# smoking - Friday 20 February, 2015
Multinational tobacco companies don’t want to see Ireland introduce plain packaging because they know it works, writes Minister James Reilly.
# smoking - Wednesday 18 February, 2015
Finian McGrath believes that smokers are soft targets.
Many Christian traditions have lost their appeal but Lent remains popular, for good reasons, lifestyle experts say.
# smoking - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
Minister James Reilly said he “must drive forward” the legislation.
# smoking - Monday 16 February, 2015
Giving up could help reverse the problem, researchers have found.
# smoking - Thursday 12 February, 2015
People worry about being murdered and dying in plane crashes but the NHS says it’s the heart disease that’ll get you.
# smoking - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
New research finds plain packaging reduces ‘cigarette-seeking’ by almost 10%.
# smoking - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
More than 20% of the women offered vouchers kicked the habit, compared with 9% given normal NHS support alone.
# smoking - Saturday 17 January, 2015
# smoking - Thursday 15 January, 2015
And it makes children weigh less at birth.
# smoking - Monday 12 January, 2015
A study has revealed the rate at which smokers metabolise nicotine could predict the best way to quit.
# smoking - Saturday 10 January, 2015
He even used to sell them when he was younger.
# smoking - Thursday 1 January, 2015
In some schools smoking in the classroom was “an accepted practice”.
# smoking - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
Stopping smoking is likely to give you a better quality of life, peace of mind and add years to your life.
# smoking - Monday 24 November, 2014
“I hold my hands up, smoking was a big factor for me.”
# smoking - Thursday 20 November, 2014
And which part of the country has most over the last four years?
# smoking - Friday 14 November, 2014
Researchers from Trinity College Dublin have discovered exactly how smokers are more at risk of TB.
# smoking - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
Local sellers hope Ireland will follow the UK’s lead in featuring ‘vaping’ commercials on television.
# smoking - Monday 10 November, 2014
Previous incarnations of the advert were banned for being ‘too sexy’.
# smoking - Thursday 9 October, 2014
There’s speculation that the original fine could be €80 but this could go up to €1,000 if the fine isn’t paid and the case is brought to court.
# smoking - Thursday 2 October, 2014
With new laws to restrict smoking, we’re asking: Nanny state gone too far? Or public health necessity?
A bill will go to the Dáil next week, and has government support.
# smoking - Thursday 25 September, 2014
Ireland became the first country in Europe to commit to introducing standardised packaging in 2013.
# smoking - Monday 22 September, 2014
Short version: the crisis really, really helped illegal tobacco.
# smoking - Thursday 18 September, 2014
# smoking - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
Healthier Smoker being wound up after promising new jobs in Waterford.
# smoking - Monday 1 September, 2014
Researchers recommend drinking tea rather than coffee and if you don’t drink either, you should probably give tea a chance…
# smoking - Saturday 30 August, 2014
UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.
# smoking - Friday 29 August, 2014
Research also found that plain tobacco packs don’t hurt small retailers or flood the market with very cheap cigarettes,
# smoking - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
The organisation has called for measures to be taken against the devices until further research is conducted.
# smoking - Friday 8 August, 2014
The e-cigarette was close to an oxygen tube. This is the ninth fire involving e-cigarettes in Merseyside since 2013.
# smoking - Sunday 20 July, 2014
Lawyers argued that the tobacco company was negligent in informing consumers of the dangers of smoking.
# smoking - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Blanchardstown Centre takes a stand against ‘vaping’, following similar moves by Dublin Bus and Irish Rail.
# smoking - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
About 29.3 million adults across the 27 countries have tried e-cigarettes.
# smoking - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
“Cigarette packets will no longer be a mobile advertisement for the tobacco industry,” said Minister James Reilly.
# smoking - Friday 6 June, 2014
Going too far? Or should it have been done years ago?
# smoking - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
Three premises were also convicted for selling tobacco related products to minors in the first three months of 2014.
# smoking - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
The Health Minister says it’s important that we do all we can to prevent people from taking up smoking.
Footage obtained by the Mail Online shows them discussing “Mary Jane” and “contraband”.
# smoking - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
Revenue intercepted the container at Dublin Port yesterday.