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[Ireland] Dangers of third-hand smoke highlighted

Until now, the risks associated with this have been unclear so UK and Spanish scientists decided to investigate further. They collected dust samples from homes occupied by smokers and non-smokers and used the most up-to-date toxicology information to est
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Jul 29, 2014 10:46
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[Ireland] Big tobacco left gasping: But the power of addiction means it's a noxious weed that's hard to kill

The widow of a man who couldn't kick the habit despite many attempts was awarded a staggering $23.6bn in compensation for his 1996 death.... The power of addiction over even the most sobering common sense is the entire sorry story of tobacco. Like deadly
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:58
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[Ireland, Florida] Lawyer wants to sue tobacco giants for Irish billions

Mr Berman says he is ready to return to Ireland to take a fresh look at initiating legal action, to recover the many billions spent on providing medical treatment for smokers during more than two decades when the tobacco companies knew their products were
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:51
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[Ireland] Reilly won't be taking crucial health policies to his new job

CHILDREN'S Minister James Reilly will only have a minor role working with the Department of Health... won't have direct responsibility for public health ...Health Minister Leo Varadkar is understood to have been opposed to having elements of his departmen
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 23, 2014 13:14
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[Ireland] Tobacco giants may sue over plain packaging

Ireland could have to pay hundreds of millions in compensation to tobacco giants if plain packaging is introduced, according to Exane BNP Paribas... believed the tobacco industry had a “robust case against plain packaging which would allow it to claim co
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 22, 2014 15:01
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[Ireland, Florida] Reilly hails 'landmark' tobacco damages order

"It's a landmark decision in the US. According to lawyers for the plaintiff the tobacco companies are putting the lives of innocent people in jeopardy by not properly informing ...The Irish government is determined that we will introduce plain packaging
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Jul 20, 2014 09:44
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[Ireland] Budget a chance to call bluff of the tobacco industry, says cancer charity

As part of their pre-budget submission, the cancer society called for a ‘price escalator’ on cigarettes that would see an annual increase of 50c. According to the society, this will not lead to an increase in illicit trade of cigarettes despite claims f
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jul 18, 2014 17:44
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[Ireland] Hurling club points way with e-cigarette ban

In what may be a first, a hurling club has banned the use of electronic cigarettes in its clubhouse. Sarsfields GAA Club in Glanmire, Co Cork placed signs at the entrance to its bar warning patrons they are not permitted to use e-cigarettes in the main
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jul 18, 2014 17:43
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[Ireland] Insight of the Week: Kicking the Smoking Habit

In order to reach this audience of adults who are trying to give up smoking, marketers should consider TV as one of the key means to target this group. Nearly half of this group usually watch films on TV, with Channel 4 being identified as one of their f
AdWorld (ie)
added Jul 18, 2014 15:57
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[Ireland] Smoke 'em if you've got 'em, or if you've money to burn

A Derryman claims that his quest to create healthy smoking will lead to 1,000 new jobs in Ireland, writes Tom Prendeville
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 15, 2014 16:22
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