Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,801 headlines found
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
donations to a foundation fund named after his children, Adam and Rachel, have always been anonymous. Until now. The Ottawa lawyer and public health expert has decided to discard his cloak of anonymity in hopes of inspiring others to follow his example.
Jan 3, 2015 Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 8, 2015 22:56
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
McGill officially changed its stance on e-cigs as of September 22nd, when the university's amendment was put in place, which equates e-cigs with their standard counterpart. So anywhere you can't smoke at McGill, you can now no longer vap it up.
Nov 10, 2014 MTL BLog (ca)
added Nov 11, 2014 10:39
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
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
In 2002, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute created the Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation — a program that helps people quit smoking by changing how doctors approach the issue. "Our immediate goal is not to help smokers quit — it's actually to he
Jan 22, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 23, 2016 14:32
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
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
Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud (CJTF)... pressed provincial and territorial governments to take Big Tobacco to trial, insist on the disclosure of industry documents, and allocate a significant portion of monies recovered to an arms-length-from-gove
Sep 25, 2014 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 27, 2014 13:55