Headlines Tagged with Canada — 19,327 headlines found
Researchers at the University of Waterloo found that almost one in four high school seniors try smoking hookah. Their study estimates that more than 78,200 youth are current water pipe users. "While we can celebrate a continued slow decline in cigarette
Mar 26, 2015 University Herald
added Mar 28, 2015 07:08
With today's release of the Alberta budget, the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco (NCACT) is concerned that the government's decision to increase tobacco taxes risks fueling contraband tobacco in the province.
Mar 26, 2015 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 15:39
[Asia, Canada, Europe, USA] Professor David Sweanor to Give Keynote Address at 22nd Century Group Annual Shareholder Meeting; Company Releases Letter to Shareholders
“The FDA should quickly move to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes to non-addictive level. If we reduce the level of the stimulus, we reduce the craving. It is the ultimate harm reduction strategy.” ... 22nd Century is in the rare position of having a v
Mar 25, 2015 Business Wire
added Mar 27, 2015 12:36
When asked how the province can stabilize revenue, the top three choices from Albertans responding to the survey were raising tobacco taxes (71%), increasing corporate taxes (69%) and introducing a graduated personal tax rate (58%).
Mar 23, 2015 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:03
Canada: Precedent-Setting Marlboro Decision Provides Guidance On Entitlement To Claim Profits In Trademark Infringement Cases
On March 23, 2015, the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacco is entitled to elect an accounting of Philip Morris' profits resulting from the infringement of its rights in the MARLBORO trademark in Canada. This important decision for the parties w
Mar 25, 2015 Mondaq
added Mar 26, 2015 09:34
On Tuesday, the Atlantic Convenience Stores Association called on the government to exclude menthol tobacco from the ban, saying the flavoured cigarettes will still be brought into the province through illegal means.
Mar 25, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 25, 2015 17:30
Banding Against Menthol, a newly formed group comprised of medical professionals and former smokers, is questioning why menthol flavouring was exempted from the tobacco reduction bill.
Mar 20, 2015 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Mar 24, 2015 13:53
Kelowna city council is considering banning e-cigarettes in some public spaces after getting a written request from Interior Health. “Interior Health supports the City of Kelowna to act immediately and amend bylaw to stop the growing use of e-cigarettes
Mar 23, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:57
Prof. Geoffrey Fong, shown here in 2006 at the University of Waterloo, has received an award from the American Cancer Society for his outstanding research in tobacco control.
Mar 19, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo (ONT) Record (ca)
added Mar 21, 2015 22:07
Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Mar 17, 2015 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02