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Smoking in the car is child abuse, GP Steve Field warns

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BBC [1]
Aug 9, 2010

Parents who smoke in cars in front of small children are “committing a form of child abuse”, a leading GP has said.

Professor Steve Field, chairman of the Royal College of General Practitioners, has condemned society’s attitudes to food, alcohol and cigarettes.

In a letter to the Observer newspaper, he said parents had to take more responsibility for their children’s health – and set a good example.

He said irresponsible behaviour led to high levels of disease and early death.

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Having A Supply Of Healthy Foods That Last Just Makes Sense [2]

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[1] BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-10896335

[2] Having A Supply Of Healthy Foods That Last Just Makes Sense: http://www.efoodsdirect.com//index.html?aid=14&adid=43

[3] Image: http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=354152106&mt=8#

[4] Warning – your child is unfit: Parents of pupils who fail school fitness tests to get letters from health police: http://www.prisonplanet.com/warning-your-child-is-unfit-parents-of-pupils-who-fail-school-fitness-tests-to-get-letters-from-health-police.html

[5] Smoking should be banned in homes and cars to protect children, says health chief: http://www.prisonplanet.com/smoking-should-be-banned-in-homes-and-cars-to-protect-children-says-health-chief.html

[6] Child 1lb Overweight Sent Obesity Warning: http://www.prisonplanet.com/child-1lb-overweight-sent-obesity-warning.html

[7] Fat tax ‘is the best way to cut obesity’: Treat junk food like cigarettes, argues the OECD: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fat-tax-is-the-best-way-to-cut-obesity-treat-junk-food-like-cigarettes-argues-the-oecd.html

[8] Censored, Savile’s private letters to Mrs Thatcher: Files edited two months ago… AFTER child abuse claims surfaced: http://www.prisonplanet.com/censored-saviles-private-letters-to-mrs-thatcher-files-edited-two-months-ago-after-child-abuse-claims-surfaced.html

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