Headlines Tagged with Canada — 21,018 headlines found
Restrictions that apply to smokers are one step closer to being applied to pot users, once the drug is legalized, after recommendations suggested by Dr. Chris Mackie, the medical officer of health for London and Middlesex County, were forwarded to the Mi
Apr 22, 2016 London (Ontario) Free Press (ca)
added Apr 24, 2016 20:22
The Atlantic Convenience Stores Association says higher prices could mean more people turn to illegal cigarettes
Apr 20, 2016 Metro (ca)
added Apr 21, 2016 13:14
Regulating changes to the chemical make-up of tobacco is one of the ideas being debated as part of the so-called smoking “endgame” – tactics to push smoking rates below the stubborn 15-20% they’ve hovered around for years.
Apr 21, 2016 National Post (ca)
added Apr 21, 2016 10:57
The only tax increase in the budget hits smokers, with cigarettes going up two cents each or 50 cents a pack and the tax rate on cigars going up by four per cent at midnight. The moves are expected to bring $15.8 million to provincial coffers.
Apr 19, 2016 Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:31
Ottawa's Board of Health has postponed its plan to ban e-cigarettes and water pipes in the hopes that upcoming amendments to Ontario's smoking laws will include comprehensive regulation of the devices. Health officials made the decision at a board meeti
Apr 20, 2016 Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Apr 20, 2016 15:30
Ottawa’s Board of Health has postponed its plan to ban e-cigarettes and water pipes in the hopes that upcoming amendments to Ontario’s smoking laws will include comprehensive regulation of the devices. Health officials made the decision at a board meetin
Apr 19, 2016 Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Apr 20, 2016 01:22
• Ontarians have greater awareness of the role of the tobacco industry and its influence on smoking in movies; respondents are significantly more likely to say that the tobacco industry has paid for product placement within movies as well as for actors
Apr 19, 2016 Ipsos
added Apr 19, 2016 14:04
In results released 1 April 2016, Canadian tobacco control groups found 79 percent of Ontario adults wanted to end smoking in movies rated 14A or lower (similar to US PG-13 and lower in the US). Seventy-seven percent opposed the display of tobacco brand
Apr 18, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 19, 2016 14:00
Quitline counselors view e-cigarettes as ineffective quitting aids, potentially dangerous, and in need of greater regulations. Counselors can influence how treatment seekers view e-cigarettes, therefore it is imperative that quitlines stay abreast of eme
Apr 18, 2016 Addictive Behaviors
added Apr 19, 2016 13:06
[Canada] GOLDSTEIN: Rates of women with COPD skyrockets as more women take up smoking / Many female smokers say they were encouraged by ads in the ’60s and ’70s that marketed smoking as a symbol of equality.
Each day in my practice at West Park Healthcare Centre, I am reminded of how COPD...is affecting women in increasing numbers. In the last 15 years the number of women who are now suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) has skyrocketed.
Apr 18, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 18, 2016 22:55