Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#e-cigarettes

# e-cigarettes - Thursday 30 June, 2022

Disposable vapes will 'get a whole new generation of people addicted to nicotine', expert warns
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Disposable vapes will 'get a whole new generation of people addicted to nicotine', expert warns

Jun 30th 2022, 12:05 AM 17,663 Views 33 Comments

# e-cigarettes - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Vaping reps deny products like 'Dr Frost Lemonade Fizz' and 'Vampire vape' are aimed at children
# E-cigarettes
# E-cigarettes

Vaping reps deny products like 'Dr Frost Lemonade Fizz' and 'Vampire vape' are aimed at children

Feb 15th 2022, 1:46 PM 10,628 Views 48 Comments

The Oireachtas Health Committee today heard submissions from thee members of the Irish Vape Vendors Association.

# 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 12,291 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 12,804 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 16,208 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 6,823 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 37,636 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 20,102 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 17,237 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 20,618 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 76,299 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 12,493 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 37,235 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 13,836 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 21,354 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 26,891 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 15,098 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 6,532 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 15,972 Views 21 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 9,084 Views 34 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 22,441 Views 33 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 39,100 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 15,865 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 14,229 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 28,809 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 12,290 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 57,933 Views 64 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 16,568 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 22,019 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 19,678 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 13,929 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 250 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 10,637 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 11,248 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 35,716 Views 40 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 14,479 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 23,936 Views 69 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 10,418 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 9,462 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 1,248 Views 159 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.

1 2