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Irish Cancer Society: Standardised packaging is a ‘milestone to tobacco-free Ireland’

From September, all forms of branding, trademarks, logos, colours, and graphics will be removed from tobacco packs. The brand and variant names will be presented in a consistent typeface, and a plain neutral colour will be used for all packs. While all
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 2, 2017 16:58
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[Ireland] Cigarettes will be sold in plain packaging with graphic health warnings from September

The order, which applies to all tobacco products from September 30, will outlaw the eye-catching traditional cigarette packet. The commencement order has been signed by Minister for Health, Simon Harris and Health Promotion Minister Marcella Corcoran Ken
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 29, 2017 10:53
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[Ireland] Plain packaging for cigarettes to begin in September

Ireland will become the fourth country in the world to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products, the Government has announced... Pro-tobacco group Forest Ireland described the measure as “gesture politics” and predicted it would not work.
Irish Times (ie)
added Mar 29, 2017 11:04
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Ireland still among the highest smokers in the world

with 27pc of us still lighting up in 2015... Ireland prides itself as an anti-smoking leader as it was the first country in the world to ban smoking in the workplace back in 2004, but Panama introduced a complete smoke-free policy and a complete ban on ad
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:26
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[Europe] Allen Carr's Easyway Proven to be Nearly Twice as Effective as Existing Smoking Cessation Options, According to Randomised Controlled Trial by Irish Government & TobaccoFree Research Institute Ireland

Announced at the 7th European Conference Tobacco or Health ...the Irish Government has indicated the superiority of Allen Carr's Easyway to Stop Smoking Seminars, compared to other methods of smoking cessation, proving nearly twice as effective as the ot
PR Newswire
added Mar 24, 2017 17:21
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[Ireland] Boxer’s guilty plea over illegal tobacco

One of the biggest figures in Irish boxing signed a plea of guilty yesterday to a charge of having unstamped tobacco products for sale or delivery in Cork. Boxer Kieran Joyce was remanded in custody last month until April 4 for sentencing in a similar c
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:41
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[Ireland] Health technology assessment (HTA) of smoking cessation interventions (PDF) (391pp)

Smoking cessation services should seek to increase the uptake of the use of varenicline, alone or in combination with NRT, among smokers wishing to use some type of pharmacological support in their attempt to quit. Although the available results for e
Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) (ie)
added May 30, 2017 15:23
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This is the number of 'current smokers' in Ireland today

The Annual Report of Tobacco Free Ireland Action Plan has looked at the actions taken that seek to eliminate smoking from society. As part of the research it recorded that 19% of people smoke daily and 4% smoke occasionally. It therefore records 23% of
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:16
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[Ireland] Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products: Guidance for retailers, manufacturers and distributors of tobacco products, enforcement agencies and the public (PDF)

The purpose of standardised packaging is: 1. To decrease the appeal of tobacco products 2. To increase the effectiveness of health warnings on tobacco packaging 3. To reduce the ability of the packaging of tobacco products to mislead consumers about
Irish Department of Health and Children (ie)
added Oct 4, 2017 01:27
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Smoke-free spaces on the island of Ireland. Snapshot report. (PDF)

. Among children aged 11-16 years who reported that they lived with an adult smoker in NI, 3 in 10 reported that smoking was permitted in the family car (YPBAS, 2013). . In NI among households who own a car, 85% of adults reported smoking is not perm
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:45
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