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# e-cigarettes - Monday 12 October, 2020

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

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

Oct 12th 2020, 9:12 AM 12,051 Views 35 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Monday 9 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 9th 2019, 5:41 PM 12,138 Views 54 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 19th 2019, 12:05 AM 15,826 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.

# e-cigarettes - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Simon Harris considering banning ads for vaping products near schools and playgrounds
# Children's Health
# Children's Health

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

Nov 14th 2019, 7:08 AM 6,787 Views 35 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 12th 2019, 7:52 AM 37,547 Views 58 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Friday 8 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 8th 2019, 6:30 AM 20,006 Views 29 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

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

Canada reports first hospitalisation for vaping-related illness

Sep 18th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,207 Views 45 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 14 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 14th 2019, 7:30 AM 20,542 Views 50 Comments

Several teenagers have been placed in medically induced comas.

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 24 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 24th 2019, 7:56 AM 76,255 Views 84 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Monday 29 July, 2019

New legislation to ban sale of e-cigarettes to people under the age of 18
# Smoking
# Smoking

New legislation to ban sale of e-cigarettes to people under the age of 18

Jul 29th 2019, 6:15 AM 11,194 Views 33 Comments

The legislation will be considered by government in September.

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales
# Banned
# Banned

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales

Jun 26th 2019, 8:56 AM 37,200 Views 91 Comments

The legislation does not restrict the use of vaping products – only sales, manufacturing and distribution.

# e-cigarettes - Monday 18 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 18th 2019, 11:00 AM 13,749 Views 55 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Opinion: 'E-cigarettes may be an effective tobacco cessation tool but at what cost to society'?
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Opinion: 'E-cigarettes may be an effective tobacco cessation tool but at what cost to society'?

Mar 2nd 2019, 6:15 AM 21,343 Views 51 Comments

‘We don’t want to solve the problems of current smokers by creating a whole new generation of smokers that the tobacco companies can prey on,’ writes Dr Des Cox.

# e-cigarettes - Thursday 31 January, 2019

First trial shows e-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine patches and gum for quitters
# QUIT SMOKING
# QUIT SMOKING

First trial shows e-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine patches and gum for quitters

Jan 31st 2019, 12:05 AM 26,840 Views 56 Comments

Currently, 10% of Irish ex-smokers use e-cigarettes.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 14th 2018, 2:53 PM 15,055 Views 52 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Smoking, vaping or even having nicotine patches during pregnancy may increase the risk of cot death
# Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
# Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Smoking, vaping or even having nicotine patches during pregnancy may increase the risk of cot death

Jul 21st 2018, 11:00 AM 6,478 Views 10 Comments

New research shows that babies can be at an increased risk of cot death if exposed to cigarettes or e-cigarette smoke while in the womb.

# e-cigarettes - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Offering free patches to employees who smoke doesn't help them quit - but giving them money does
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Offering free patches to employees who smoke doesn't help them quit - but giving them money does

May 27th 2018, 3:30 PM 15,929 Views 20 Comments

A new US study found workers were three times more likely to quit if there was a financial incentive.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 12th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,060 Views 35 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Monday 10 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 10th 2017, 5:30 PM 22,314 Views 32 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

This is the number of 'current smokers' in Ireland today
# Lighting Up
# Lighting Up

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

Mar 15th 2017, 4:31 PM 38,831 Views 64 Comments

A new report differentiates between occasional and daily smokers.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'
# Quitting
# Quitting

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'

Feb 7th 2017, 10:04 AM 15,734 Views 38 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Success of e-cigarettes cautiously backed by Hiqa report
# Tackling Addiction
# Tackling Addiction

Success of e-cigarettes cautiously backed by Hiqa report

Jan 5th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,192 Views 59 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution
# Smoke N Mirrors
# Smoke N Mirrors

Giving up cigarettes? Vaping might not be the solution

Jan 1st 2017, 2:45 PM 28,755 Views 80 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Monday 26 December, 2016

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

New research suggests e-cigarettes could be harmful to gums

Dec 26th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,257 Views 27 Comments

More research is needed, however.

# e-cigarettes - Friday 20 May, 2016

Flavoured cigarettes banned in Ireland from today
# Smoking
# Smoking

Flavoured cigarettes banned in Ireland from today

May 20th 2016, 2:27 PM 57,789 Views 65 Comments

Regulation of e-cigarettes will also be enforced from today.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

How bookies, e-cigarettes and kids meals can advertise changes today
# Unhappy Meal
# Unhappy Meal

How bookies, e-cigarettes and kids meals can advertise changes today

Mar 1st 2016, 6:07 AM 16,540 Views 8 Comments

Food advertisements and ads for health and beauty products will now also be subject to more stringent examinations.

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Vaping is about 95% less harmful than smoking
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Vaping is about 95% less harmful than smoking

Aug 19th 2015, 10:52 AM 21,970 Views 71 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned from the workplace?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should e-cigarettes be banned from the workplace?

Apr 18th 2015, 8:30 AM 19,658 Views 224 Comments

Or should they be tolerated?

# e-cigarettes - Friday 17 April, 2015

Is tougher legislation needed for e-cigarettes?
# Smokes
# Smokes

Is tougher legislation needed for e-cigarettes?

Apr 17th 2015, 9:05 AM 13,899 Views 148 Comments

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

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Opinion: Opposition to 'vaping' adverts is knee-jerk moral outrage
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Opinion: Opposition to 'vaping' adverts is knee-jerk moral outrage

Nov 15th 2014, 8:00 AM 231 Views 102 Comments

Thousands of people die from smoking-related diseases every year in Ireland, but e-cigarettes can help them quit. So why are we trying to ban advertising them?

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Could e-cigarette ads like this showing smoking on air be coming to Irish TV?
# Vaping On-air
# Vaping On-air

Could e-cigarette ads like this showing smoking on air be coming to Irish TV?

Nov 11th 2014, 3:35 PM 10,559 Views 29 Comments

Local sellers hope Ireland will follow the UK’s lead in featuring ‘vaping’ commercials on television.

# e-cigarettes - Monday 10 November, 2014

E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television
# Vaping
# Vaping

E-cig ad will be the first since 1965 to show smoking on UK television

Nov 10th 2014, 3:00 PM 11,201 Views 30 Comments

Previous incarnations of the advert were banned for being ‘too sexy’.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

E-cigarette company up in smoke
# Vaping
# Vaping

E-cigarette company up in smoke

Sep 2nd 2014, 2:37 PM 35,657 Views 41 Comments

Healthier Smoker being wound up after promising new jobs in Waterford.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

WHO calls for ban on smoking e-cigarettes indoors
# Cracking Down
# Cracking Down

WHO calls for ban on smoking e-cigarettes indoors

Aug 26th 2014, 1:37 PM 14,454 Views 81 Comments

The organisation has called for measures to be taken against the devices until further research is conducted.

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

E-cigs banned in nation's biggest shopping centre
# Vaping Ban
# Vaping Ban

E-cigs banned in nation's biggest shopping centre

Jul 9th 2014, 6:55 AM 23,889 Views 71 Comments

Blanchardstown Centre takes a stand against ‘vaping’, following similar moves by Dublin Bus and Irish Rail.

# e-cigarettes - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

The government is going to regulate the sale of e-cigarettes and ban their sale to under 18s
# Crack Down
# Crack Down

The government is going to regulate the sale of e-cigarettes and ban their sale to under 18s

Jun 25th 2014, 8:30 AM 10,367 Views 93 Comments

Health Minister James Reilly has previously expressed concerns about the harmful effects of electronic cigarettes.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Think e-cigarettes are harmful? 37% of Irish people believe they are
# Stop Smoking
# Stop Smoking

Think e-cigarettes are harmful? 37% of Irish people believe they are

Jun 17th 2014, 6:00 AM 9,428 Views 59 Comments

About 29.3 million adults across the 27 countries have tried e-cigarettes.

# e-cigarettes - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Opinion: E-Cigarettes – is ‘vaping’ in front of our children socially acceptable?
# Smoking
# Smoking

Opinion: E-Cigarettes – is ‘vaping’ in front of our children socially acceptable?

May 17th 2014, 7:00 PM 1,125 Views 160 Comments

Yes, you’ve done fantastically well to ween yourself down from a Grade 1 carcinogen to the equivalent of weed killer. But that doesn’t make it OK vape in front of my three-year-old.

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York
# VAPE NO MORE
# VAPE NO MORE

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York

Apr 29th 2014, 10:25 PM 15,850 Views 64 Comments

‘Vaping’ is no longer allowed in restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

# e-cigarettes - Thursday 24 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 24th 2014, 8:48 AM 10,921 Views 111 Comments

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

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