Headlines Tagged with Canada — 21,014 headlines found
[Canada] Liberal MLA Dr. David Swann demanding answers on NDP secret relationship with the Big Tobacco Lobby
Dr. Swann is demanding to know if the NDP Government is honouring its commitment... FCTC forbids meetings behind closed doors with tobacco lobbyists. Canada and its regional governments including Alberta are FCTC signatories.
May 8, 2018 Alberta Liberal Opposition (ca)
added May 9, 2018 14:54
McGill campuses will become largely smoke-free as of Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Smoking cigarettes or e-cigarettes will only be permitted in designated smoking areas. The new policy, adopted by McGill’s Board of Governors on December 12, 2017, is aimed at pr
Apr 30, 2018 McGill Reporter (ca)
added May 7, 2018 22:14
Our observations of tactics to promote a new tobacco product in a dark market may inform government regulatory policy and non-governmental organisation efforts wherever heat-not-burn products are introduced.
May 2, 2018 Tobacco Control
added May 4, 2018 21:30
An anti-smoking coalition is accusing the Alberta government of holding private meetings with tobacco industry lobbyists. Campaign For A Smoke Free Alberta says the industry may be exerting undue influence on NDP lawmakers.
May 2, 2018 Canadian Press
added May 3, 2018 19:51
“People need to know that if they are smoking contraband cigarettes, they have a higher probability of starting a fire,” deputy fire chief Jack Burt said, explaining that the illegal smokes don’t have the same safety features as store-bought ones.
Apr 26, 2018 London (Ontario) Free Press (ca)
added May 1, 2018 19:15
While renters who smoke tobacco can still light up in public, those who plan to smoke cannabis will not be able to do so. With no permits for cannabis lounges being offered in Alberta yet, this practically means the bylaw outright bans renters from spark
Apr 19, 2018 The Conversation (au)
added Apr 25, 2018 20:29
Implementation of a ban on menthol cigarettes results in an increase in those attempting to quit, and an increase in use of other flavored tobacco or electronic-cigarette use, according to a study published online March 5 in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Mar 6, 2018 Monthly Prescribing Reference (MPR)
added Apr 24, 2018 16:55
Ontario’s ban on menthol flavouring in tobacco was one of the first internationally. OTRU is evaluating the impacts of this cutting edge regulation. The ban on menthol in tobacco products was found to be associated with quitting behaviour, and potential
Mar 1, 2018 Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added Apr 24, 2018 16:54
Hampstead, Quebec is expected to vote in tough smoking laws, meaning there could be fewer places to light up outside...anti-smoking advocates say it will only expose children to more secondhand smoke.
Apr 19, 2018 Global News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:59
Effective April 1, smoking on outdoor restaurant and bar patios is not permitted. Council approved the ban in January, prohibiting all smoking: cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, vapes, tobacco products, cannabis or any substances that generate second-
Apr 18, 2018 Global News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:57