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[Canada] DOYLE: Tobacco prevention school resource

Alberta Health Services and the University of Lethbridge have teamed up and created a school-based tobacco-prevention resource called the Academy for Tobacco Prevention.
Pincher Creek Echo (ca)
added Mar 29, 2017 19:14
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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society encourages B.C. municipalities to readdress smoke-free bylaw

In February 2017, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) addressed municipal leaders across B.C., inviting all to endorse the Society’s recommendation that the province expand the scope of the Tobacco and Vapour Products Control Act to include bar and restaur
The Free Press (Fernie, B.C.) (ca)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:01
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[Canada] Contraband trade heating up: CRTF

“With the warming weather approaching, police will likely see an increase in illicit activities occurring on our waterways,” said Staff Sergeant Sylvain Leroux, head of the CRTF. If you see something fishy, the CRTF suggested it’s best to call the polic
Cornwall (ON) Newswatch (ca)
added Mar 28, 2017 02:22
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[Canada] 'Haze of smoke': Ottawa tenant frustrated by second-hand marijuana smoke

She wants her landlord, Urbandale, to take action. “The landlord has to take into account, and they should be taking into account, how it affects the people that don’t do drugs and that don’t smoke cigarettes, and they’re not doing enough for us,” Azar
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 23, 2017 21:38
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Canada's smoking rate falls slightly in 2015: StatsCan

The Canadian Community Health Survey found 17.7 per cent of Canadians aged 12 and older -- or roughly 5.3 million people -- smoked either daily or occasionally in 2015, down slightly from 18.1 per cent a year earlier. The Statistics Canada survey showed
Canadian Press
added Mar 23, 2017 14:06
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Canada's smoking rate falls slightly, down to 17.7 per cent in 2015: StatsCan

The Canadian Community Health Survey, released Wednesday, found 17.7 per cent of Canadians aged 12 and older — or roughly 5.3 million people — smoked either daily or occasionally in 2015, down slightly from 18.1 per cent a year earlier.
Canadian Press
added Mar 23, 2017 02:52
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[Canada] Health Fact Sheets: Smoking, 2015

In 2015, 17.7% of Canadians aged 12 and older, roughly 5.3 million people, smoked either daily or occasionally.Note 1 Among the sexes, the proportion who smoked daily or occasionally was higher among males (20.4%) than females (15.0%).Note 2 (Chart 1)
Statistics Canada (ca)
added Mar 23, 2017 01:51
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[Canada] Canadian Convenience Stores Association: Small Business Retailers React to Federal Budget

proposed federal legislation to implement 'plain packaging' of tobacco products is passed. "By making it even harder for law enforcement to distinguish between legal and illegal tobacco products, Bill S-5 will give criminals an even easier ride to sell ci
MarketWired
added Mar 23, 2017 01:44
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[Canada, Kenya, Malaysia] Nominations for the 68th National Newspaper Awards

International ... Isabelle Hachey, La Presse, for coverage of Big Tobacco's move into Malaysia, Kenya and other poor countries
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 23, 2017 01:43
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[Canada] 2017-18 federal budget: some relevant investment intentions but few specific and short-term commitments

The Employers Council ... warns about the risk of raising taxes on alcohol and tobacco, as planned in the budget, because the market has reached its saturation point.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 23, 2017 01:42
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