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[Canada] A Decade of Progress Toward A Smoke-Free Ontario: Helping Ontarians Lead Healthier, More Active Lives

This week is National Non-Smoking Week, and today is Weedless Wednesday. To mark the occasion, Ontario is recognizing the top 10 achievements of its Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy:
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:07
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[Canada] E-cigarettes to be banned in public indoor places in Nova Scotia

The use of e-cigarettes will be banned from use in indoor public places with changes to existing tobacco legislation, the government of Nova Scotia announced Friday. Health Minister Leo Glavine said the government wants to change the definition of smoke
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 24, 2014 13:05
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Canada: What were they smoking? Experts want health on tobacco litigation agenda

health minister cancelled the entire grants and contributions component of the national tobacco strategy. This cut millions of dollars of funding from troublesome NGOs which had pressed the government to produce the up-dated warnings. Needless to say, pla
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Oct 16, 2014 19:06
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[Canada] Vancouver poised to ban e-cigarettes from beaches, parks, patios (with poll)

is proposing a ban on e-cigarettes everywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited. That includes beaches, parks, the seawall, public golf courses, bus shelters, patios and within six metres of any door or window into a building. Council is scheduled to vote o
Metro (ca)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:56
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[Canada] LETTER: Health effects of e-cigarettes unknown

Re: ‘Vapers’ dispute e-cigarette health concerns, by Brian Cross, Aug. 18. The fact that the e-cigarette users interviewed in your story believe the devices to be harmless does not make it so. While the jury is still out on all the potential health impa
Windsor (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:14
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[Canada] Gelinas wants e-cigarettes regulated

New Democrat Health and Long-Term Care critic France Gelinas was disheartened when she patronized a downtown Sudbury restaurant on the weekend and someone at the next table 'lit up' a cigarette at the next table.
Sudbury (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 20, 2014 23:32
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[Canada] Public health officials inadvertently bolstering tobacco market with crackdown on e-cigarettes, analysts say

three London-based analysts who wrote the review say they are “more bullish on global tobacco than ever,” citing a variety of factors. One is that the threat to conventional cigarettes from e-cigarettes seems to be shrinking, partly because public-health
National Post (ca)
added Aug 19, 2014 17:52
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Legal smokers become illegal

The Capital Regional District latest clean air bylaw, if approved by the board today, would ban smoking in parks, public squares and playgrounds.... The clean-air bylaw has some laudable goals, but one must question whether those goals are fair and reaso
Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 10, 2014 04:43
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Smoking intensity and intent to continue smoking among menthol and non-menthol adolescent smokers in Canada

The findings of this study along with existing evidence suggest the need for banning mentholated tobacco products in Canada, in part because of its significant effect on adolescent smoking.
Cancer Causes and Control
added Jun 24, 2014 12:41
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Smoking intensity and intent to continue smoking among menthol and non-menthol adolescent smokers in Canada

The findings of this study along with existing evidence suggest the need for banning mentholated tobacco products in Canada, in part because of its significant effect on adolescent smoking.
Cancer Causes and Control
added Jun 20, 2014 11:57
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