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#kick the habit

# kick-the-habit - Friday 12 July, 2019

Littering could literally be halved if cigarette butts weren't thrown on the ground
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# Kick The Habit

Littering could literally be halved if cigarette butts weren't thrown on the ground

Jul 12th 2019, 6:10 AM 12,778 Views 72 Comments

The 2018 National Litter Pollution Monitoring System Report has highlighted the extent of the problem

# kick-the-habit - Sunday 3 May, 2015

The workplace smoking ban didn't stop people smoking and the Celtic Tiger is to blame
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# Kick The Habit

The workplace smoking ban didn't stop people smoking and the Celtic Tiger is to blame

May 3rd 2015, 7:30 AM 18,558 Views 38 Comments

Research by the ESRI found there was actually a larger decrease in smoking among non-workers.

# kick-the-habit - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

How to get pregnant women to quit smoking? Pay them
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# Financial Incentive

How to get pregnant women to quit smoking? Pay them

Jan 28th 2015, 2:33 PM 12,559 Views 60 Comments

More than 20% of the women offered vouchers kicked the habit, compared with 9% given normal NHS support alone.

# kick-the-habit - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins
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Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins

Jan 1st 2013, 7:45 AM 3,627 Views 30 Comments

One million people have successfully quit smoking in Ireland – and now the HSE is urging remaining smokers to kick the habit for good in 2013.

# kick-the-habit - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Study of one million women says giving up smoking can extend life for ten years
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Study of one million women says giving up smoking can extend life for ten years

Oct 27th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,199 Views 28 Comments

The study published in The Lancet found that the earlier women give up, the more likely they are to not to see their lifespan cut by a decade.

# kick-the-habit - Monday 8 October, 2012

Quitting smoking? New campaign uses social media to encourage people to quit
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# Kick The Habit

Quitting smoking? New campaign uses social media to encourage people to quit

Oct 8th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,153 Views 46 Comments

A map tracks the number of tweets sent across Ireland every week about quitting smoking – and asks people to support anyone trying to give up.