Smoking causes almost 3000 cancer deaths each year

first_imgHomepage BannerNews By admin – February 4, 2017 WhatsApp Smoking is the cause of almost 3000 cancer deaths in Ireland each year.Today marks World Cancer Day and the Irish Cancer Society is urging the Government to follow Australia and make a bold pledge on tobacco.Cigarettes cost over 17 euro per packet in Australia with plans to increase it to 28 euro by 2020.Donal Buggy from the Irish Cancer Society says that smoking needs to be tackled:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/smoking10.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Previous articleApplications open for Structures at Risk FundNext articleHospitals across country face up to full occupancy each week – Sinn Fein admin Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Google+ Facebookcenter_img Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Smoking causes almost 3000 cancer deaths each year 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Pinterest Google+last_img

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