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Suit filed against anti-smoking group over links to 'Big Tobacco'
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Suit filed against anti-smoking group over links to 'Big Tobacco'

Jan 15th 2021, 9:40 PM 33,416 Views 15 Comments

Several accusations have been made by the former anti-smoking foundation’s director of social media.

Adolescents who use e-cigarettes three-to-five times more likely to start smoking, new review says
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Adolescents who use e-cigarettes three-to-five times more likely to start smoking, new review says

Oct 12th 2020, 9:12 AM 12,165 Views 35 Comments

The Health Research Board’s review will help inform Department of Health policy.

Menthol cigarettes will be banned in Ireland from May
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Menthol cigarettes will be banned in Ireland from May

Jan 4th 2020, 6:30 AM 78,671 Views 58 Comments

Minister Harris says there is evidence that menthol flavoured cigarettes may be more addictive.

'We're on to you': Harris says flavoured e-cigarettes target children and he wants them banned
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'We're on to you': Harris says flavoured e-cigarettes target children and he wants them banned

Dec 9th 2019, 5:41 PM 12,336 Views 54 Comments

Some vaping packaging is trying to make it attractive to children, according to the health minister.

HSE checking all Irish vaping products for ingredient linked to US illnesses
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HSE checking all Irish vaping products for ingredient linked to US illnesses

Nov 19th 2019, 12:05 AM 15,986 Views 29 Comments

More than 1,000 cases of vaping-related lung illnesses have been reported in the US, with 42 confirmed deaths in 24 states.

Simon Harris considering banning ads for vaping products near schools and playgrounds
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Simon Harris considering banning ads for vaping products near schools and playgrounds

Nov 14th 2019, 7:08 AM 6,796 Views 35 Comments

Measures to restrict alcohol advertisements around children came into effect this week.

British teenager ended up on life support after suffering respiratory failure linked to vaping
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British teenager ended up on life support after suffering respiratory failure linked to vaping

Nov 12th 2019, 7:52 AM 37,574 Views 58 Comments

At 16 years old, he required an exterior artificial lung to put oxygen into the blood

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?
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Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?

Nov 8th 2019, 10:28 AM 26,194 Views 96 Comments

Is this practice commonplace enough to make a ban by the government necessary?

'Bear it in mind': Harris was contacted about vaping by minister and FG colleague
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'Bear it in mind': Harris was contacted about vaping by minister and FG colleague

Nov 8th 2019, 6:30 AM 20,048 Views 29 Comments

The Health Minister has said he has no intention of meeting with vaping companies.

Experts claim there is no evidence of a risk to the public from passive vaping
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Experts claim there is no evidence of a risk to the public from passive vaping

Oct 15th 2019, 5:33 PM 10,341 Views 65 Comments

Passive smoking has long been known to have a negative impact on the public’s health.

Death toll from vaping-related lung injury in US rises to 26 as health officials name mystery illness
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Death toll from vaping-related lung injury in US rises to 26 as health officials name mystery illness

Oct 11th 2019, 10:32 PM 46,732 Views 41 Comments

Earlier this week, a 17-year-old became the youngest person to die from the illness.

Taoiseach says workplace vaping ban will be considered if doctors advise it
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Taoiseach says workplace vaping ban will be considered if doctors advise it

Oct 9th 2019, 1:08 PM 10,977 Views 82 Comments

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin questioned Varadkar on vaping in the Dail today.

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As vaping-linked injuries and deaths rise in the US, some Irish colleges are moving towards an all-out ban

Oct 5th 2019, 10:00 PM 24,858 Views 52 Comments

18 deaths and 1080 injuries in the US have been linked to vaping.

Harris hits out at politicians trying to get him to meet vaping company reps
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Harris hits out at politicians trying to get him to meet vaping company reps

Oct 2nd 2019, 3:35 PM 28,311 Views 73 Comments

The minister said tobacco companies are ‘despicable’ for targeting children with e-cigarettes.

Opinion: Is there now an argument for banning e-cigarettes in Ireland?
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Opinion: Is there now an argument for banning e-cigarettes in Ireland?

Sep 29th 2019, 1:00 PM 21,612 Views 73 Comments

E-cigarettes are not harmless, but now is not the time for mass hysteria, writes Professor Des Cox.

Poll: Should Ireland ban flavoured vapes?
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Poll: Should Ireland ban flavoured vapes?

Sep 28th 2019, 9:47 AM 47,738 Views 153 Comments

Senator James Reilly has said flavoured vapes like bublegum and candy make the habit an attractive prospect for young people.

Massachusetts becomes first US state to introduce statewide ban on vapes
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Massachusetts becomes first US state to introduce statewide ban on vapes

Sep 25th 2019, 10:23 AM 12,627 Views 48 Comments

San Francisco in California had already adopted a similar citywide ban.

Poll: Should vaping be banned on college campuses in Ireland?
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Poll: Should vaping be banned on college campuses in Ireland?

Sep 23rd 2019, 8:22 AM 26,042 Views 79 Comments

The president of the University of Limerick has called on the government to take action.

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores
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Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

Sep 20th 2019, 10:45 PM 15,825 Views 52 Comments

President Donald Trump has proposed a federal ban on flavoured e-cigarettes and vaping products.

Canada reports first hospitalisation for vaping-related illness
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Canada reports first hospitalisation for vaping-related illness

Sep 18th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,216 Views 45 Comments

It follows a similar outbreak in the US that has killed seven people.

Irish doctors monitoring US warnings about e-cigs after lung disease outbreak
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Irish doctors monitoring US warnings about e-cigs after lung disease outbreak

Sep 14th 2019, 7:30 AM 20,574 Views 50 Comments

Several teenagers have been placed in medically induced comas.

Five people now believed to have died from vaping-related illnesses in the US
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Five people now believed to have died from vaping-related illnesses in the US

Sep 7th 2019, 4:00 PM 40,127 Views 65 Comments

100s of other have reportedly become ill with a number of teenagers in induced comas as a result.

With Juul under the spotlight, meet the man taking its vaping products into the Irish market
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With Juul under the spotlight, meet the man taking its vaping products into the Irish market

Sep 5th 2019, 1:12 PM 1,082 Views 0 Comments

Gareth Smyth talks vaping regulation, advertising and launching in Ireland.

Patient's death could be first linked to vaping in US, health officials say
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Patient's death could be first linked to vaping in US, health officials say

Aug 24th 2019, 7:56 AM 76,270 Views 84 Comments

Officials are trying to find the cause of a respiratory illness in up to 200 more people.

Teen vapers are more likely to use sweet-flavoured e-cigarettes than adult vapers, study finds
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Teen vapers are more likely to use sweet-flavoured e-cigarettes than adult vapers, study finds

Mar 18th 2019, 11:00 AM 13,766 Views 55 Comments

The US Food and Drug Administration has declared youth e-cigarette use as an epidemic in the country.

Decision to include vaping advice on official HSE website 'does not represent policy change'
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Decision to include vaping advice on official HSE website 'does not represent policy change'

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:30 AM 11,299 Views 33 Comments

A section on vaping has been added to the official quit.ie site.

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

Oct 20th 2018, 8:30 AM 15,675 Views 24 Comments

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

E-cigarette vapour can damage immune system in lungs, study suggests
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E-cigarette vapour can damage immune system in lungs, study suggests

Aug 14th 2018, 2:53 PM 15,075 Views 52 Comments

Some of the effects were similar to those seen in regular smokers and people with chronic lung disease.

Poll: Would you like to see vaping banned in indoor public places?
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Poll: Would you like to see vaping banned in indoor public places?

Oct 24th 2017, 12:45 PM 33,827 Views 125 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

'Abstinence-only approach to nicotine has created undue fears about alternatives'
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'Abstinence-only approach to nicotine has created undue fears about alternatives'

Oct 21st 2017, 8:30 AM 14,070 Views 44 Comments

We need truthful information on the relative risks of cigarettes compared to the various smoke-free alternative products, writes David T Sweanor.

Researchers warn pregnant women that vaping might lead to increased asthma risk
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Researchers warn pregnant women that vaping might lead to increased asthma risk

Sep 12th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,063 Views 34 Comments

The warning comes after researchers claimed to have found a link between vaping and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.

Here's the official advice on how to quit smoking (and it doesn't include vaping)
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Here's the official advice on how to quit smoking (and it doesn't include vaping)

Apr 10th 2017, 5:30 PM 22,374 Views 32 Comments

Ireland’s health authority has recommended that the government wait for more studies before endorsing e-cigarettes.

This is the number of 'current smokers' in Ireland today
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This is the number of 'current smokers' in Ireland today

Mar 15th 2017, 4:31 PM 38,995 Views 64 Comments

A new report differentiates between occasional and daily smokers.

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'
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Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'

Feb 7th 2017, 10:04 AM 15,761 Views 38 Comments

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

Success of e-cigarettes cautiously backed by Hiqa report
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Success of e-cigarettes cautiously backed by Hiqa report

Jan 5th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,202 Views 59 Comments

Data from Healthy Ireland reveals that 29% of smokers currently use e-cigarettes as an aid to quitting smoking.

Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution
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Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution

Jan 1st 2017, 2:45 PM 28,774 Views 80 Comments

Make sure you’re aware of the possible risks before taking up e-cigarettes.

New research suggests e-cigarettes could be harmful to gums
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New research suggests e-cigarettes could be harmful to gums

Dec 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,265 Views 27 Comments

More research is needed, however.

Poll: Should vaping be banned in public spaces?
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Poll: Should vaping be banned in public spaces?

Sep 10th 2016, 9:39 AM 25,370 Views 127 Comments

Poland introduced a ban this week.

Government does NOT intend to ban vaping in pubs and offices
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Government does NOT intend to ban vaping in pubs and offices

Sep 11th 2015, 9:24 PM 19,415 Views 78 Comments

“Currently the evidence base does not support prohibiting vaping in public places…”

Vaping is now officially less harmful than smoking, and it's time the Irish health authorities acknowledged that fact
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Vaping is now officially less harmful than smoking, and it's time the Irish health authorities acknowledged that fact

Aug 20th 2015, 1:00 PM 1,436 Views 104 Comments

Ireland’s health bodies, cancer charities and societies need to follow the facts and treat electronic cigarettes with an open mind, argues Joe Dunne.

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