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[Canada] Kids exposed to pot through second-hand smoke or edibles at risk for adverse effects

health providers are warning parents and other adults about the potential dangers to children of exposure through second-hand smoke or the ingestion of cannabis-laced edibles. Even the tail end of a joint can pose a risk if a curious child were to eat it
Canadian Press
added Oct 17, 2018 01:58
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[Canada] Preparing for pot: Residents, government ministers react to cannabis legalization

On the eve of weed legalization, Postmedia hit the streets to get Edmontonians’ take on a legal toke. During the lunch rush in the downtown core Tuesday afternoon, many residents said they are interested... He said he is concerned about secondhand smoke
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Oct 17, 2018 01:56
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[Canada] Halifax aims for 30 smoking zones by end of week

Municipality says it is having trouble finding appropriate areas in downtown core
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:31
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[Canada] Halifax councillor apologizes after smokers left frustrated over lack of designated smoking areas

The bylaw prohibits smoking on municipal property unless marked as a designated area. But as Alicia Draus reports, there are only nine designated areas and none on the peninsula.
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:17
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[Canada] Ashtrays being redistributed to align with Edmonton's 10-metre no-smoking zone

A number of ashtrays will soon be gone along busy Edmonton strips like Whyte Avenue and Jasper Avenue to comply with the new no-smoking-in-public-places bylaw. There will still be some designated smoking zones in those areas — beyond the 10-metre buffer
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:05
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[Canada] Indigenous communities hope to cash in on cannabis, but how they'll do it is

On Sunday, Checkup opened the lines to Canadians to share their thoughts on the upcoming legislation. While some worried about secondhand smoke and the long-term effects of marijuana use, others were optimistic about how easier availability could benefi
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:51
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco accuses feds and province of double standard on cannabis black market

Officials argue low cannabis taxes are needed to freeze out black market as ever-higher tobacco taxes encourages illicit tobacco trade
Brampton (ONTARIO) Guardian
added Oct 16, 2018 20:32
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[Canada] Sheridan College Campuses will be smoke-free as of October 17, 2018

Sheridan has adopted a new smoke-free policy, which will see all of its campuses become 100% smoke-free as of October 17, 2018. As such, smoking any form of tobacco and/or cannabis, vaping and use of e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco (commonly known as
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:27
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[Canada] Analysts Weigh in on Big Tobacco's Interest in Marijuana

Growe wrote that tobacco companies have been wise to avoid investing in Canadian pot producers. According to Barron’s, the analyst said that leading marijuana companies are too expensive, trading on an aggregate enterprise value of around $60 billion Can
Investopedia.com
added Oct 12, 2018 18:18
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[Canada] Canadian smokers support novel policies to reduce tobacco use

Most Canadian smokers are in favor of novel policies to reduce tobacco use...70 per cent support lowering nicotine levels in cigarettes to make them less addictive and raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21+ years. More than half (59%) of smoke
News-Medical.net
added Oct 12, 2018 17:38
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