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# quitting - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Brian Hayes to quit politics to become CEO of Banking and Payments Federation Ireland

The 49 year-old said he made the decision for family reasons.

# quitting - Friday 17 August, 2018

From The42 Premier League referee quits aged 32 due to 'change in his personal circumstances' Man In Black

Premier League referee quits aged 32 due to 'change in his personal circumstances'

Regarded as one of the finest officials in the English game, Bobby Madley has decided to retire.

# quitting - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Pixar's John Lasseter quits Disney over sexual harassment complaints

Lasseter apologised in November last year to “anyone who has ever been on the receiving end of an unwanted hug or any other gesture they felt crossed the line”.

# quitting - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Why is it so hard to quit smoking? Tiny worms may have the answers

The worms exhibit behavioral responses to nicotine similar to what mammals experience.

# quitting - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Inmates in Irish prisons will soon have access to e-cigarettes

A new smoking policy for the prison service is currently being finalised.

# quitting - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'

New research found those who switched to vaping had reduced toxins and carcinogens in their bodies.

# quitting - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Want to quit smoking? 6 unexpected benefits of giving up

Have you made your New Year’s resolutions yet?

# quitting - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about

And some happen as soon as you stub out that last cigarette.

# quitting - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Vaping is about 95% less harmful than smoking

The report is the first to show that e-cigarettes are less harmful than tobacco smoking.

# quitting - Friday 17 April, 2015

Is tougher legislation needed for e-cigarettes?

That’s what the the Irish Cancer Society is calling for.

# quitting - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'

David McGuinness has spoken to about his decision to quit Fianna Fáil today.

# quitting - Friday 27 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 'I feel like I'm doing what's right': Zayn breaks his silence on leaving One Direction Story Of His Life

'I feel like I'm doing what's right': Zayn breaks his silence on leaving One Direction

But what about us, Zayn? WHAT ABOUT US.

# quitting - Thursday 19 March, 2015

# quitting - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons you should definitely quit smoking this year Quitting

# quitting - 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.

# quitting - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning

Simon O’Brien is taking up a new post in the UK next month after a turbulent spell as GSOC chair.

# quitting - Thursday 24 April, 2014

E-cigarettes will be banned from hospital campuses in seven days

The HSE has announced the ban on e-cigarettes on its smoke-free campuses.

# quitting - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

1 in 4 HSE general support workers are smokers

A new report found a huge decrease in the numbers of nurses smoking.

# quitting - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Another one bites the dust? Róisín Shortall considers quitting Labour

The former junior health minister says she is “semi-detached” from the party.

# quitting - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Millions more spent on tobacco illnesses than quit services

The Irish Heart Foundation is calling on the State to start spending more money on quit services as National No Smoking Day is marked today.

# quitting - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Tesco to exit Japan after eight years of trying

The giant retailer has conceded that it cannot build a “scalable business” in Japan and has announced it is selling up.