# smoking - Yesterday’s News
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.
# smoking - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
And their non-smoking counterparts don’t like it…
# smoking - Monday 6 January, 2014
This will be the last year that people can light up a cigarette on hospital grounds.
Zippos are for girls.
# smoking - Friday 3 January, 2014
Hospitals in Rathgar, Bantry, Mallow and Kerry will all ban smoking on campus from Monday.
# smoking - Monday 30 December, 2013
Gerry Collins and his family are part of a new ad campaign to encourage people to stop smoking.
# smoking - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The Minister for Health said it would be an “extraordinary society” which put the intellectual property rights of the tobacco industry ahead of the health of its citizens.
# smoking - Thursday 5 December, 2013
The Minister for Health, James Reilly, introduces the plain packaging bill at the Oireachtas Health Committee today.
# smoking - Monday 25 November, 2013
The report pointed to a prevalence in smoking both among children and pregnant women in the more disadvantaged areas.
# smoking - Sunday 24 November, 2013
He follows in the footsteps of former Taoiseach Charles Haughey and ex-minister Micheál Martin in the vendetta against the habit.
# smoking - Friday 15 November, 2013
Minister of State Alex White told the Dáil yesterday that it is estimated that between 18 per cent and 21 per cent of Irish women smoke during pregnancy.
# smoking - Friday 1 November, 2013
Everyone’s talking about a human body part found in Meath, continued water restrictions and a shooting at LAX.
In-patients will have to leave hospital campuses if they wish to smoke with staff to be given advice on quitting.
New York’s Mayor Bloomberg intends raising the legal smoking age from 18 to 21 – and he’s right. This is the generation which can be protected from Big Tobacco, writes Kathleen O’Meara.