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[Canada] Vaping giant Juul plans Canadian e-cig domination amid success and controversy in U.S.

has plans to convert Canada’s five million adult smokers to loyal vapers amid a storm of controversy in the U.S. for its addictive qualities and youth appeal that’s leaving a sour taste among health workers and youth groups in Canada. The San Francisco-b
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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[Canada] Plain Packaging Regulation to have Devastating Impact, Small Business Retailers Seeking Exemption

Small Guys Cigar Group, are drawing attention to the dire impact that a pending regulation will have on their niche industry...Plain Packaging would require the standardization of all tobacco products sold in Canada. A move that could see more than 180 l
GlobeNewswire
added Sep 5, 2018 16:02
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[Canada] Lakritz: Pick your pulmonary poison and pass the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Notice that the same carcinogens are present in all types of smoke. Yet, we’re supposed to believe that forest fires and cigarettes are bad, while firepits and marijuana are not. Pick your pulmonary poison and pass the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Aug 30, 2018 17:12
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[Canada] Langley woman's petition calls for ban on smoking in condos

Langley resident and condo owner Naomi Baker is losing her battle with her neighbours who smoke... Now, she's trying to stir the B.C. government to action with an online petition. "I've lived here for a couple years, and we have secondhand smoke coming
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 30, 2018 17:27
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[Canada] City launches consultation on four designated cannabis consumption sites

With Canada-wide cannabis legalization less than two months away, the city wants to know how Calgarians feel about four areas it's proposing as designated spots where people would be able smoke pot in public.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Aug 29, 2018 06:47
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[Canada] Langley woman pushes for provincewide ban on smoking in multi-unit buildings

A Langley woman, Naomi Goffman, has decided that enough is enough. So she's launched an online petition to push Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Selina Robinson to ban smoking in all multi-unit dwellings in B.C.
Georgia Straight (ca)
added Aug 28, 2018 04:45
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[Canada] Sault Ste. Marie trail littered with cigarette butts

A popular nature trail in Sault Ste. Marie is becoming what some are describing as an outdoor ashtray. Provincial policy prohibits smoking on hospital grounds, so smokers at Sault Area Hospital are apparently using the nearby John Rowswell Hub Trail an
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 23, 2018 12:04
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Association of flavoured cigar regulations with wholesale tobacco volumes in Canada: an interrupted time series analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

the association of Federal Canadian regulations passed in 2009 addressing flavours (excluding menthol) in small cigars...demonstrates that flavour regulations have the potential to substantially impact tobacco sales. However, exemptions for certain flavo
Tobacco Control
added Aug 23, 2018 00:43
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[Canada] Four in 10 women with asthma may develop COPD

Over 40 percent of women with asthma go on to develop more severe lung disease... The study was limited by a lack of information about when the participants had first developed asthma, as well as a lack of data on their exposure to second-hand smoke, the
Reuters
added Aug 23, 2018 00:09
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[Canada] Winnipeg property manager issues cannabis policy to tenants

Lakewood Agencies, a subsidiary of Ladco Company Ltd., issued a cannabis policy to tenants at all 14 buildings it manages Monday. The policy states: “No smoking or vaping of cannabis-based products (including marijuana) is allowed or permitted at, in or
Global News (ca)
added Aug 22, 2018 19:44
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