September 28, 2011

The new, healthier Bond

New research claims that smoking in films encourages teenagers to try the weed. Such surveys are always subject to doubt. They postulate that teenagers who watch […]
September 27, 2011

Dr James Reilly and his beside manner

It seems our Department of Health, the HSE, and indeed the Minister himself have forgotten why they are paid those big salaries by the hapless taxpayer. […]
September 22, 2011

Absurd logic

The anti-smoking in cars thing really is a logical merry-go-round. Intuitively, no non-smoker can possibly spend enough time in cars with smokers to be exposed to […]
September 21, 2011

The dose is the poison

Smoking bans are based on the false notion that all pollution, however diluted, is dangerous It must occur to smokers from time to time to wonder […]
September 19, 2011

Preventable death

We’re all going to die. But there’s a lot you can do with the stats on cause of death to make a case for action The […]