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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Beyond concern about labels

It’s a tough call, whether companies soon to be marketing recreational marijuana should be allowed to brand their product. A precedent is in the works with tobacco, to deny manufacturers the right to have distinctive packaging. Some would extend that sa
Pictou County News (ca)
added Feb 15, 2017 01:13
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[Canada] Manulife removes need for nicotine testing for some life insurance applicants

Manulife is removing the need for nicotine testing for some of its life insurance applicants as part of its efforts to streamline the process. The company says nicotine tests will no longer be required for individual policies for eligible applicants aged
Melita (MB) New Era (ca)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:51
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[Canada] Big Tobacco giant pledges to quit cigarettes, but skeptics accuse firm of ‘double-speak’

Despite the pledge, Philip Morris not only continues to sell more cigarettes than anyone else, it advertises tobacco in places where that’s allowed, and actively opposes government curbs on tobacco use... “It’s their latest public-relations effort and it
National Post (ca)
added Feb 10, 2017 17:57
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[Canada] 200 Quebec organizations to Health Minister Jane Philpott: Ban seductive brand names as part of the federal government's plain packaging regulations for tobacco products

Quebec Coalition for Tobacco Control is applauding the French government's decision to ban various tobacco brand names and, bolstered by the support of 200 Quebec organizations, is asking Canada's Minister of Health, Jane Philpott, to include the same pro
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:55
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[Canada] Big Tobacco giant pledges to quit cigarettes, but skeptics accuse firm of ‘double-speak’

Rothman’s Benson and Hedges, PMI’s Canadian subsidiary, is fully on board with that vision — “to eventually eliminate cigarette usage, eliminate smoking,” managing director Peter Luongo told the National Post. “And we are going to do everything in our po
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Feb 7, 2017 17:19
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[Canada] Ban seductive brand names as part of the federal government’s plain packaging regulations for tobacco products

The Quebec Coalition for Tobacco Control is applauding the French government’s decision to ban various tobacco brand names and, bolstered by the support of 200 Quebec organizations, is asking Canada’s Minister of Health, Jane Philpott, to include the same
LifeinQuebec.com (ca)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:31
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[Canada] Canadian Addiction Recovery Network Reviews 12 Step Addiction Programs

On the other hand, abstinence may help prevent addiction; there is an argument that non-smoking parents are less likely to influence their children towards smoking themselves.
PR Newswire
added Feb 4, 2017 17:54
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[Canada] VIDEO: Q&A with David Sweanor | Nicopure Labs

CONTENT OVERVIEW @2:15 What is happening in Canada? @8:00 Differences between U.S. and Canada’s views @10:30 Why vapers need to speak out @17:00 What the government/FDA could do to help
You Tube
added Feb 4, 2017 16:10
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[Canada, USA] Video: Sweanor and Kovacevic discuss vapor

Watch David Sweanor, adjunct professor of law at the University of Ottawa, speak with Patricia Kovacevic, general counsel and chief compliance officer at Nicopure Labs, about the vaping industry and Canadian law versus U.S. law.
Tobacco Reporter
added Feb 2, 2017 19:43
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Health Canada and Canadian Cancer Society launch renewed Break It Off campaign

The Break It Off campaign encourages young adult smokers to “break off” their bad relationship with smoking and stay smoke-free. The Break It Off website has tools and resources that will help young adults work through the various stages of breaking up w
Government of Canada (ca)
added Feb 3, 2017 01:53
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