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[Ireland] De BRIT: ‘Lighting up in someone’s house now feels totally wrong, like driving without a seatbelt’
There’s also our world-famous culture of hospitality to consider. A zero-tolerance approach doesn’t sit well with a hundred thousand fáiltes. The usual rule is that a guest’s comfort is priority (which is why Irish homes are heated to near boiling when g
Nov 10, 2018 Irish Times (ie)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:10
Heavy smoking by people during the Great Famine caused their teeth to rot badly, researchers have claimed. More than half of adults were missing teeth and 80 per cent had tooth decay as a result of widespread pipe smoking in both men and women, the stud
Oct 25, 2018 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 00:21
Objective To determine if Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking (AC) was superior to Quit.ie in a randomised clinical trial (RCT).... Conclusions All AC quit rates were superior to Quit.ie, outcomes were comparable with established interventions.
Oct 25, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Oct 25, 2018 23:20
John Mallon, spokesman for the smokers’ group Forest Ireland, said, “Smokers have been the whipping boys of successive governments for far too long. "A further increase in tobacco duties, including the Minimum Excise Duty, is immoral because it delibera
Oct 9, 2018 FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Oct 25, 2018 18:21
Healthy Ireland Survey 2018, published today, shows positive health is not evenly distributed throughout the population and that the typical pattern “is one of higher risk health behaviours” in deprived areas. It shows one third living in deprived areas
Oct 24, 2018 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Oct 24, 2018 23:59
Researchers from Queen’s University in Belfast studied the teeth of 363 victims who died in the Kilkenny Union Workhouse between 1847 and 1851. Archaeologists discovered their remains in 2005 in an unmarked mass burial ground.
Oct 24, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Oct 24, 2018 23:50
New research has found that smoking was rampant among Irish during the time of the famine, and the majority of adults had rotten teeth due to the habit. A study carried out by leading bioarchaeologist Dr. Jonny Geber examined the teeth of 363 impoverishe
Oct 14, 2018 IrishCentral LLC (New York, NY)
added Oct 19, 2018 01:55
Delivering Budget 2019, Paschal Donohoe said he was increasing minimum excise duty on tobacco products so that all cigarettes sold below €11 will have the same excise applied as cigarettes sold at €11.
Oct 9, 2018 RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Oct 9, 2018 19:03
Excise cigarettes to increase by 50 cent with a pro-rata increase on other tobacco. This will bring the price of most cigarettes to €12.70.
Oct 9, 2018 Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 9, 2018 17:03
Seven in 10 people (71%) are in favour of such a move, according to an opinion poll carried out by Amarách Research for Claire Byrne Live. More than 1,000 adults were questioned for the poll, which was carried out earlier today. Budget 2019 is set to b
Oct 9, 2018 The Journal.ie (ie)
added Oct 9, 2018 17:01