October 20, 2016
Young Couple Smoking

Campaigners React to Publication of Healthy Ireland Survey Results

The Department of Health has launched the Summary Report of the second Healthy Ireland Survey. It is an annual, interviewer administered, face-to-face survey commissioned by the […]
September 19, 2016

John Mallon Radio Interview

Click on the link to listen to the interview John gave in November 2015: Radio Interview  
September 12, 2016

The sole motivation for smoking doesn’t have to be nicotine

The medical community are fond of pronouncing on all things smoking while most of their number have probably never been smokers themselves. Their beliefs about this […]
September 12, 2016

Bullied and insulted – the plight of the smoker in Ireland in 2016

Eoghan Harris was musing in the Independent article last week about his upbringing and how he was bullied at school. The sentiments he expressed surprised me, […]
September 8, 2016

Campaigners Warn Against Increasing Tax on Tobacco

A further increase in tobacco taxation would be unfair because it would discriminate against those who can least afford it, say campaigners. In a pre-budget submission […]