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Lancet study shows three quarters of the world’s smokers have their first cigarette by 21, ASH calls on Government to consult on raising the age of sale for tobacco in England

A major new global study published in The Lancet{1} on Thursday 27th May finds that three quarters of the world’s smokers have their first cigarette by 21 and the average age of regular smoking is […]

Children

Some parents admit they would give children prescription drugs to boost academic and extracurricular performance

In 40% of situations, parents would consider giving their children medication to enhance their performance, according to new research by the University of Cologne. The study, conducted by Dr Sebastian Sattler and his colleague Phillip […]