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[Canada] Hoteliers want city to tweak patio smoking ban

A city-wide smoking ban on patios at Winnipeg restaurants and bars is one step away from becoming a realization this spring. The city’s Standing Policy Committee for Protection, Community Services and Parks voted 2-to-1 in favour of the ban, which is s
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:05
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[Canada] Hampstead moves to ban smoking on city property, including streets and sidewalks

And 'Once marijuana becomes legal, smoking it will also be banned in public spaces'
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:02
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[Canada] The Town of Hampstead Drafts By-law Respecting the Use of Tobacco Products and other Substances

"Second hand smoke is dangerous, especially for the elderly, people with lung diseases and children," stated William Steinberg, Mayor of Hampstead. "That is why we are banning smoking in public in Hampstead. Once marijuana becomes legal, smoking it will
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 7, 2018 04:01
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[Canada] Hampstead to ban smoking in all public places with no public consultation

Hampstead is proposing to pass a public smoking ban next month. Smoking would be prohibited in all public places within the town, including streets, sidewalks, parks, municipal vehicles, town buildings and land next to those municipal buildings.The town
The Suburban (ca)
added Mar 6, 2018 18:26

[Canada] Association of Ontario’s Ban on Menthol Cigarettes With Smoking Behavior 1 Month After Implementation

Assessments of perceived behavioral responses to hypothetical menthol flavor bans are useful1; however, there is no guarantee that individuals will follow through with their planned behaviors. This study compares respondents’ planned behavior before the b
JAMA Internal Medicine
added Mar 7, 2018 15:10

[Canada] GLANTZ/GARDINER: Local Movement to Ban Menthol Tobacco Products as a Result of Federal Inaction

JAMA Internal Medicine
added Mar 7, 2018 15:09

[Canada] A Clean, Well-Lit Place to Smoke Rocks: North America's First Supervised Inhalation Site Opens

But ARCHES, a recently opened facility in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada comes with a twist—it's the first supervised inhalationsite in North America, allowing drug users to combust and inhale narcotics, such as meth or crack cocaine, under the supervision
added Mar 6, 2018 18:27

[Canada] MILTON: Why are Concordia Departments Spreading Fraser Institute Events?

As recently as 1999...It would be wrong to ban smoking in bars and restaurants, they said, because we don’t even know whether second-hand smoke is dangerous! In what is surely a pure coincidence, the Fraser Institute has also received a whole lot of fundi
The Link (Concordia University) (ca)
added Mar 6, 2018 15:34

[Canada, USA] Tory MP tells committee that illegal tobacco sales financed 1993 World Trade Center attack

Finley told a parliamentary committee this week she believes contraband tobacco sales financed “the blowing up of the Twin Towers,” as she argued against a government bill that would implement plain packaging for cigarettes. Though Finley clarified to th
National Post (ca)
added Mar 11, 2018 21:27

[Canada] E-cigarettes: A new hazard for children and adolescents

Electronic cigarettes and fluid (e-cigarettes, e-fluid) are hazardous materials that when inhaled or ingested may pose significant health risks to children and adolescents. ...Most inhalation cases reported e-cigarette use 2 to 3 days/week, and e-cigaret
Paediatrics & Child Health
added Mar 10, 2018 20:41
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