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Pediatricians are more likely to ask families about smoke alarm safety than gun safety, study says

That’s according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Pediatrics. The study found that pediatricians and pediatric residents were less likely to ask their patients about gun storage safety than smoke alarm safety — indicating an overall hesitation in bringing up gun safety with their patients. A team of doctors and researchers analyzed health… Read More »

Up in smoke – cigarette sales here tumble by a quarter in just five years

Drop: Irish people smoked 28 packets per capita in 2018. Stock image Up in smoke – cigarette sales here tumble by a quarter in just five years Independent.ie The number of cigarettes sold in Ireland has dropped by nearly a quarter over the past five years, according to a new report. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/up-in-smoke-cigarette-sales-here-tumble-by-a-quarter-in-just-five-years-38378139.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/special-reports/article38377804.ece/d1ad2/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-08-22_iri_43331373_I1.JPG Email The… Read More »