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# vaping - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Opinion: E-cigarettes are not part of the solution to a tobacco free Ireland
# Vaping
# Vaping

Opinion: E-cigarettes are not part of the solution to a tobacco free Ireland

Jul 30th 2022, 9:00 AM 15,619 Views 71 Comments

Professor Des Cox says it’s tempting to see e-cigarettes as a solution to smoking but he says that’s just not the case.

# vaping - Thursday 21 July, 2022

GP: Why are we waging a war on e-cigarettes when they help smokers quit?
# Vaping
# Vaping

GP: Why are we waging a war on e-cigarettes when they help smokers quit?

Jul 21st 2022, 8:00 PM 25,528 Views 96 Comments

Dr Garrett McGovern argues that banning e-cigarette flavours will increase smoking harm and death and will not protect young people.

# vaping - Monday 18 July, 2022

Oireachtas Health Committee seek age restrictions on e-cigarettes and ban on flavourings
# Vaping
# Vaping

Oireachtas Health Committee seek age restrictions on e-cigarettes and ban on flavourings

Jul 18th 2022, 12:09 PM 8,881 Views 35 Comments

The committee asked the Minister for Health to look at other countries where ages for vaping and smoking are 21.

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - Monday 14 February, 2022

Vaping reps will urge health committee not to ban flavoured nicotine products
# Vaping
# Vaping

Vaping reps will urge health committee not to ban flavoured nicotine products

Feb 14th 2022, 8:56 PM 18,477 Views 49 Comments

A spokesperson for the vapers association argues that e-liquid flavours are of vital importance to vapers.

# vaping - Friday 15 January, 2021

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

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

Jan 15th 2021, 9:40 PM 33,498 Views 15 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - Saturday 4 January, 2020

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

Menthol cigarettes will be banned in Ireland from May

Jan 4th 2020, 6:30 AM 78,974 Views 58 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - 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 16,210 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.

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - 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

# vaping - Friday 8 November, 2019

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should vaping be banned from workplaces?

Nov 8th 2019, 10:28 AM 26,235 Views 97 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
# 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.

# vaping - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 15th 2019, 5:33 PM 10,404 Views 65 Comments

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

# vaping - Friday 11 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 11th 2019, 10:32 PM 46,765 Views 41 Comments

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

# vaping - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 9th 2019, 1:08 PM 11,037 Views 82 Comments

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

# vaping - Saturday 5 October, 2019

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

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 24,920 Views 52 Comments

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

# vaping - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 2nd 2019, 3:35 PM 28,342 Views 73 Comments

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

# vaping - Sunday 29 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 29th 2019, 1:00 PM 21,689 Views 73 Comments

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

# vaping - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Poll: Should Ireland ban flavoured vapes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland ban flavoured vapes?

Sep 28th 2019, 9:47 AM 47,793 Views 153 Comments

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

# vaping - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Massachusetts becomes first US state to introduce statewide ban on vapes
# E Cigs
# E Cigs

Massachusetts becomes first US state to introduce statewide ban on vapes

Sep 25th 2019, 10:23 AM 12,642 Views 48 Comments

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

# vaping - Monday 23 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 23rd 2019, 8:22 AM 26,084 Views 79 Comments

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

# vaping - Friday 20 September, 2019

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

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

Sep 20th 2019, 10:45 PM 15,842 Views 53 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - 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 20,621 Views 50 Comments

Several teenagers have been placed in medically induced comas.

# vaping - Saturday 7 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 7th 2019, 4:00 PM 40,156 Views 65 Comments

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

# vaping - Thursday 5 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 5th 2019, 1:12 PM 1,102 Views 0 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - Saturday 2 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:30 AM 11,341 Views 33 Comments

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

# vaping - Saturday 20 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 20th 2018, 8:30 AM 15,762 Views 24 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 24th 2017, 12:45 PM 33,906 Views 125 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# vaping - Saturday 21 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 21st 2017, 8:30 AM 14,076 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.

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - 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 32 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

# vaping - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

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

Vaping is 'far safer than smoking'

Feb 7th 2017, 10:04 AM 15,866 Views 38 Comments

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

# vaping - 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.

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