Headlines Tagged with Canada — 20,959 headlines found
The Canadian government may be preparing regulations for plain and standardized packaging of cigarette products. This OTRU update examines the level of public support for plain packaging in Ontario, which is among the highest in the world. This high leve
May 26, 2016 Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added May 30, 2016 14:47
As the use of medical marijuana is growing, along with impending legalization, the insurance industry's national trade association has demanded a standard policy among insurers for dealing with the increased costs caused by marijuana consumption.
May 26, 2016 Insurance Business Canada (ca)
added May 27, 2016 21:59
Quebec smokers will no longer be able to indulge on bar and restaurant patios as of Thursday. A look at rhe situation in other Canadian jurisdictions: Newfoundland and Labrador: Smoking is prohibited on bar and restaurant patios.
May 25, 2016 Canadian Press
added May 27, 2016 19:00
Starting today, Quebecers are no longer allowed to smoke on bar or restaurant patios. The Quebec government's stricter anti-smoking measures went into effect at midnight. The measures are part of Bill 44, which aims to crack down on the harm caused by
May 26, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added May 26, 2016 14:26
A new study from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI), in collaboration with the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES), has established that greater adoption of hospital-initiated tobacco cessation interventions improve patient out
May 25, 2016 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 26, 2016 13:27
Is eating a pot brownie each day to help with your chronic pain as bad for you as regularly lighting up a cigarette? Canadian life insurers say the two activities pose the same risk and demand the same higher premiums from clients.
May 23, 2016 Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 23, 2016 19:15
Summary: Plain packaging was implemented in Australia in 2012, has been adopted in Ireland and the United Kingdom for implementation May 20, 2016, and is under formal consideration in Norway, Hungary, Sweden, Finland, France, Canada, New Zealand, Singap
Nov 16, 2015 ASH London (uk)
added May 20, 2016 23:36
During the early morning hours of May 5th, 2016, members of the Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF) working in partnership with the Sûreté du Quebec Contraband Investigation Unit (SQCIU) observed a vessel, loaded with garbage bags believed to be containin
May 13, 2016 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 19, 2016 20:55
[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society congratulates UK and France for tobacco plain packaging implementation on Friday, May 20
"It is essential to provide protection from tobacco industry marketing tactics, especially for children," says Rob Cunningham, senior policy analyst, Canadian Cancer Society. "A growing number of other countries are requiring plain packaging, which will
May 18, 2016 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 19, 2016 20:54
The public will be give their say at a June 3rd council meeting when the bylaw will receive third reading. It will then go to a provincial health official for review before it gets final approval on June 21st, according to an official.
May 18, 2016 Castanet.net (ca)
added May 19, 2016 03:41