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[Canada, UK] Menthol cigarettes could be WORSE for your health than regular tobacco: Study links them to 'more severe lung problems'
Menthol smokers reported more trips to A&E than non-menthol smokers / Were hospitalised more frequently for worsening of their lung disease / Menthol smokers had a 29% higher risk of being hospitalised / Worsenings might include difficulty breathing or a
Nov 5, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:23
Dr. David McKeown, the city’s medical officer of health, recommends that unless the province steps in with regulations, Toronto should “prohibit e-cigarette use in Toronto wherever smoking is currently prohibited under local or provincial legislation.”
Aug 11, 2014 Canada.com (ca)
added Aug 12, 2014 12:26
The head of Canada’s biggest cigarette maker is railing against taxes on tobacco products she says are “extreme,” as well as against health “extremists” who want the sale of the cancer-causing products banned completely.
May 29, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added May 30, 2014 04:52
despite very large expenditures and sweeping federal powers, perverse tobacco policy is failing the American public and will soon destroy thousands of small and medium- sized businesses that are part of the solution, not part of the problem. The vast m
Jan 31, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Feb 2, 2017 16:15
Shisha shops, cafes and restaurants are not included in a recent ban implemented by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 18, a Ministry of Health official said.
Jul 2, 2012 Arab News (sa)
added Jul 2, 2012 12:13
Sharon Angnakak is looking for 1,000 Nunavummiut willing to support a territory-wide ban on indoor smoking in multi-dwelling buildings. Last week the Iqaluit woman launched an online petition drive to gain support from 1,000 people in Nunavut for this g
Apr 13, 2015 Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:52
A federal court injunction gave temporary relief to the 13 Tobacco Road, roll-you-own cigarette shops in Tampa Bay, which reopened July 27. Partnership owner Sam Bontempo has vowed to fight a federal law that led to higher taxes on discounted smokes.
Jul 27, 2012 Patch.org
added Jul 28, 2012 10:48
Customs officials at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport have encountered largescale smuggling of the famous Gudang Garam brand of cigarettes over the last few days.
Jun 5, 2012 Asian Age (in)
added Jun 5, 2012 14:15
Long Plain First Nation celebrated the grand opening today of a new gas station and smoke shop on the first urban reserve within city limits. First Nation chiefs and officials from the province, the city and federal government braved a stiff winter wind
Feb 23, 2015 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:31
There are details yet to be worked out, such as whether the flavoured tobacco ban would cover menthol cigarettes. Those specifics will be drawn up later in regulations. When a flavoured tobacco ban was introduced recently in Nova Scotia it was opposed
Jun 10, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Jun 11, 2015 16:18