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Juul curbs sales of some e-cigarette flavours, but not in Canada

But the company is not taking the same actions in Canadian stores, where mango, fruit and cucumber flavours continue to be available... "All flavours are compliant with Canadian regulations," Davis said, noting that the company had "chosen to voluntarily
CBC News (ca)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:38
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[Canada] University of Toronto announces plans for broad smoking ban

has announced plans to implement a broad smoking ban on its three campuses beginning next year. If approved, the new policy would apply to the smoking or holding of lit tobacco or cannabis products, and the use of e-cigarettes and other vaping devices. Th
Georgia Straight (ca)
added Nov 12, 2018 22:10
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[Canada] Major health organizations support motion to ban smoking in CDN / NDG parks

A motion presented by City Councillor Marvin Rotrand to make parks in Cote des Neiges – Notre Dame de Grace smoke free will debated by the Borough Council Monday evening. The motion has garnered the support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Tobacc
Montreal Times (ca)
added Nov 6, 2018 11:09
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Canada may be the first country to put warning labels on each individual cigarette

The federal government in Ottawa is looking into new regulations that would force tobacco companies to apply labels not just on the packaging but also on the cigarette itself, CTV News is reporting. The new labels would be variations of messaging in the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2018 17:39
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[Canada] New statistics show increases in pot, cigarette smoking among adults

New Health Canada figures say Canadians over 25 smoked more tobacco and cannabis last year than they did two years before. Health Canada closely tracks trends in tobacco, alcohol and drug use among Canadians 15 and older to help develop policies and pro
Canadian Press
added Nov 2, 2018 21:08
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Health Canada orders IQOS tobacco storefront to remove its signs

“Health Canada should be encouraging us to open more stores, not take down the signs on the ones we have,” Peter Luongo, managing director of Rothmans, Benson and Hedges Inc. said Wednesday as a work crew began taking down the storefront signage at its W
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 2, 2018 21:00
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Cancer warning on every cigarette? Canada's considering it

Canada could soon become the first country in the world to require cigarette manufacturers to include warnings about the dangers of tobacco on individual cigarettes. The federal government has launched a consultation process looking at regulations aroun
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Nov 7, 2018 20:47
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[Canada] Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CTADS): summary of results for 2017

The prevalence of current cigarette smoking in 2017 was 15% (4.6 million smokers), an increase from 13% (3.9 million smokers) in 2015. A higher percentage of males (17% or 2.5 million) than females (13% or 2.1 million) were current smokers. Eleven percen
Canada.ca (ca)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:39
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Health Canada Says Older Canadians Are Smoking More Marijuana AND Tobacco

The prevalence of cigarette smoking among those 25 and up was 16 per cent in 2017, an increase from 13 per cent two years earlier. And 13 per cent of people aged 25 or older reported having used cannabis in the last year, up from 10 per cent in 2015.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 2, 2018 06:33
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Cancer warning on every cigarette? Canada's considering it

Canada could soon become the first country in the world to require cigarette manufacturers to include warnings about the dangers of tobacco on individual cigarettes. The federal government has launched a consultation process looking at regulations aroun
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Oct 31, 2018 18:31
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