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[Ireland] 1 in 10 lung cancer cases in non-smokers

According to Dr Judith Lyons and Dr Finbarr O'Connell, both of St James's Hospital in Dublin, the cause of lung cancer in people who have never smoked is unclear, however 'a number of risk factors have been identified'. These include exposure to radon,
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added May 4, 2013 13:37
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[Ireland] Anti-smoking law 'utterly unnecessary'

Forest Éireann, a group who represent the views of consumers who choose to smoke, say the ban and fine amounts to bullying. "Basically, like a lot of other legislation, it's utterly unnecessary to begin with," said spokesperson for the group, John Mallo
Kildare Nationalist (ie)
added Jan 12, 2013 22:36
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[Ireland] Man died in care home from fire ignited by cigarette

A NURSING home has changed its practices on allowing residents to smoke, following the death of a 69-year-old blind man who suffered severe burns to 30 per cent of his body when a cigarette fell and ignited his clothes in a smoking room.
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:13
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[Ireland] Smoking jacket

This looks far more expensive than it actually is. Blazer, €25 from Penneys.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 10, 2012 13:16
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[Ireland] Reilly welcomes ruling on Australian tobacco packaging

Reilly said the Government, which plans to introduce plain packaging next May but is facing a similar legal challenge, was equally committed to standing up to the tobacco industry.
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 19, 2015 01:45
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[Ireland] Does raising tax on cigarettes actually work?

Despite Dr Reilly’s claims, sharp increases in tobacco excise have been far from the money-spinner the Fine Gael/Labour government has been predicting, a new analysis by TheJournal.ie shows.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Oct 11, 2015 17:32
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[Ireland] The health effects: Smoking rate falls from 29% to 22% in 10 years

Ten years after Ireland became the first country to ban smoking in all workplaces, the measure is popular and widely complied with, and it has made pubs, restaurants and lots of other places more pleasant. But multiple studies suggest the ban’s real succ
Irish Times (ie)
added Mar 23, 2014 00:43
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[Ireland] Cigarette company unveils scary-looking anti plain-pack website

A TOBACCO COMPANY has unveiled a new website claiming to offer the ‘plain facts’ on the issue of the revised rules for cigarette packaging being planned by Health Minister James Reilly. The site — designed in a stark grey, white and yellow colour scheme
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Feb 21, 2014 10:55
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[Ireland] VIDEO: This woman doesn't smoke but cigarettes have almost killed her

BREDA FLOOD IS a school principal from Wexford who has never smoked. However, she has required emergency medical care because of cigarettes. Speaking at a press briefing organised by a number of health organisations and charities, she noted that smoking
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 26, 2014 06:57
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[Ireland] CLIFFORD: If Government is serious it should go the whole hog and ban cigarettes

Again, addicted to a drug the Government refuses to ban. If they give up, it will be on their terms – not the HSE's. And what of patients with mental health problems? In their darkest hour, is some security guard really going to prevent them from smoki
Irish Independent (ie)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:21
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