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[Ireland] Sell government tobacco shares to stub out smoking, say retailers ($$)

National Pensions Reserve Fund (NPRF)... The Convenience Stores and Newsagents Association (CSNA), which acts on behalf of 1,200 small retailers and franchise holders, has called on the government to unwind its “unethical investment” in cigarette compani
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 16:30
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[Ireland, UK] Health Case Study: Firing the smokes for good

A short while previously she had signed up for an Allen Carr seminar, so her smoking binge in London only cemented that intention. "The day of the seminar I went to the Phoenix Park for a walk and shed a tear or two," says Emer. "I was convinced I'd be
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 19, 2015 12:07
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[Ireland] Free nicotine patches for pregnant women could reduce stillbirth rates

Fine Gael Deputy Catherine Byrne pointed to the landmark study 'Growing up in Ireland' published last week, which showed that one in 10 women continue to smoke through to full term. The most serious complications of smoking while pregnant include increa
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 19, 2015 11:23
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[Ireland] €120m boom for cigarette smugglers

Border-based Provo smugglers are importing around €90m worth of tobacco products a year, mainly from the Far East. Based on the experience of Australia, the first and only country to bring in the plain packaging, they estimate the IRA-controlled trade her
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 19, 2015 10:19
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[Ireland] Marie Kierans: Smokers must quit now - Irish cancer figures bleak

Irish women rank amongst the highest in Europe for lung cancer mortality. That was the grim news from the Irish Cancer Society this week and it does not make for pretty reading.
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:12
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[Ireland] O'DOHERTY: Smokers have rights - but so do health workers

Because when you're benefiting from the State, in this case by the attendance of visiting health care workers, it's not unreasonable for them to expect you to put the fags away while they are doing their job.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 16, 2015 15:05
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[Ireland] 'One in every two smokers will die of a tobacco-related disease'

“The number of smokers in Ireland has dropped once again in 2014, but we want to help even more smokers to quit. Our new QUIT service is built on our years of experience and the success we’ve had in supporting people to make that positive change in the
Sunday World (ie)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:37
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[Ireland] HSE: don't smoke in your home if our staff are there

SICK and elderly smokers are being banned from having a cigarette in their homes while healthcare workers such as home helps, nurses, doctors social workers or therapists are making a care visit
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:06
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[Ireland] One in five Irish people smoke

One in five Irish adults is addicted to the weed, despite a decline of 2.2pc since 2010. And two in ten 15 to 17-year-olds smoke along with one in ten 12 to 17-year-olds .
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 12, 2015 22:57
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[Ireland] Patients asked not to smoke at home

The HSE is to ask patients and their families to put out their cigarettes ahead of and during a visit by any healthcare professional to their homes, IMT has learned.
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Jan 10, 2015 15:42
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