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.'
Informing Investment to reduce health Inequalities (Triple I) - Scottish Public Health ObservatoryThe Informing Investment to reduce health Inequalities (Triple I) project aims to provide national and local decision makers with practical tools and interpreted research findings that will inform decisions about investing in interventions to reduce health inequalities in Scotland. It does this by modelling the potential impact of different interventions on overall population health and health inequalities.
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.
ASH Scotland acknowledges with thanks the support of the British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Government in developing our website.