Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 71,624 headlines found
Health Minister Eric Hoskins won’t rule out action on e-cigarettes but says he’s gathering more information on the “new phenomenon” as Toronto considers a ban on their use in public places. “There may be measures that need to be taken by the province but
Aug 13, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 14, 2014 06:08
two out of three Quebecers — are close to someone who has suffered health problems linked to tobacco, according to a survey by the Quebec Council on Smoking unveiled Sunday. The report was released on the first day of the 2015 Quebec Tobacco-Free Week, c
Jan 18, 2015 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:16
With counterfeit cigarettes being sold for approximately half the price of legal ones, some smokers could believe they are getting a bargain, but if you thought regular cigarettes were unhealthy, wait until you hear what is inside their counterfeit count
Apr 22, 2018 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Apr 25, 2018 18:08
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
[Canada] PLATT: Clearing the smoke — unlike other places, no rush to judgment on indoor vaping in Calgary 33
these are metals you don’t want to be passively inhaling and proof that for once, Calgary city council’s decision to meddle in an issue outside of taxes, trash and transportation is probably a good thing, even if the motivation is hazy.
Sep 2, 2014 Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 2, 2014 13:44
[Canada, UK] Should doctors be allowed to 'Google' their patients? Yes... but only in 10 scenarios, say medical experts as they call for new guidelines to cater for the digital age
'You have a patient wanting to adopt healthy lifestyles, and the doctor helps him on a course of exercise and non-smoking,' Baker explained. 'But the doctor 'Googles' him and sees pictures he posted on Facebook smoking a cigar.'
Feb 14, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 15:46
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
“Second-hand smoke has now reached crisis point in Solomon Islands,” Dr Geoff Kenilorea of the Ministry of Health, warned. “This is a big issue and one that we must address.
Jan 19, 2014 Solomon Star Newspaper (sb)
added Jan 20, 2014 00:52
Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the sale of e-cigarettes was an offence under the Poisons Act 1952 and the Control of Drugs and Cosmetics Regulations 1984. He said those found guilty of selling and distributing the product and liquid nico
Jan 21, 2013 MySinchew.com (my)
added Jan 21, 2013 16:13
Researchers at the University of Waterloo found that almost one in four high school seniors try smoking hookah. Their study estimates that more than 78,200 youth are current water pipe users. "While we can celebrate a continued slow decline in cigarette
Mar 26, 2015 University Herald
added Mar 28, 2015 07:08