Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Canada 20,777 headlines found

7 Views

Ready or Not, Recreational Marijuana Use Is Coming to Canada

Nor have most provincial governments decided on the minimum age for buyers, or where smoking marijuana will be legal.
New York Times
added Nov 4, 2017 22:29
11 Views

[Canada, New York] "We didn't put that border here" - Mohawks fight a problem of geography and identity

Akwesasne made headlines in the 1990s when some Mohawks asserted their sovereign trade rights to bring untaxed cigarettes into Canada. Canadian mounties tried to stop them.
North Country Public Radio
added Nov 3, 2017 17:12
7 Views

[Canada] Examining the association between physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sport participation with e-cigarette use and smoking status in a large sample of Canadian Youth

Results suggest that e-cigarette users are more likely to engage in physical activity compared to non e-cigarette users. Youth e-cigarette users are more likely to be physically active while the opposite is true for smokers. Although e-cigarettes may be
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 3, 2017 17:12
12 Views

[Canada] Backgrounder: Protecting People in Ontario from the Health Impacts of Cannabis

In response to the federal government's plan to legalize cannabis in July 2018, Ontario's proposed approach to legalization is informed by the province's experience in managing tobacco and alcohol, as well as lessons from other jurisdictions that have re
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 2, 2017 03:36
6 Views

[Canada] E-cigarette users more likely to smoke tobacco, study suggests

A large new study, published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, found teenagers who used e-cigarettes were more likely to start smoking a year later. But rather than providing support for those who think e-cigarettes are a gateway to smo
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 5, 2017 16:20
13 Views

GLANTZ: 11th longitudinal study shows that kids who start with ecigs more likely to go on to cigs, this time from Canada

The paper is especially interesting because nicotine-containing e-cigarettes are illegal in Canada, which strongly suggests that the gateway effect of e-cigarette use does not simply depend on the availability of nicotine. Nicotine containing e-cigs are
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 31, 2017 02:11
3 Views

[Canada] Teen E-Cig Use May Lead to Regular Smoking

High school students who use electronic cigarettes are more likely to start smoking regular cigarettes, a new Canadian study finds. "Youth may be trying e-cigarettes before smoking because they are easier to access: until recently, youth could legally pu
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 31, 2017 01:18
3 Views

[Canada] CHEERS & JEERS: Cameron scores two aces at 84

JEERS: To die-hard smokers who ignored the new tobacco-free policy at the Bell Aliant Centre facility – which makes the entire property smoke-free...That didn’t stop some smokers from flaunting the rule on the weekend near a main entrance to the Bell Alia
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Oct 31, 2017 00:56
3 Views

[Canada] E-cigarette use by teens linked to later tobacco smoking, study says

Teenagers who use electronic cigarettes are at risk of graduating to tobacco smoking, a large Canadian study suggests. The study of more than 44,000 Grade 9 to 12 students in Ontario and Alberta, published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Jour
Canadian Press
added Oct 30, 2017 14:40
6 Views

[Canada] Electronic cigarette use and smoking initiation among youth: a longitudinal cohort study

E-cigarette use was strongly associated with cigarette smoking behaviour, including smoking initiation at follow-up. The causal nature of this association remains unclear, because common factors underlying the use of both e-cigarettes and conventional cig
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Oct 30, 2017 14:40
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines