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# second-hand-smoke - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke
# Air Pollution
# Air Pollution

Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke

May 31st 2017, 9:15 AM 8,560 Views 38 Comments

32.7% of nine-year-olds from Ireland’s lowest-income families are exposed to secondary smoke daily.

# second-hand-smoke - Monday 6 March, 2017

Pollution kills 1.7 million children under five worldwide each year
# Environmental Risks
# Environmental Risks

Pollution kills 1.7 million children under five worldwide each year

Mar 6th 2017, 3:13 PM 4,562 Views 6 Comments

Over half a million deaths each year are from diseases attributable to air pollution and second-hand smoke.

# second-hand-smoke - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Almost 7 per cent drop shows smoking ban is working, insists Cancer Society
# Workplace Smoking
# Workplace Smoking

Almost 7 per cent drop shows smoking ban is working, insists Cancer Society

Aug 27th 2013, 6:00 AM 4,880 Views 27 Comments

A recently published ESRI working paper had found that the workplace ban had “little or no effect” on smoking habits.

# second-hand-smoke - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Even low levels of air pollution can lead to lung cancer, major new study shows
# Risk Factor
# Risk Factor

Even low levels of air pollution can lead to lung cancer, major new study shows

Jul 10th 2013, 6:45 AM 3,234 Views 10 Comments

Researchers found that there was “no threshold below which there was no risk” in a major study of 300,000 people.