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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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[Canada] Ontario landlords call for right to immediately ban pot in rentals despite tenant laws

Ontario landlords want the right to immediately ban the use of pot in rental properties when recreational weed is legalized... Landlords will be able to spell out a ban on smoking marijuana in rental units for new leases post-legalization -- the same as t
Canadian Press
added Jan 23, 2018 00:49
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[Canada] ‘Smoke is smoke’, NL tobacco group reminds as marijuana legalization nears

The Newfoundland and Labrador Alliance for the Control of Tobacco says legalized marijuana will mean more exposure to secondhand smoke for Canadians. The legalization of marijuana in Canada later this year will be another avenue for exposure to secondhan
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 00:49
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[Canada] Anti-smoking activists move to other battles, as complete ban is adopted at BC Ferries

Errol Povah, president of Airspace Action on Smoking and Health, says BC Ferries’ move ends a long fight he has personally waged against his former employer. He’s now setting his sights on getting a complete ban on smoking in apartments and condos.
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 06:05
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[Canada] VIDEO: BC Ferries goes smoke-free Monday

The Crown corporation announced that it would be banning all smoking and vaping on any of its vessels or at its terminals. BC Ferries says the change is being implemented in order to cut down the risk of second-hand smoke to its passengers. READ MORE:
Global News (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:55
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[Canada] Passengers must butt out on B.C. Ferries as of Monday

Pot, tobacco, e-cigarettes and anything else you can put in your pipe and smoke is all covered under a new non-smoking policy on the entire fleet of B.C. Ferries ships and terminals. And hiding in your car for a smoke won’t work — the ban covers the int
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:54
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