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Worrying increase in e-cig use by 15-16-year olds

ESPAD Ireland report shows worrying increase in e-cigarette use by young people in Ireland

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Policy News   |   20th Nov 2020

Stroke rate ‘tsunami’ predicted by 2030

New research predicts huge increase in stroke cases in Ireland by 2030

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Stroke News   |   9th Nov 2020

Young people who use e-cigs more likely to smoke tobacco

A new review on e-cigarettes shows young people who use them more likely to smoke tobacco

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Policy News   |   14th Oct 2020

Cigarette price hike welcome but more is needed-Budget 2021

Irish Heart Foundation welcomes price increase on cigarettes but lack of new tax on e-cigs is disappointing

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Policy News   |   13th Oct 2020

Budget 2021 – call for a new tax on e-cigarettes

The Irish Heart Foundation has called for a new tax on e-cigarettes in Budget 2021

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Policy News   |   6th Oct 2020

Air pollution caused 1,300 deaths in 2019

The Irish Heart Foundation has called on the Government to immediately ban smoky coal in Ireland

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Policy News   |   25th Sep 2020

Smoking ban helped reduce smoking in teens

New research shows smoking restrictions reduced teen smoking

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Policy News   |   28th Aug 2020

Tackling obesity more urgent than ever

The Irish Heart Foundation urges the Government to follow UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s lead through tough new actions to tackle obesity.

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Policy News   |   27th Jul 2020