Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,844 headlines found
The prevalence of youth having ever tried smoking a cigarette is at an all-time low since it was first monitored among Canadian youth. In 1994, nearly half the students in grades 6 to 9 (45%) reported having ever tried smoking a cigarette, decreasing to
Jun 4, 2014 Health Canada
added Jun 4, 2014 09:55
[New York] Smoking out the cowboy 'Indians' Cigarettes produced on Canada’s native reserves are at the heart of ‘multinational’ smuggling
The 3,000-mile frontier with Canada has seen smuggling involving organised crime develop on a potentially global scale, with both governments apparently powerless to do anything about it. The smugglers’ commodity is tobacco, mostly ready-rolled cigarett
Dec 30, 2016 The Independent (uk)
added Jan 2, 2017 00:41
The Saskatoon fire department said people who didn't properly dispose of cigarettes and cigars started 23 fires that caused more than $4 million in damage in the past 18 months. In 2013, 16 fires were caused by these materials. So far this year, seven f
Jul 3, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 3, 2014 17:46
Playing tricks with the little boxes they’re sold in isn’t likely to make much of a difference, but the Liberals obviously feel compelled to take one more measure to persuade people to quit smoking or not pick up the habit at all. We’ll await the results.
Jun 3, 2016 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Jun 9, 2016 13:22
About 400 people were forced from their homes by a condominium blaze early Monday. The four-storey condo fire at Park Place Hamptons, near 199 Street and 53 Avenue, broke out in the early morning hours on Monday.
Jul 22, 2014 CNEWS
added Jul 22, 2014 13:32
Ministry officials said it is believed that the growth of tobacco farms is due in part to the fact that some are selling their product to underground manufacturers. They said by registering each farm it will be easier to follow the leaf and the money.
Apr 23, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:28
The changes also added playgrounds, and sports fields to the places where people can no longer smoke. The revised legislation also bans the sale of tobacco products from university and college campuses.
Jan 2, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 3, 2015 13:47
Associate Health Minister Dipika Damerla made the announcement at a new conference on Monday morning. The law, which will be introduced on Monday, will effectively ban e-cigarettes wherever smoking is already prohibited. They will also be banned for anyo
Nov 25, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 25, 2014 19:17
Alberta’s new Health Minister considers e-cigarettes “dangerous”, and wants to impose rules on their use and sale. Stephen Mandel says he wants new regulations in place “as soon as possible”.
Oct 1, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added Oct 3, 2014 01:22
[Canada] Cigarettes with lower levels of nicotine 'do NOT lead to increased smoking intensity' to satisfy cravings
He said: 'Our study suggests that smokers are unable or unwilling to compensate when there is markedly less nicotine in the cigarette and when the experience of smoking is far less rewarding. 'Our study may help regulators anticipate the possible conseq
Aug 22, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 26, 2014 13:36