A cross-party group of MPs have today released Delivering the vision of a ‘Smokefree Generation’, a report outlining a number of measures aimed at reducing smoking prevalence in the UK population to 5% or below.
At a 1 day conference to commemorate 50 years since the publication in 1962 of its first ever report on smoking – Smoking and health – the Royal College of Physicians sets out a stark warning about the current and future dangers of smoking, and sets out the key public policy areas for ac
Members of the Smokefree Action Coalition, including the Royal College of Physicians, have written to prime minister David Cameron and secretary of state Jeremy Hunt expressing deep disappointment that legislation to introduce standardised packaging of tobacco products was not included in the Que
Commenting on news that the government will not introduce standardised packaging for cigarettes and other tobacco products, Sir Richard Thompson, president of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), said:
The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has joined the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and Australian counterparts, the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, to call on the government to push ahead with plans for standardised packaging of tobacco products.