #peterlane #dukeofsussex #royalhousehold (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Memeinator Smashes Past the $5m Mark
[PRESS RELEASE – London, United Kingdom, February 29th, 2024] Memeinator is currently sitting at over $5.2 million in presale buys. Sustained presale action follows the continued rollout of roadmap promises. Earlier this month, Memeinator announced a partnership with award-winning game studio Red…#unitedkingdom #memeinator #redappletech #marcotonetti #redapple #memewarfare #phase2 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Air France-KLM sinks to loss in fourth quarter as British Airways owner IAG posts record profits
Shares in two of Europe’s top flag carriers took opposite trajectories on Thursday after British Airways owner IAG posted record profits for 2023, while its rival Air France-KLM reported it had swung into loss in the final three months of the year due to Middle East disruptions. IAG, which owns…#britishairways #iag #airfranceklm #middleeast #aerlingus #iberia #klm #airfranceklmsaf #israel #gaza (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dave Myers Dies: British TV Presenter And Hairy Bikers Star Was 66
Dave Myers, one of half of the Hairy Bikers TV presenting duo, has died aged 66. He has passed away two years after revealing a cancer diagnosis. The much-loved star passed away “peacefully at home” yesterday, his Hairy Bikers co-star Si King said in a message on social media, surround by his…#davemyers #hairybikers #siking #hairybikersfoodtour #myers #seasoneleven #strictlycomedancing #charlottemoore (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Revealed: Britain eats more ultra-processed foods than anywhere else in Europe, with junk like cakes, sweets and biscuits making up almost 60 PER CENT of an adult's average diet
Data shows the UK consumes more ultra processed foods (UPFs) - a category that includes cakes, sweets and biscuits - than anywhere else in Europe. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK Almost Doubled Health and Care Worker Visas Last Year UK Almost Doubled Health and Care Worker Visas Last Year
Britain almost doubled the number of visas given to foreign health and care workers last year, government data showed, adding to pressure on Prime Minister Rishi Sunak over...Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Source Type: news

UK Electronic-Money Company Transactive Systems to Cease Operations
Transactive Systems, an electronic-money company in the United Kingdom, is reportedly ceasing operations following the revocation of one of its licenses due to concerns about money laundering. The company’s CEO, Daniel Edwards, told Bloomberg that Transactive has no plans to continue operating the…#transactivesystems #unitedkingdom #danieledwards #transactive #bankoflithuania #fca #nevada #florida #aml #bankoflithuanias (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK Committee Says Banks Closed 2.7% of Small Business Accounts
More than 140,000 business accounts in the United Kingdom were closed by major banks in the last year, according to the U.K. Parliament’s Treasury Committee. That figure amounts to 2.7% of all accounts held by small businesses, the committee said in a Tuesday (Feb. 27) press release. These…#unitedkingdom #smbs #treasurycommittee #harriettbaldwin #nigelfarage #natwest #alisonrose #fca #hmtreasury #andrewgriffith (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Britain Seeks'urgent Reversal' Of Fall in Childhood Vaccination Rates Britain Seeks'urgent Reversal' Of Fall in Childhood Vaccination Rates
Britain will on Thursday launch a drive to boost childhood vaccination rates, health authorities said, seeking an " urgent reversal " to a fall in uptake as the country faces...Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - February 29, 2024 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Liam Neeson ‘Naked Gun’ Reboot Dated For Summer 2025, ‘TMNT 2’ & More From Paramount
British-US actor Liam Neeson poses during the photocall of "Cold Pursuit" in Madrid on July 16, 2019. (Photo by Gabriel BOUYS / AFP) (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP via Getty Images) It’s Paramount earnings day, so it’s a great time to release a ton of news as the stick upticks 0.6% to $11.32. Next…#liamneeson #coldpursuit #gabrielbouysafp #paramount #akivaschaffer #dangregor #dougman #sethmacfarlane #ericahuggins #fuzzydoor (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bitcoin Breaks All-Time Highs in Nearly Every Country on Earth As Analysts Forecast Altcoin ‘Mania’ Phase
Bitcoin’s (BTC) price has now reached all-time highs (ATH) in the vast majority of countries on earth. The leading crypto asset’s sudden surge to $64,000 on Monday triggered new highs in the Swedish krona, the Australian dollar, the Canadian dollar, the British pound, the Russian ruble, the…#bitcoin #ath #swedish #australian #russian #chineseyuan #techdev #ethereum (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Global Pesticide Ban Is Only Way To Stop Us From a Health Epidemic Nightmare
Getting your five-a-day has been one of Britain's nutrition benchmarks for decades, but the aim is now turning millions of people into ticking health timebombs. A recent study from the Environmental Working Group made the startling discovery that a large percent of Americans tested positive for…#donaldtrump #brexit #nhs #dewaynejohnson #monsanto #bayerag #roundup #stvincent #grenadines #dowchemical (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British teenagers would rather work for the NHS than tech giants Apple, Google and Tesla, poll finds
One in ten of the 4,017 13 to 16-year-olds surveyed for BBC Bitesize said they would most like to become a doctor. The NHS was the top employer of choice with Apple in second place. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 28, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news