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[Ireland] Smokers should not rely on e-cigarettes to quit, says health body

Smokers should not rely on e-cigarettes to give up the habit due to a lack of evidence that they effectively help people to quit, the Health and Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa) has said. In its first analysis of the cost-effectiveness of using e
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 10, 2017 16:21
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[Ireland] More evidence needed that e-cigarettes aid stopping smoking - HIQA study

A new study says there is not enough current evidence to show that e-cigarettes are an effective aid to help people stop smoking. The Health Information and Quality Authority has published the first analysis comparing the cost-effectiveness of various s
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Apr 10, 2017 16:20
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[Ireland] More than 400,000 Irish people try to quit smoking every year

Half of people trying to quit smoking do so without any help, making them less likely to successfully kick the habit. That's according to a HIQA report which has made a number of recommendations to the Minister for Health. Every year more than 400,000
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 10, 2017 16:20
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[Ireland] Body question's Hiqa's concern about vaping being a gateway to smoking

The body which represents firms selling e-cigarettes in Ireland has questioned concerns over vaping being a gateway to smoking. It comes as the Health Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa) today warned about the risk of e-cigarettes becoming more soci
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 10, 2017 16:15
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Secrets of my success: Peter Nixon, UK and Ireland managing director, Philip Morris

Our goal is to move to a smoke-free world and the UK is one of the countries leading that. It was a huge, bold decision to target that. The technology and science has evolved so quickly and we are pretty confident about these new types of product. I tr
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Apr 8, 2017 23:39
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VIDEO: There are now more quitters than smokers in Ireland. You Can Quit

The HSE's new QUIT media campaign is a series of TV and Radio ads that celebrates the growing, supportive army of quitters. The new campaign features a cast, including some real life ex-smokers, who have agreed to share their experiences of quitting to
You Tube
added Apr 8, 2017 17:43
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[Ireland] Irish Ex-Smokers Outnumber Those Who Smoke

The HSE has launched a new quit campaign today to try to reduce the 6-thousand people who die of tobacco related diseases here every year.
Today FM (ie)
added Apr 6, 2017 21:25
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[Ireland] Threat to small traders from black-market cigarettes

Because the cigarettes sold from suitcases are contraband, his rivals can undercut him by as much as 70 per cent – so the impact their illicit trade has on his legitimate business is “absolutely huge”. He has been in retail for more than three decades an
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 6, 2017 03:11
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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] Cigarette smuggling under investigation

Revenue officers carried out a search, under warrant, of the premises in the Killorglin area discovering 10,000 contraband cigarettes branded 'Marlboro Red'. Revenue informed The Kerryman the cigarettes were legitimate Marlboro, not counterfeit, and alle
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 1, 2017 18:06
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