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Ireland fares poorly on alcohol use, child sex abuse and suicide rate

The Global Burden of Disease study, published in The Lancet, is the first comprehensive analysis of trends from 1990-2014 and projections... Smoking prevalence (44)
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Sep 14, 2017 02:05
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[Ireland] Rise in number of pregnant women smoking heavily

The risk of babies being born earlier or at a lower birth weight has not fallen in one of the country's main maternity hospitals because so many pregnant women are continuing to smoke heavily, a new study reveals. The risk of babies being born earlier or
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 12, 2017 11:13
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[Europe, Ireland, UK] All Party Parliamentary Group to crackdown on illicit tobacco

UK MPs and peers from across the political spectrum are coming together to form an All Party Parliamentary Group to tackle illicit trade, with a focus on smuggled and counterfeit tobacco and alcohol. The cross-party group, which is being led by founder
SecuringIndustry.com (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 11:11
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[Ireland] University of Limerick president to introduce 'no smoking zones'

THE University of Limerick is moving towards having a ‘No-Smoking’ campus, its president Dr Des Fitzgerald has announced. Dr Fitzgerald said there will be designated smoke-free areas all around the campus in the coming months, with some being introduced
Limerick Leader (ie)
added Aug 28, 2017 22:27
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[Ireland] University Of Limerick Working Towards A Smoke-Free Campus.

The college has already removed tobacco products from all over the site, including from shops and cigarette vending machines. A spokesperson has also confirmed there will be designated non-smoking areas throughout the university, the locations of which
KFM Kildare (ie)
added Aug 28, 2017 22:26
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[Ireland] LETTER: Young people and e-cigarettes

Vaping is not a gateway to smoking, and there is no evidence to suggest that it is....the Irish Vape Vendors Association do not sell vape products to young people, but as a responsible trade association for the independent industry in Ireland, we do feel
Irish Times (ie)
added Aug 22, 2017 02:32
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[Ireland] LOGUE: I miss my smoking habit. I know it's crazy but I do

Clearly I’m a recovering addict. I know I am, and it is this addiction that makes me feel this way. And if I found any of my kids fooling around with cigarettes I’d kill them stone dead for it. If any of you are reading this: dead. On the spot, lads. Pow
Irish Times (ie)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:27
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[Ireland] TAXMAN'S HITLIST New taxes could be slapped on e-cigarettes, gambling and the VAT rate for tourism in next Budget

One way to raise money would be to extend the tax on tobacco to e-cigarettes. Around €8.62 of an €11 pack of normal cigarettes is collected as tax. The briefing doc points out that smoking is in decline and so tax income is expected to fall. In 2016 Re
Irish Sun (ie)
added Aug 7, 2017 18:01
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[Ireland] Mothers-to-be need more help to quit smoking

Efforts in Irish maternity hospitals to persuade pregnant women to stop smoking have been described as inadequate. The finding is the result of an audit of smoking cessation services at the country’s 19 maternity units by a team of medical researchers. T
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:05
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[Ireland] A National Audit of Smoking Cessation Services in Irish Maternity Units.

Although smoking is an important modifiable risk factor for adverse pregnancy outcomes, smoking cessation services are inadequate in the Irish maternity services and there are variations in practices between hospitals.
Irish Medical Journal (ie)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:04
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