Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,725 headlines found
Sellers of e-cigarettes, many of them small businesses, are operating in a grey area by advertising and selling unapproved products that deliver nicotine to users’ systems without approval and, in many cases, that, in many cases, without being reined in b
Jul 10, 2017 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:40
David Butler, 70, said he visits the regional hospital once a month ...He said the number of cigarette butts and people smoking outside — sometimes within a few metres of the main entrance — have really started to trouble him. He'd like to see fines intro
Jul 7, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2017 01:19
Cigarette butts do not magically disappear. There is no Marlboro fairy flying around eating discarded cigarettes... As a non-smoker, I don't get to litter without eliciting some form of social stigma, if not a punishment from the local authorities. T
Jul 7, 2017 CFJC Today (ca)
added Jul 8, 2017 00:14
Proposed regulations to toughen enforcement of the Smoke Free Places Act will allow peace officers and inspectors to ticket people smoking in public areas.
Jul 6, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:30
Starting in September, smoking or the use of any tobacco products will not be allowed in any building or vehicles on university land. The number of designated outdoor smoking areas is being reduced from 19 to three located near student residences.
Jul 6, 2017 Canadian Press
added Jul 7, 2017 01:58
Hastings has 33 per cent higher hospitalization for heart attacks, 9.1 per cent higher daily smokers and 3 per cent more exposed to second-hand smoke, although .6 per cent less people exposed to second hand smoke in cars or public places.
Jul 5, 2017 Metroland Media (ca)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
Partners in a Six Nations tobacco manufacturing firm are suing the federal government for allegedly forcing them to incorporate and lose their tax-exempt status while failing to stamp out contraband competitors. Grand River Enterprises' (GRE) $3-billion
Jul 5, 2017 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 5, 2017 05:28
A new multi-stakeholder coalition of health organizations launched a campaign last week aimed at getting the government to fully implement tobacco legislation passed more than three years ago. The Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act would ban all forms of
Jul 4, 2017 Innisfail (AB) Province (ca)
added Jul 4, 2017 11:34
New legislation restricting the sale of flavoured tobacco, shisha and e-cigarettes is now in effect in this province, prompting cheers from one local advocate group. "This is just another step to help improve the health of the people of our province,"
Jul 3, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 3, 2017 20:41
[Canada] Blowing smoke: the history of tobacco-specific nitrosamines in Canadian tobacco [FREE FULL TEXT]
any claims by tobacco companies that they were acting prudently by lowering TSNA levels are unwarranted. They fail to acknowledge that it was their actions that raised TSNA levels in the first place about half a century ago.
Jun 30, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Jun 30, 2017 14:59