Headlines Tagged with Canada — 21,013 headlines found
Failing to include menthol in Alberta’s new flavoured tobacco ban has critics smoking mad. As of June 2015, the sale of flavoured tobaccos will be illegal — although the ban does not include menthol cigarettes — and minimum cigarette pack sizes will be
Nov 14, 2014 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Nov 14, 2014 16:54
Health Minister Eric Hoskins won’t rule out action on e-cigarettes but says he’s gathering more information on the “new phenomenon” as Toronto considers a ban on their use in public places. “There may be measures that need to be taken by the province but
Aug 13, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 14, 2014 06:08
So when no evidence exists to show that e-cigarettes are safe for long-term use by humans, when laboratory studies demonstrate worrisome potential physiological risks, and when strong evidence is mounting that e-cigarettes are leading our youth to consid
Mar 6, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:07
On Tuesday, the Atlantic Convenience Stores Association called on the government to exclude menthol tobacco from the ban, saying the flavoured cigarettes will still be brought into the province through illegal means.
Mar 25, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 25, 2015 17:30
two out of three Quebecers — are close to someone who has suffered health problems linked to tobacco, according to a survey by the Quebec Council on Smoking unveiled Sunday. The report was released on the first day of the 2015 Quebec Tobacco-Free Week, c
Jan 18, 2015 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:16
The Ontario government`s move to ban flavoured tobacco, including menthol cigarettes, would make the the province a leader in tobacco laws... "Menthol is the one flavour youth actually use. So about 30 per cent of youth smokers smoke a menthol brand, tha
Nov 25, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 26, 2014 10:56
Sweanor presented his thesis in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggesting "sharply-increased taxes on combustible (cigarettes)" while reducing or eliminating excise taxes on smokeless alternatives like e-cigarettes, which remain unsanctioned in Can
Aug 20, 2015 Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Aug 20, 2015 14:44
Prof. Geoffrey Fong, shown here in 2006 at the University of Waterloo, has received an award from the American Cancer Society for his outstanding research in tobacco control.
Mar 19, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo (ONT) Record (ca)
added Mar 21, 2015 22:07
When asked how the province can stabilize revenue, the top three choices from Albertans responding to the survey were raising tobacco taxes (71%), increasing corporate taxes (69%) and introducing a graduated personal tax rate (58%).
Mar 23, 2015 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:03
Frank Correnti Cigars, which claims to be the only handmade cigar factory left in Canada, will have to leave its current location next spring.
Oct 9, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Oct 10, 2015 12:25