Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,726 headlines found
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
Health Minister Stephen Mandel said Thursday the legislation — to be phased in — will still protect young people from the dangers of other flavoured tobacco. After a year of study since the law was passed, the government decided that banning the popular
Nov 13, 2014 Canadian Press
added Nov 21, 2014 11:58
Imperial Tobacco has launched a legal challenge of certain parts of Quebec’s tobacco-control law and is asking a judge to strike them down on constitutional grounds. The company has filed an application for judicial review with Quebec Superior Court, sa
Mar 2, 2016 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 3, 2016 17:33
Seems there's not much difference between smoking and vaping in the eyes of Hogtown's decision-makers. Toronto city council voted Monday to ban e-cigarette use on city property, following a recent recommendation from its public health board.
Aug 26, 2014 Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Aug 27, 2014 12:25
opponents of e-cigarettes worry that public vaping will sow confusion among adults charged with enforcing smoking bans, and among children who might mistakenly think cigarettes aren’t so bad after all. Those hypothetical problems seem overblown to me, but
Feb 27, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Mar 1, 2014 18:12
International cigarette advertising research has shown that “smokers have misperceptions about their products,” Bansal-Travers said, “and colors and labels on packs communicate misperceptions to smokers. Graphic warning labels are a cost-effective and ve
Nov 15, 2014 Buffalo (NY) News
added Nov 16, 2014 18:29
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
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
Terry Fox devoted his life to raising money for cancer research and now his father has been diagnosed...The family notes that lung cancer claims the lives of more Canadians than any other form of cancer, but because of the smoking stigma it is often negle
Jan 26, 2016 Canadian Press
added Feb 8, 2016 16:02
Smoking is a daily, and often deadly, habit for thousands of Nova Scotians, but a new program wants to help people replace their nicotine addiction with a healthier alternative. The Canadian Cancer Society is partnering with The Running Room to launch a
Jan 18, 2016 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 19, 2016 17:42