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Cigarette Smoking 'Could Make You Psychotic'

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be published in the near future, all of which appears to suggest an association between smoking cigarettes and developing psychosis.

Jessica Elgot

Australia Bans Cigarette Branding, Logos Replaced With Lung Cancer Images | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK

Australia is to introduce the world's "toughest cigarette packaging laws", banning logos on the packets, in a landmark High Court ruling that could ha...

Cigarette branding has come a long way, baby

Holly Alsop | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK
Holly Alsop

The affiliation between branding and cigarettes has been well and truly butted-out in Australia, with a new legislation enforcing plain packaging on cigarette cartons passing in the Senate. The law is due to come in to effect next year with the new packaging available to consumers in December 2012.