Taking action on smoking and health
'Tobacco control is central to any strategy to tackle health inequalities' Marmot Review (2010)
'There are so many reasons why effective tobacco control is good for Scotland. However, perhaps the most troubling aspect of current smoking patterns is the hugely disproportionate impact on Scotland’s most deprived communities.'Creating a tobacco-free generation - A Tobacco Control Strategy for Scotland (March 2013)
McLean, J., Christie, S., and Gray, L.. (eds). Scottish Health Survey 2016: Volume 1: Main Report. 2017. Available from: www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Health/scottish-health-survey
Action on Smoking & Health (Scotland) (ASH Scotland) is a registered Scottish charity (SC 010412) and a company limited by guarantee(Scottish company no 141711). The registered office is 8 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2HB.
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