Headlines Tagged with Canada — 21,204 headlines found
Trying to kick cigarettes? Quebec Health Minister Gaétan Barrette recommends “vaping.” “Electronic cigarettes are a means to quit smoking that is clearly extraordinarily efficient,” he told reporters after a legislative committee on Tuesday, on the occas
Jan 21, 2015 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:59
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Jan 6, 2015 Non-Smokers’ Rights Association/Smoking and Health Action Foundation (ca)
added Jan 6, 2015 16:21
Tough new rules making it illegal to smoke on bar and restaurant patios have taken effect in Ontario. Smoking on playgrounds and public sports fields is also prohibited. The new rules also ban the sale of tobacco on post-secondary campuses.
Jan 5, 2015 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 5, 2015 23:03
Since 2000, Ontario's smoking prevalence rate has fallen from 24.5 per cent to 18.1per cent in 2013, which equals approximately 332,000 fewer smokers in Ontario. Despite significant progress in curbing the use of tobacco products, 13,000 Ontarians still
Nov 24, 2014 Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:54
Nova Scotia's opposition parties continue to slow down passage of a government bill which will ban the use of e-cigarettes, water pipes, and vaporizers in public places The NDP and the PCs argue the governing Liberals have abandoned plans to ban flavou
Nov 13, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:33
The trial stems from two actions that were filed in 1998 and certified and consolidated in 2005 by Quebec Superior Court. For the family of the late Jean-Yves Blais, one of the lead plaintiffs 16 years ago, the possibility of an end to the legal saga is
Sep 22, 2014 Canadian Press
added Sep 22, 2014 23:20
[Canada] Reduced Nicotine Cigarettes: Smoking Behavior and Biomarkers of Exposure among Smokers Not Intending to Quit
Conclusions: The study adds to the evidence that cigarettes with markedly reduced nicotine content are not associated with increased smoking intensity or exposure to smoke toxicants.
Aug 22, 2014 Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Aug 26, 2014 13:37
Despite decades of negative factors that would likely spell the end of any other industry, international tobacco companies are raking in cash and staking their territory in the battle for market share. In Canada, smoking rates have plateaued at about 16
Jul 19, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Aug 19, 2014 17:54
Two Edmonton school boards have banned the use of electronic cigarettes on school property over concerns that some students could use the devices to smoke marijuana on the sly. Police say officers have caught five high school students in the last two wee
May 9, 2014 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added May 11, 2014 12:42
Dave Bryans, CEO of the Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA). "This is not a tax increase that will go unnoticed by Ontario's small businesses or by the Ontario public, despite what the Premier and Finance Minister may believe."
Apr 30, 2014 MarketWired
added Apr 30, 2014 12:25