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[Ireland, UK] Health chiefs will not give green light to vaping

Irish health chiefs have no plans to review their policy on vaping despite an official call in England for the use of e-cigarettes in hospitals as part of an anti-smoking drive.
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 15:40
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[Ireland] Giving up smoking? Most effective method makes it three and half times more likely for you to quit

Last year, HIQA published their assessment on best available smoking cessation treatments. This comprehensive document based its recommendations on evidence-based medicine and gives us some guidance on which smoking cessation interventions work best.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Feb 6, 2018 18:11
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[Ireland] Louth's budding filmmakers urged to enter Irish Cancer Society's short film competition

The Irish Cancer Society is inviting young people and youth groups in Louth to be part of Ireland’s Tobacco-Free generation and get involved in this year’s X-HALE short film competition. This is an exciting opportunity for budding Louth filmmakers aged 1
Dundalk Democrat (ie)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:37
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[Ireland] 'Heated cigarettes' must face highest taxation here - TD

Fine Gael TD for Dublin South-West Colm Brophy has called for those 'heated cigarette' products to be taxed at the same rate as regular cigarettes - the highest rate for tobacco products - when they are introduced to Ireland.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:50
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[Ireland] Feel the Burns – An Irishman’s Diary about Scotland’s national poet

farmers I grew up around had a bad habit of smoking Sweet Afton cigarettes, an unfiltered brand made by Carroll’s of Dundalk, and named indirectly for the poet...they used to put poetry on cigarette packets....But only in small, safe amounts, of course, b
Irish Times (ie)
added Jan 25, 2018 17:35
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[Ireland] 20% of participants quit smoking after Trinity’s free course

The 20% are “normally post-graduates or staff,” however, according to College Health Promotion Officer, Martina Mullin. Each of the three courses offered see ten students attend on average, with approximately 40% of participants quitting in the short ter
Trinity News (ie)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:19
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[Ireland] Over 300 retailers targeted in sting operations to see if they're selling cigarettes to under 18s

A TOTAL OF 306 retailers around the country were targeted in sting sales operations in the first nine months of last year to see if they were selling cigarettes to minors. The ‘test’ tobacco sales to minors are carried out by the Health Service Executiv
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 23, 2018 00:44
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[Ireland] RTE under fire for actors striking up on TV shows

Ash says it is concerned about any role the tobacco industry could have in the development of film or television in Ireland. Ash chairman Patrick Doorley said: “We have written to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and RTE looking for clarification. I
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 22, 2018 20:10
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[Ireland] You're twice as likely to develop mental health problems if you smoke, HSE says

SMOKERS ARE TWICE as likely to develop mental health issues than those who don’t indulge, research from an Irish health study has found. Dr Paul Kavanagh, Director of Public Health Medicine North East, Specialist in Public Health Medicine and Advisor to
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 11, 2018 00:03
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[Ireland, UK] Cigarette firm’s offer is laughable, says Cancer Society

Plans by the tobacco company that makes Marlboro cigarettes to help people to stop smoking are laughable... Donal Buggy, of the Irish Cancer Society, said that it had no intention of engaging with any tobacco company. “It’s laughable that they think they
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:24
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