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#QUIT SMOKING

# quit-smoking - Thursday 31 January, 2019

First trial shows e-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine patches and gum for quitters

Currently, 10% of Irish ex-smokers use e-cigarettes.

# quit-smoking - Saturday 20 October, 2018

E-cigarette vaping causes skin wounds to heal more slowly - study

Studies have indicated that e-cigarettes aren’t necessarily healthy, but could be less damaging than normal cigarettes.

# quit-smoking - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

There are more quitters than smokers in Ireland HSE

There are more quitters than smokers in Ireland

One in eight people who smoked this time last year have since quit.

# quit-smoking - Friday 7 October, 2016

'The guilt would have killed me' - Sarah tells us why she quit smoking for her kids

Sarah Daly thought she was a hopeless case – but there’s no such thing when it comes to quitting smoking.

# quit-smoking - Thursday 16 June, 2016

'The best thing about being smoke-free is feeling more energetic' - one man's journey to quitting for good

Mark quit smoking after six years, and he’s never looked back.

# quit-smoking - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

"Thanks Dad..." - family of anti-smoking hero Gerry Collins bids farewell

"Thanks Dad..." - family of anti-smoking hero Gerry Collins bids farewell

The late Gerry Collins was remembered by his daughter Lisa at the HSE Heathcare Leaders Masterclass in the Convention Centre this month.

# quit-smoking - Friday 5 February, 2016

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent? Sponsored By Nicorette This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Tis the season…

# quit-smoking - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Are you trying to quit smoking? Check out these Quit Heroes and get inspired

Anyone can quit smoking with the right support and information. Share your story.

# quit-smoking - Monday 12 January, 2015

Find it difficult to quit smoking? This might be why

A study has revealed the rate at which smokers metabolise nicotine could predict the best way to quit.

# quit-smoking - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Opinion: Preparing for a smoke-free new year? Follow these tips for ditching tobacco

Stopping smoking is likely to give you a better quality of life, peace of mind and add years to your life.

# quit-smoking - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Open thread: Gerry Collins knew what life meant to him - what are you grateful for?

Anti-smoking campaigner spoke of his love for family in ‘Gerry’s Story’, released today for first time.

# quit-smoking - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking Sponsored By Hse Quit

The 7 stages in the emotional rollercoaster of quitting smoking

There’ll be ups and downs, but it’s all worth it in the end.

# quit-smoking - Monday 30 December, 2013

Father with terminal lung cancer joins with HSE in fight against tobacco Smoking This post contains videos

Father with terminal lung cancer joins with HSE in fight against tobacco

Gerry Collins and his family are part of a new ad campaign to encourage people to stop smoking.

From The Daily Edge Open thread: What is the best thing you've ever done? Sponsored By The Hse

Open thread: What is the best thing you've ever done?

Make quitting smoking one of them.

# quit-smoking - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Column: 'If I could go back in time, I never would've put that first cigarette in my mouth'

On National No Smoking Day, Joan Conway tells how she gave up smoking at 45 – after first taking up the habit at the tender age of 17.