Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,963 headlines found
a 7-week public consultation on the future of tobacco control in Canada to renew the Federal Tobacco Control Strategy. The proposed strategy will seek to reduce Canada’s rate of tobacco use to less than 5% by 2035. This goal will require aggressive new m
Feb 22, 2017 Canada.ca (ca)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:26
The Break It Off campaign encourages young adult smokers to “break off” their bad relationship with smoking and stay smoke-free. The Break It Off website has tools and resources that will help young adults work through the various stages of breaking up w
Jan 31, 2017 Government of Canada (ca)
added Feb 3, 2017 01:53
A letter Monday from the Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta to Health Minister Sarah Hoffman asks why the NDP Government continues to put off full implementation of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, passed three years ago by the Progressive Conservat
Nov 23, 2016 rabble.ca
added Nov 28, 2016 01:22
Minister Philpott will convene a national forum to hear from stakeholders, including tobacco control organizations, health professionals, First Nations and Inuit people, provinces, territories and international experts. The forum will inform the developme
Nov 22, 2016 Government of Canada (ca)
added Nov 26, 2016 16:29
“By moving forward on this proposed ban on menthol, alongside the existing flavours ban for tobacco products, we are taking another important step in the fight against youth smoking,” health minister Jane Philpott said in a prepared statement. The ban wo
Nov 4, 2016 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Nov 8, 2016 22:42
It's a chargeable offence in the city of Toronto to throw litter on public or private property, and new regulations are making it mandatory for business owners to provide receptacles for patrons who smoke.
Oct 7, 2016 Metro (ca)
added Oct 11, 2016 14:42
few other details Tuesday beyond saying it would both protect young people from nicotine and allow adult smokers to use vaping as a quit-smoking aid or as a potentially less harmful alternative to tobacco.
Sep 27, 2016 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 28, 2016 17:00
If I were in the contraband tobacco business, which is more lucrative and less jail-risky in this country than the narco trade, I would be cutting the largest donation cheque legally allowed to the Liberal Party of Canada.
Sep 22, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Sep 23, 2016 19:16
[Canada] Concurrent e-cigarette use during tobacco dependence treatment in primary care settings: Association with smoking cessation at 3- and 6-months
concurrent use of e-cigarettes during a quit attempt utilizing cost-free evidence-based treatment (nicotine replacement therapy plus behavioural counselling) does not confer any added benefit and may hamper successful quitting.
Aug 31, 2016 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 6, 2016 17:05
Crime stoppers and the Department of Public Safety are asking New Brunswickers to report suspicious activities involving the use, sale, transportation, and distribution of tobacco not purchased from a licensed retailer.
Aug 2, 2016 Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) (ca)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:27