The Royal Academy of Engineering has just released a report stating that whilst engineers underpin the UK economy, they are in short supply. Worryingly, this appears to be a common theme in the United States too. Schools, these days it seems, are simply not producing enough STEM graduates.
The initiative, called ‘Stoptober’, calls
on the 8 million English smokers to attempt to quit smoking during October. By focusing a concerted effort to help
smokers quit, the message is loud and clear .. give up smoking for 28
consecutive days and you are five times more likely to stay smoke-free.