Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Canada 21,194 headlines found

23 Views

[Canada] Make Toronto public areas smoke-free: Jennifer Kerwood’s Big Idea

Jennifer Kerwood has a great idea about public spaces: Smoke-free public areas would make Toronto more beautiful, benefit the environment and stop putting people at risk
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Mar 31, 2014 01:36
23 Views

[Canada] Day 217: The variable views of Kenneth Mundt

Today was the second-last lap in the defendant's tag-team wrestling match against the conclusions of the plaintiff's expert epidemiologist (Jack Siemiatycki). This morning was the end of (epidemiologist) Kenneth Mundt's turn, and this afternoon statistic
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Mar 19, 2014 12:48
23 Views

[Canada] Quebec Government cost-recovery suit easily survives another skirmish

The Quebec claim for damages is moving (slowly) on two fronts: this one on its constitutional legitimacy and the other on the substance of the suit. Justice Stéphane Sanfaçon is the man presiding over the main action, and little did I know that he also h
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Mar 6, 2014 15:00
23 Views

Free webinars in Population Health - #371 PROPEL Centre for Population Health Impact: Tobacco Use in Canada: Patterns and Trends, 2014 Edition: An overview and orientation

This Fireside Chat is in collaboration with the PROPEL Centre for Population Health Impact. Launched in January 2014, Tobacco Use in Canada: Patterns and Trends, 2014 Edition synthesizes and provides users with the latest available data from national
CHNET-Works! (University of Ottawa Population Health Improvement Research Network) (ca(
added Feb 25, 2014 12:45
23 Views

[Canada] ORDERS OF THE DAY YOUTH SMOKING PREVENTION ACT, 2014 / LOI DE 2014 SUR LA PRÉVENTION DU TABAGISME CHEZ LES JEUNES

Hon. John Milloy: Thank you very much, Mr. Speaker. It was my pleasure to move second reading of this important bill, An Act to amend the Smoke-Free Ontario Act. This is a bill that is being shepherded by the Minister of Health and today I wish to just w
Ontario Legislative Assembly (ca)
added Feb 20, 2014 11:24
23 Views

FLAVOURED TOBACCO USE AMONG CANADIAN YOUTH: EVIDENCE FROM CANADA’S 2010/2011 YOUTH SMOKING SURVEY ($$)

Of particular interest for this report are questions asked on the YSS questionnaire that determine tobacco usage in the last 30 days. Table 2 indicates the specific wording of items used in the subsequent analyses.
University of Waterloo (ca)
added Oct 7, 2013 11:26
23 Views

[Canada] Day 82: a GREAT DAY for public health researchers

For decades Imperial Tobacco maintained what is arguably the best and most consistent monitoring tool on smoking behaviour. Its Continuous Market Assessment (CMA) . . . . The information that will be released soon . . . is a valuable gift from this trial
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 14, 2012 13:28
23 Views

[Canada] Smoking: Will cigarettes ever be safe?

“How do you evaluate if any of this is going to be of useful effect?” asks Proctor. “That’s the story of a lot of our research effort for the last five or six years. It’s one of the most challenging things, figuring out if what you’ve done to the product
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Sep 3, 2012 10:13
23 Views

[Canada] Graphic cigarette warnings don’t put out fire

a $140,000 Health Canada-sponsored survey of 1,505 adult smokers indicates that the agency’s past experimentation with warning messages is causing Canadians to stop lighting up around non-smokers, but may have done little in persuading them to put down th
National Post (ca)
added Aug 7, 2012 03:14
22 Views

[Canada] AUDIO: Smoking to be banned on Saskatchewan Housing Corporation properties

Smoking will be banned at all Saskatchewan Housing Corporation (SHC) owned or leased properties as of Aug. 1. The ban includes vaping and cannabis products. Social Services Minister Paul Merriman said the new policy is to ensure the health and safety
Global News (ca)
added Jun 20, 2018 19:56
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines