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[Ireland] Women 'more likely' than men to take up smoking

Almost half of Irish smokers have tried to quit in the past year, with just 10% doing so successfully. According to the latest Healthy Ireland Survey, almost half of those who were successful in quitting did so through willpower alone, with around a thi
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Oct 19, 2016 20:49

[Ireland] One in five exposed to passive smoke every day

According to the second annual Healthy Ireland survey, which involved almost 7,500 people aged 15 and older, 23% of the population are current smokers and 18% of people are exposed to passive smoke every day. (ie)
added Oct 19, 2016 15:58

[Ireland] Passive smoking in youth can increase lung cancer risk

Non-smokers who were exposed to passive smoking in early life are at an increased risk of getting lung cancer, but only if they have genetic factors, a conference on cancer has been told. This risk was also associated with an earlier onset of the diseas
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 17, 2016 18:19

[Ireland] Revealed: The countries where you can get cigarettes for less than €1

In the Ukraine, you can buy a 20 packet of Marlboro for €0.85 cent, while in Moldova you can get them for €0.95 and in Belarus for €0.94. Expatistan, the website which compares the cost of living in thousands of cities all over the world, also reveals th
Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 14, 2016 16:00

[Ireland] Budget 2017: Price of cigarettes rises for fifth year in a row

The price of a pack of 20 cigarettes has been hiked by 50c to around €11...Government aims to reduce, by 2025, the prevalence of smoking to below 5% of the population. Donal Buggy, head of services and advocacy at the Irish Cancer Society, said the price
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Oct 12, 2016 22:36

[Europe] Ireland unveils 'Brexit-proof' budget, opposition calls it 'pathetic'

The first vote to increase tax on tobacco passed without the need for a formal vote.
added Oct 12, 2016 22:34

[Ireland] Tragic pensioner who had given up smoking died in house fire caused by cigarette

A lady who had given up smoking but couldn't stay off cigarettes died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a house fire. Hilary Conway, who lived alone at Malpas Place, was found in a back room in her smoke-filled house on 17 May 2015. The fire was caused by
Dublin Live (ie)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:01

[Ireland] Price of 20 cigarettes set to smash the €11 barrier after next Tuesday's Budget

The price of a pack of cigarettes is set to break the €11 barrier for the first time in history after next Tuesday’s Budget. Finance Minister Michael Noonan is not expected to reveal many surprises but it is almost certain that he will slap more tax on a
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Oct 5, 2016 19:35

Madvapes opens its first location in the Republic of Ireland

Madvapes Holdings has signed a master franchise agreement to expand into the Republic of Ireland. This growth is part of their international expansion strategy to provide premium e-liquids and vaping equipment into the global market. Over the past six ye
PR Newswire
added Oct 5, 2016 01:48

[Ireland] Plain packaging on cigarettes and tobacco due in May 2017

The Government has been adamant it will introduce plain tobacco and cigarette packaging despite threats from the tobacco industry of legal action and the loss of 87 jobs in Mullingar following the decision to close the Imperial Tobacco manufacturing plan
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 5, 2016 01:26
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