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[Europe, Ireland] EU officials in hot water over big tobacco link

The role of big tobacco in shaping EU policies on smoking has long been suspect, with a commissioner being forced to resign two years ago... Taoiseach Enda Kenny and several ministers were criticised for meeting tobacco industry representatives just prior
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Oct 5, 2015 22:29

[Ireland] Illegal cigarette smuggling rife in Cork

A joint operation by Revenue and the Gardaí uncovered 20,000 unstamped Aroma cigarettes and 15kg of unstamped Flandria tobacco in the third haul of illegal cigarettes in Cork in two weeks.
UTV (Ulster Television)
added Sep 28, 2015 18:17

[Ireland] Smoking doubles risk of dementia / Many people unaware of this link

Smokers have a significantly higher risk of developing dementia than non-smokers, however many people are unaware of this link, two leading health organisations have warned. Around 48,000 people in Ireland are affected by various types of dementia, howev (ie)
added Sep 21, 2015 20:57

[Ireland] Study: 50 Percent Of Smokers More Likely To Suffer From Dementia

A new study finds that 50 percent of smokers are more likely to suffer from dementia. Researchers from the Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland and Action on Smoking and Health Ireland are warning that smoking increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and othe
CBS Atlanta (CW69, WAOK, 92.9 The Game))
added Sep 21, 2015 19:57

[Ireland] Vaping business group welcomes new rules

New rules for e-cigarette advertising have been welcomed by Vape Business Ireland, a newly formed business alliance committed to an open debate about vaping products in Ireland. The latest code drawn up by the Advertising Standards Authority for Irelan
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Sep 21, 2015 09:22


Some say the smoking ban marked the end of rural men enjoying a pint in their local. Others say it's nice to be able to have a drink in peace at home without listening to Mossie banging on about milk quotas. They would be the old lads who no longer have
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 20, 2015 22:19

[Ireland] Smokers are 50% more likely to suffer from dementia, shock study finds

The Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland and ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) Ireland are marking World Alzheimer’s day on Monday by raising awareness of the links between tobacco and this illness. The two organisations are urging the Government to launch t
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Sep 20, 2015 21:31

[Ireland] Working life: Anna Burns, HSE tobacco cessation service manager

We have four smoking cessation officers, three in Cork, one in Kerry and they deliver a six-week standard treatment programme. Initial contact with a smoker who wants to quit is over the phone or face-to-face. READ NEXT Different causes of the seasonal co
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Sep 19, 2015 23:38

[Ireland] Advertising standards body draws up rules for e-cigarettes, gambling and health claims

E-cigarette manufacturers will be told they cannot make health or medicinal claims and they should not associate the product with tobacco brands or products or glamorise tobacco in any way. E-cigarettes may be presented as an alternative to tobacco, acco
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:25

[Ireland] Irish Cancer Society welcomes restrictions on e-cigarette ads

the introduction of new rules for the advertising of e-cigarettes while reiterating the need to create a clear distinction between e-cigarettes and the tobacco industry. The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (ASAI) new code of standards means e-
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:18
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