Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 24,301 headlines found
The expiry of the current Federal Tobacco Control Strategy (FTCS) in March 2018 presents an opportunity to modernize the federal approach, reduce the burden of tobacco use on all Canadians and strengthen Canada's role as a world leader in public health.
May 31, 2017 Canada.ca (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
[Canada] Ladies, Quit Smoking After Your Period; Estrogen, Progesterone Levels After Ovulation Make Quitting Easier
A recent study conducted at the University of Montreal has found that a woman’s menstrual cycle plays a significant role in nicotine cravings. Women should find it easier to overcome nicotine withdrawal symptoms after ovulation when their estrogen and pr
Jan 5, 2015 Medical Daily
added Jan 5, 2015 23:47
The problem, say some observers, is that Health Canada is having trouble deciding whether e-cigarettes should be regulated as tobacco products -- even though they contain no tobacco -- or under the Food and Drug Act as medicines. The ECTA says e-cigs sho
Apr 22, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Apr 22, 2014 13:39
According to study published in Psychiatry Journal, women crave cigarettes more strongly during their periods. The study found that the urge to smoke is stronger at the beginning of the phase that begins after menstruation.
Jan 5, 2015 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 5, 2015 23:40
legislators are talking about — and enacting — regulations, and more and more research is published every month. But the jury is still out on their safety, and whether they are a gateway to smoking.
Jul 25, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 29, 2014 01:57
Teen boys who recently started smoking are more likely to quit than teen girls. And, both boys and girls who are frightened by cigarette warning labels or play team sports are more likely to quit...study included 620 boys and girls in Montreal
Jun 3, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 3, 2014 12:14
we need fit-for-purpose regulations aimed at harnessing market forces for the greatest possible reduction in smoking-related diseases. Governments have a responsibility to enact progressive regulations that allow citizens to reduce their exposure to dange
Feb 26, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:44
Proposed provincial legislation to regulate the sale and use of e-cigarettes has the owners of Ponyboy Vapes concerned about the future of their business less than a month after they opened a new store downtown on Wyndham Street.
Feb 12, 2015 Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Feb 13, 2015 16:37
[Asia, Canada, Europe, USA] Professor David Sweanor to Give Keynote Address at 22nd Century Group Annual Shareholder Meeting; Company Releases Letter to Shareholders
“The FDA should quickly move to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes to non-addictive level. If we reduce the level of the stimulus, we reduce the craving. It is the ultimate harm reduction strategy.” ... 22nd Century is in the rare position of having a v
Mar 25, 2015 Business Wire
added Mar 27, 2015 12:36
The owners of some Winnipeg shops that sell e-cigarette products say Health Canada should leave them alone, as they believe their products are helping people quit smoking. Health Canada says selling e-cigarettes with nicotine, or those with a health cla
Sep 5, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 6, 2014 12:54