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[Canada] Health Coalition Aims to Reduce Smoking Rates in British Columbia

British Columbia's Clean Air Coalition have released a new report focusing on reducing smoking rates in the province, with five key aims created that they believe should have a positive impact. Formed of a partnership between the BC Lung Association, He
Clean Air Coalition of BC (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 16:11
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[Canada] Mayor Jim Watson says he won't support cannabis lounges in Ottawa when pot becomes legal

“As the former Minister of Health Promotion, Mayor Watson does not want to make it easier for people to smoke any substance, including cannabis, in lounges,” said a statement from Watson’s office. “This would also put the health of workers at risk by inh
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 04:44
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[Canada] Second Hand Smoke is Bad Regardless of Source

With the impending federal legalization of marijuana, second-hand smoke from cannabis-related products is taking a higher profile for the Huron County Health Unit, as National Non-Smoking Week begins. The Health Unit says "smoke is smoke", and that cann
Bayshore Broadcasting Corportion / Radio Owen Sound (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 04:44
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[Canada] Ontario Landlords Want to Ban Weed From Rental Housing / Guess you'll have to buy a house to smoke weed.

he’s also one of many Ontario landlords with major concerns about how cannabis legalization will impact rental housing if tenants are allowed to grow their own plants and smoke weed legally. “This is one of the most important issues for Ontario landlords
Vice.com
added Jan 24, 2018 00:24
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Landlords should be allowed to ban pot smoking

Non-smoking tenants should not have to endure smoke from weed seeping into their apartments, and landlords should be able to re-open leases to stop them.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 00:23
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[Canada] More tobacco taxes, smoke-free bylaws: local group calls on B.C. government to take action

Jack Boomer, director of the Clean Air Coalition of B.C..."We need to make it harder for children and youth to start smoking and easier for adults to quit while protecting people from second-hand smoke," he told CBC host of The Early Edition Stephen Quin
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 24, 2018 00:00
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[Canada] Many Unaware Of Cannabis, Hookah Smoking Health Risks

the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit is warning residents to steer clear of any kind of smoke, not just tobacco. National Non-Smoking Week, which runs until Saturday, is a coast-to-coast campaign that informs and educates Canadians about the dangers of to
BlackburnNews.com (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 22:56
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[Canada] COALITION WANTING PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO HELP SLASH THE VOLUME OF SMOKERS IN BC

BC’S Clean Air Coalition is working hard to reduce the province’s tobacco rates. The group consisting of members from the BC Lung Association, Heart and Stroke and Canadian Cancer Society brought forward numerous strategies to the province ranging from
My Prince George Now (94.3 The Goat Rocks/97 Country FM) (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:09
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[Canada] Chatham-Kent Public Health unit warns of smoke dangers

Whether it comes from tobacco, marijuana, or a hookah pipe, the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit is warning of the dangers of smoke. That is the message of National Non-Smoking Week, which runs through this Saturday. Established in 1977 by the Canadian
Chatham (Ont) Daily News (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:09
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[Canada] Health coalition calls on province to take action on tobacco now

This National Non-Smoking Week (January 21-27), the Clean Air Coalition of BC is recommending ways the provincial government can take action to prevent youth from smoking, help those most heavily addicted, and address increasingly complex smoking pattern
Nelson Daily (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:07
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