Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,913 headlines found
More research is needed to determine whether the reputed benefits of e-cigarettes as smoking-cessation aids outweigh the potential harm to individual and public health. In the meantime, a cautious approach by governments and public-health agencies is the
Feb 3, 2016 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:24
on Saturday after a battle with cancer...59...Celine Dion prepares for the funeral of her husband, René Angélil, who died...after a long battle with throat cancer....[Dion] was admitted...with cancer of the throat, tongue and brain.
Jan 17, 2016 CNN
added Jan 18, 2016 21:07
Niagara Region Public Health is celebrating National Non-Smoking Week 2016 (Jan. 17-23, 2016) by supporting Niagara residents to make a quit attempt. Several options exist to assist residents to quit smoking including:
Jan 5, 2016 Niagara Region (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 21:01
“Plain packaging is an important and logical next step for Canada to curb tobacco marketing, reduce smoking and save lives,” says Rob Cunningham, senior policy analyst, in a statement posted on the cancer society’s website. “Cigarette packages should not
Jan 9, 2016 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Jan 11, 2016 22:27
Customers at smoke shops are going to have less to choose from in the new year, because of a new provincial ban on flavoured tobacco. The new legislation, aimed at discouraging smoking is coming into effect on New Year's Day. Prohibited products will i
Dec 30, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 4, 2016 04:11
the appellants have not shown how the elimination of prescription, or other changes to the rules of evidence and procedure civil, violate their right to a fair trial, even if in fact they the deprived of some of their defense.
Sep 29, 2015 Quebec Court of Appeal (ca)
added Sep 29, 2015 09:22
A founding member of Six Nations cigarette manufacturer Grand River Enterprises is alleged to be the financial mastermind behind a massive marijuana grow operation that was recently busted on native land in the remote northeastern corner of California.
Jul 16, 2015 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 20, 2015 11:35
Two Dakota women have been fined thousands of dollars for unlawfully possessing unmarked cigarettes for sale. As in similar previous First Nations cases across the country, the accused argued that the court didn’t have jurisdiction over them.
Jul 15, 2015 Brandon (Man) Sun (ca)
added Jul 15, 2015 17:21
An Alberta woman who sells vaporizers says a report going before a Calgary city council committee Tuesday — recommending extending the city's smoking bylaw to e-cigarettes — is "excessively restrictive." "It's not the same thing and it's easy to classif
Jun 9, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Jun 9, 2015 16:45
The "send" button was pressed at 4:00 this afternoon, and copies of Justice Riordan's 236-page ruling on the Blais-Létourneau trials began to circulate. An hour later, a press conference was underway at the Maison du développement durable on St. Catheri
Jun 1, 2015 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jun 4, 2015 16:07