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Overview of Canada’s Tobacco Strategy

we also recognize that more needs to be done. Canada’s Tobacco Strategy represents a shift towards a more comprehensive and integrated approach to addressing tobacco use. The Strategy will feature broad, population-based approaches needed to achieve the
Canada.ca (ca)
added Jun 5, 2018 16:05
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[Canada] From smokes to vapes

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product... At a product launch in Toronto, the subsidiary of British American Tobacco introduced Vype, a fillable e-cigarette that produces an inhalable aerosol that
Canadian Press
added Jun 4, 2018 20:50
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[Canada] Tobacco Still Number One Cause Of Preventable Death In NL: ACT

That’s according to the Alliance for the Control of Tobacco which says 17 per cent of deaths in Newfoundland and Labrador are related tobacco use. That translates to 14-16 people every week and two people dying from tobacco use every day. This is World
VOCM (VOICE OF THE COMMON MAN) (ca)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:47
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[Canada] Health minister favours warnings on each cigarette as feds outline tobacco strategy weed

The proposed measure is being studied by Health Department officials, Ginette Petitpas Taylor said Thursday as she announced Canada's tobacco strategy. "Some people have suggested the idea of putting a warning on individual cigarettes and using what we
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 4, 2018 14:57
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco gets into vaping business, but still leading cigarette seller

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product to the Canadian market Thursday, saying the company is moving to help transition smokers away from combustible cigarettes to potentially less harmful products.
Brandon (Man) Sun (ca)
added Jun 1, 2018 23:57
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Government of Canada marks World No Tobacco Day with launch of Canada's Tobacco Strategy

Canada's Tobacco Strategy will take focused action to help Canadians quit smoking, including groups of Canadians with the highest rates of tobacco use. It will also take a pragmatic and compassionate approach to supporting Canadians who already use tobac
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:25
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Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May pleads guilty to criminal contempt and receives $1,500 fine

to oppose Kinder Morgan's $7.4-billion pipeline project....Justice Kenneth Affleck issued the injunction...ordering protesters to stay at least five metres away from Kinder Morgan's facilities in Burnaby.... Among his clients were Rothmans, Benson & Hedg
Georgia Straight (ca)
added May 29, 2018 16:04
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MAHOOD/COLLISHAW: Canada's anti-tobacco plan is smoke and mirrors

Inadequate funding and timid language from the government of Justin Trudeau won't help curb epidemic.
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added May 29, 2018 15:50
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[Canada] Smoke 'em if you've got 'em: Violators rarely get ticketed for smoking in Metro Vancouver

If you smoke a cigarette in parks and on beaches in parts of Metro Vancouver, you’re subject to a fine. But chances are slim you’ll ever be ticketed. Municipal governments with smoking bans for their outdoor gathering places are counting on signage, edu
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:46
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[Canada] Three years and counting ...

Today is as good a moment as any to pause and take note of what has happened - and what has not happened - since the tobacco companies were found guilty of breaking 4 Quebec laws. The "time required for appeals" just keeps dragging on Justice Riordan
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added May 28, 2018 13:55
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