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[Canada] Cancer and smoking cessation communities come together to reduce smoking in cancer patients

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer is funding provinces and territories across Canada to build or expand programs that help cancer patients quit smoking, which can improve their cancer treatments and recovery. "It's never too late to quit," said Dr. Hea
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 21:00
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[Canada] MAHOOD: Liberals can help stub out smoking epidemic

The health community must remind the government that, over time, thousands of preventable deaths are attached to keeping its promise on tobacco packaging.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 20:56
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[Canada] To put it plainly -- "delighted."

On the occasion of National Non Smoking Week, Health Minister Jane Philpott released a message that "the Government of Canada will introduce new plain-packaging requirements for tobacco products."
Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Jan 18, 2016 20:54
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[Canada] To put it plainly -- "delighted."

On the occasion of National Non Smoking Week, Health Minister Jane Philpott released a message that "the Government of Canada will introduce new plain-packaging requirements for tobacco products."
Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Jan 18, 2016 20:54
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[Canada] Message from the Minister of Health - National Non-Smoking Week –

As part of our platform, and my mandate, the Government of Canada will introduce new plain-packaging requirements for tobacco products. These requirements could include prohibiting brand colours, logos, and graphics on tobacco packages. Right now, Health
Government of Canada (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 19:27
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[Canada] Smokers in Oxford have access to programs and nicotine replacement therapy to help quit

If quitting smoking was on your list of resolutions, there is support and help to be found in Oxford County. The most popular programs involve free nicotine replacement therapy – that includes products like gum and patches that can help smokers leave th
Tillsonburg (Ont) News (ca)
added Jan 20, 2016 03:14
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[Canada] Daniel Dion, Celine Dion's brother, dies of cancer

on Saturday after a battle with cancer...59...Celine Dion prepares for the funeral of her husband, René Angélil, who died...after a long battle with throat cancer....[Dion] was admitted...with cancer of the throat, tongue and brain.
CNN
added Jan 18, 2016 21:07
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[Canada] Head and neck cancers the focus of tobacco-free week

Tobacco-related cancers of the head and neck are in the spotlight this year as Quebec marks tobacco-free week. A television and social media campaign featuring people and families struggling with cancer end with a heavy tag line: "Smoking, suffering, dy
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 20:59
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[Canada] Quebec Tobacco-Free Week focuses on throat, mouth cancers

"A lot of people don't realize that smoking does cause other cancers that not just kill them, but really change their life completely." Watch the TV ad for this year's Tobacco-Free Week: Doctors say those who suffer from these cancers can have troubl
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 18, 2016 20:57
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[Canada] BONOKOSKI: The sleeping dog of contraband cigarettes

So why has the much-ballyhooed enforcement legislation failed so dismally? And why has there been no full-bore in-your-face spot-check program for “contraband enforcement” set up by the Ontario Provincial Police on the few roads in-and-out of most Ontari
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Jan 17, 2016 20:29
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