# smoking - Today’s News
How much do you know about one of nature’s most terrifying phenomenons?
# 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
It’s official: Ireland will be the first country in the EU to bring in plain packaging on cigarettes
“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.
# smoking - Monday 19 May, 2014
A dietary metamorphosis adopted in Finland in the 1970s has seen heart disease, some cancers and obesity levels drop dramatically. We should take note.
# smoking - Saturday 17 May, 2014
# smoking - Thursday 24 April, 2014
The HSE has announced the ban on e-cigarettes on its smoke-free campuses.
# smoking - Thursday 17 April, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Anglo bosses found guilty, Bertie Ahern, and Ukraine…
The bill now moves to the Dáil where it will have government support.
# smoking - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
A new report found a huge decrease in the numbers of nurses smoking.
# smoking - Friday 4 April, 2014
The sale of tobacco products could be banned between 7am and 9am and after 6pm.
# smoking - Monday 31 March, 2014
It’s already planned that HSE campuses will be smoke-free by 2015 but e-cigarettes could be included in the policy.
# smoking - Friday 28 March, 2014
A study published today shows such bans are also linked to a similar fall in the hospitals visits by children wit asthma.
# smoking - Monday 24 March, 2014
This Saturday marks the tenth anniversary of the ban’s implementation.
The ban was introduced 10 years ago, on 29 March 2004.
# smoking - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
The e-cigs have already been banned from DART and train services.
# smoking - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Residents of the homes, as well as public psychiatric facilities, at sites in the Midlands will be exempt.
Don’t try this at home, kids.
# smoking - Monday 3 March, 2014
The 57-year-old father-of-three was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year.
Good morning, it’s the start of a new week so here’s today’s news to get your day started.
# smoking - Saturday 1 March, 2014
Is there a place for the Cuban cigar in a world that is starting to slowly hate tobacco?
# smoking - Friday 28 February, 2014
There were plenty of strong words for tobacco companies on the opening night of the Fine Gael Ard Fheis in Dublin.
# smoking - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The director general of the Law Society said Ireland would be setting a precedent in Europe.
The bosses of the cigarette companies maintain that plain tobacco packaging will boost illegal sales.
How can we protect our young people from the tactics of the tobacco industry? The answer is simple: plain packaging, writes Kathleen O’Meara.
# smoking - Monday 10 February, 2014
Smoking in cars raises levels of dangerous fine-particle pollutants.
# smoking - Sunday 2 February, 2014
The Psychiatric Nurses association at Kerry General Hospital say the HSE just wanted to make a ‘grand gesture’ but aren’t willing to back it up.
# smoking - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
Some e-cigarette distributors report that parents have been been attempting to purchase e-cigarettes for their teenage children.
# smoking - Monday 27 January, 2014
Health Minister James Reilly likely to bring in wider legislation to regulate use of device which cuts out tobacco – but still delivers nicotine.
# smoking - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Just how dangerous is passive smoking?
# smoking - Thursday 23 January, 2014
The Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Bill 2013 was discussed by the Oireachtas today with a focus on the impact it could have on the black market.
Plain packaging on cigarette packets is being discussed today in Leinster House.
# smoking - Friday 17 January, 2014
The report warns that smoking cigarettes can cause blindness, diabetes, erectile dysfunction and liver cancer.
# smoking - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
After concerns in the US over children being poisoned by the liquid inside, the Department says it will be bringing forward regulations in 2014.