Four E’s, yet none for Excitement: The problem with Hunt’s Vision
Hunt’s vision for the economy may sound exciting, but his views are unlikely to materialise in practice
How does smoking effect your pregnancy?
If you google the term “smoking”, the first result is an NHS page describing the health risks associated with smoking. This lifestyle choice is renowned for being detrimental to our health, yet 6.9 million adults smoke cigarettes in the UK. In the 1930s and 40s, tobacco companies used doctors in their adverts to promote their […]
Disposable vapes – what’s the catch?
Disposable vapes make up a fifth of the market, with low prices and bold flavours. What’s the catch?
The NHS vs nicotine: Could prescription e-cigarettes be the solution?
With smoking on the rise since lockdown, the government is being forced to intervene
Authorities seize 100 shisha pipes from Curry Mile shisha cafés
Curry Mile shisha cafes given heavy fines after breaching planning regulations for smoking within indoor premises
Burnham backs Stoptober smoking campaign
With 19.9 per cent of adults in Manchester reportedly smokers, including students, the Manchester Mayor has backed the ‘Stoptober’ campaign
Smokers have 72 per cent risk of fatal lung disease
A new study finds that smokers with specific genes have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Marketing: Who’s in control of what you spend?
With advertising and marketing more prevalent in our lives than ever before, we must ask: to what extent are we truly in control of our own expenditure?
Kick the Habit with Stoptober
Make a change for the better this October with the help of The Mancunion!
Don’t be selfish, take responsibility
Thomas McEvilly contemplates the problems caused by ‘selfish’ diseases inherent in our floundering NHS
Should the smoking ban apply to shisha cafes?
With the news of Manchester City Council’s crackdown on indoor shisha cafes, we take a look at the issue
Do student ethics go up in smoke when it comes to tobacco companies?
The National Union of Students has a £5.5m tobacco habit, is this why students don’t campaign against cigarette companies?