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[Canada] Minimum age to buy pot should be 21, Alberta Health Services suggests

Alberta Health Services is suggesting a minimum age of 21 for recreational marijuana purchases — and proposes the province use future legislation as an ''opportunity" to consider raising the ages to buy tobacco and liquor.
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:58
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[Canada] Drinking and tobacco age not on the table in marijuana talks: province

The NDP government says raising Alberta's legal age of 18 for drinking alcohol and smoking tobacco isn't being looked at as it develops its policies around legal marijuana. Alberta Health Services, in its written submission to the government's consultat
Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 23:57
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[Canada] TEITEL: Mac’s well-intentioned smoking ban will be a drag

If you don't like smelling tobacco smoke when you're out and about, I have a very simple solution to your problem that doesn't involve the prohibition of anything or anyone: plug your nose and walk away.
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:14
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[Canada] McMaster University campus is going 100 per cent smoke-free. Here are five things to know

The university said those who need marijuana for therapeutic purposes will still be included in the ban, but suggested that they try using edible products
National Post (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 17:09
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[Canada] McMaster plans to ban all smoking on university property

An Ontario university is the latest to join the short list of Canada’s smoke-free post-secondary campuses, a move that anti-smoking advocates hope will help the country’s educational facilities catch up with their American counterparts.
National Post (ca)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:47
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[Canada] McMaster University to ban all smoking on campus

Hamilton’s McMaster University is the latest to join the short list of Canada’s smoke-free post-secondary campuses, a move that anti-smoking advocates hope will help the country’s educational facilities catch up with their American counterparts. McMaste
Canadian Press
added Sep 20, 2017 03:37
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[Canada] McMaster University banning smoking on all campuses

the school said that the move will make the university Ontario's first "100% tobacco and smoke-free campus." The ban means the use of tobacco and "all oral smoking devices" are prohibited on the entire Hamilton campus, inside and on the grounds of the Ro
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 19, 2017 01:54
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[Canada] McMaster going tobacco, smoke-free

McMaster University will become the province's first tobacco and smoke-free campus next year. As of Jan. 1, 2018, using tobacco and all oral smoking devices will be prohibited on McMaster campuses. This includes the Hamilton campus, inside and on the g
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Sep 19, 2017 00:19
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Susceptibility to cigarette smoking among middle and high school e-cigarette users in Canada [FREE FULL TEXT]

There were higher rates of ever e-cigarette use among students in grades 10–12 (12.5%) than those in grades 7–9 (7.3%). Students who had ever tried an e-cigarette had higher odds of susceptibility to cigarette smoking compared to those that had never tr
Science Direct
added Sep 19, 2017 00:03
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[Canada] Vaping doubles risk of smoking cigarettes for teens

Teenagers who try e-cigarettes double their risk for smoking tobacco cigarettes, according to a new study. The study found that students in grades seven to 12 who had tried an e-cigarette are 2.16 times more likely to be susceptible to cigarette smoking.
ScienceDaily
added Sep 19, 2017 00:01
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