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# quitting - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Pichot quits World Rugby after losing to Beaumont in chairman election
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# Resigned

Pichot quits World Rugby after losing to Beaumont in chairman election

May 13th 2020, 10:41 AM 9,028 Views 7 Comments

The former Argentina scrum-half has resigned from three different roles.

# quitting - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

'It's not unusual to make six or more attempts': Dr Patrick Doorley on how to quit smoking in 2019
# Resolution
# Resolution

'It's not unusual to make six or more attempts': Dr Patrick Doorley on how to quit smoking in 2019

Jan 1st 2019, 1:00 PM 11,127 Views 26 Comments

Quitting smoking can be difficult, but having clear goals and support networks to help with motivation can help chances for success.

# quitting - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Brian Hayes to quit politics to become CEO of Banking and Payments Federation Ireland
# Quitting
# Quitting

Brian Hayes to quit politics to become CEO of Banking and Payments Federation Ireland

Nov 6th 2018, 10:45 AM 31,622 Views 140 Comments

The 49 year-old said he made the decision for family reasons.

# quitting - Friday 17 August, 2018

Premier League referee quits aged 32 due to 'change in his personal circumstances'
# Man In Black
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# Man In Black

Premier League referee quits aged 32 due to 'change in his personal circumstances'

Aug 17th 2018, 1:13 PM 28,430 Views 10 Comments

Regarded as one of the finest officials in the English game, Bobby Madley has decided to retire.

# quitting - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Pixar's John Lasseter quits Disney over sexual harassment complaints
# Me Too
# Me Too

Pixar's John Lasseter quits Disney over sexual harassment complaints

Jun 9th 2018, 7:49 AM 20,902 Views 29 Comments

Lasseter apologised in November last year to “anyone who has ever been on the receiving end of an unwanted hug or any other gesture they felt crossed the line”.

# quitting - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Why is it so hard to quit smoking? Tiny worms may have the answers
# Genetic Mechanism
# Genetic Mechanism

Why is it so hard to quit smoking? Tiny worms may have the answers

Nov 12th 2017, 7:10 AM 19,468 Views 13 Comments

The worms exhibit behavioral responses to nicotine similar to what mammals experience.

# quitting - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Inmates in Irish prisons will soon have access to e-cigarettes
# Quitting
# Quitting

Inmates in Irish prisons will soon have access to e-cigarettes

Feb 26th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,801 Views 33 Comments

A new smoking policy for the prison service is currently being finalised.

# quitting - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

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

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'

Feb 7th 2017, 10:04 AM 15,764 Views 38 Comments

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

# quitting - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Want to quit smoking? 6 unexpected benefits of giving up
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Want to quit smoking? 6 unexpected benefits of giving up

Dec 20th 2016, 12:35 PM 17,990 Views 22 Comments

Have you made your New Year’s resolutions yet?

# quitting - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about
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Want to stop smoking? Here are 7 great reasons for quitting you might not have thought about

Jun 30th 2016, 3:30 PM 15,856 Views 12 Comments

And some happen as soon as you stub out that last cigarette.

# quitting - 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 21,985 Views 71 Comments

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

# quitting - 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 13,904 Views 148 Comments

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

# quitting - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'
# Going Solo
# Going Solo

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'

Apr 9th 2015, 9:15 PM 20,373 Views 53 Comments

David McGuinness has spoken to TheJournal.ie about his decision to quit Fianna Fáil today.

# quitting - Friday 27 March, 2015

'I feel like I'm doing what's right': Zayn breaks his silence on leaving One Direction
# Story Of His Life
From The Daily Edge
# Story Of His Life

'I feel like I'm doing what's right': Zayn breaks his silence on leaving One Direction

Mar 27th 2015, 9:23 AM 3,892 Views 2 Comments

But what about us, Zayn? WHAT ABOUT US.

# quitting - Thursday 19 March, 2015

One Direction's Zayn Malik is stressed so is leaving the boyband's tour
# Steal My Girl
# Steal My Girl

One Direction's Zayn Malik is stressed so is leaving the boyband's tour

Mar 19th 2015, 5:04 PM 32,037 Views 31 Comments

Oh dear.

# quitting - Saturday 17 January, 2015

9 reasons you should definitely quit smoking this year
# Quitting
From The Daily Edge
# Quitting

9 reasons you should definitely quit smoking this year

Jan 17th 2015, 1:03 PM 21,917 Views 35 Comments

It’s time.

# quitting - Monday 12 January, 2015

Find it difficult to quit smoking? This might be why
# Nicotine
# Nicotine

Find it difficult to quit smoking? This might be why

Jan 12th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,229 Views 18 Comments

A study has revealed the rate at which smokers metabolise nicotine could predict the best way to quit.

# quitting - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning

Jan 7th 2015, 6:13 PM 14,177 Views 35 Comments

Simon O’Brien is taking up a new post in the UK next month after a turbulent spell as GSOC chair.

# quitting - 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 10,938 Views 104 Comments

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

# quitting - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

1 in 4 HSE general support workers are smokers
# Lighting Up
# Lighting Up

1 in 4 HSE general support workers are smokers

Apr 16th 2014, 11:15 AM 5,975 Views 29 Comments

A new report found a huge decrease in the numbers of nurses smoking.

# quitting - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Another one bites the dust? Róisín Shortall considers quitting Labour
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Another one bites the dust? Róisín Shortall considers quitting Labour

Jul 24th 2013, 6:41 PM 10,004 Views 49 Comments

The former junior health minister says she is “semi-detached” from the party.

# quitting - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Millions more spent on tobacco illnesses than quit services
# Smoking
# Smoking

Millions more spent on tobacco illnesses than quit services

Feb 13th 2013, 6:30 AM 3,664 Views 18 Comments

The Irish Heart Foundation is calling on the State to start spending more money on quit services as National No Smoking Day is marked today.

# quitting - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Tesco to exit Japan after eight years of trying
# Quitting
# Quitting

Tesco to exit Japan after eight years of trying

Aug 31st 2011, 1:52 PM 767 Views 5 Comments

The giant retailer has conceded that it cannot build a “scalable business” in Japan and has announced it is selling up.