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#world no tobacco day

# world-no-tobacco-day - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Despite overall decline in smoking, prevalence is rising among Ireland's most vulnerable
# World No Tobacco Day
# World No Tobacco Day

Despite overall decline in smoking, prevalence is rising among Ireland's most vulnerable

May 31st 2022, 6:00 AM 14,886 Views 28 Comments

Smoking still causes over 4,500 deaths in Ireland each year

# world-no-tobacco-day - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Smoking causes 100 deaths and more than 1000 hospital admissions in Ireland every week
# World No Tobacco Day
# World No Tobacco Day

Smoking causes 100 deaths and more than 1000 hospital admissions in Ireland every week

May 31st 2018, 9:32 AM 11,158 Views 63 Comments

A quarter of all men and 20% of women in Ireland smoke.

# world-no-tobacco-day - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke
# Air Pollution
# Air Pollution

Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke

May 31st 2017, 9:15 AM 8,581 Views 38 Comments

32.7% of nine-year-olds from Ireland’s lowest-income families are exposed to secondary smoke daily.

Column: '8 per cent of young people aged 10 to 17 smoke cigarettes'
# World No Tobacco Day
# World No Tobacco Day

Column: '8 per cent of young people aged 10 to 17 smoke cigarettes'

May 31st 2017, 6:30 AM 481 Views 20 Comments

We need smoking prevention efforts to ensure smoking rates continue to drop among all young people, writes Donal Buggy.

# world-no-tobacco-day - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

No, smokers don't just need sympathy - They need help to stop smoking
# World No Tobacco Day
# World No Tobacco Day

No, smokers don't just need sympathy - They need help to stop smoking

May 31st 2016, 6:15 AM 721 Views 68 Comments

Two in three smokers want to give up writes Donald Buggy of the Irish Cancer Society.

# world-no-tobacco-day - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Plain pack cigarettes will 'save lives' and prevent child smokers
# No Smoking
# No Smoking

Plain pack cigarettes will 'save lives' and prevent child smokers

May 28th 2013, 2:35 PM 16,791 Views 168 Comments

Ireland is to become the second country in the world to introduce plain packets of cigarettes.

# world-no-tobacco-day - Thursday 31 May, 2012

‘Vast majority of smokers want to quit’ claims Reilly as No Tobacco Day marked
# Smoking
# Smoking

‘Vast majority of smokers want to quit’ claims Reilly as No Tobacco Day marked

May 31st 2012, 7:15 AM 2,366 Views 46 Comments

The Minister underlined his commitment to reduce the number of young people taking up smoking as the World Health Organisation’s No Tobacco Day is marked.

# world-no-tobacco-day - Monday 28 May, 2012

Smoking to be banned in more hospital grounds
# Hospital
# Hospital

Smoking to be banned in more hospital grounds

May 28th 2012, 10:50 AM 1,995 Views 18 Comments

Smoking will be stubbed out at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital Group this year, thanks to a new initiative being introduced on World No Tobacco Day.