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[Canada] SIMON: Smoke-free housing — healthy, legal and in demand

too many people living in multi-residential buildings are still being involuntarily exposed to secondhand smoke where they live. Data from the health unit’s monthly Rapid Risk Factor Surveillance Survey of local health behaviors indicates 87 per cent of
MuskokaRegion.com (ca)
added Oct 10, 2014 02:50
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[Canada] Liberals target flavoured tobacco

Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine said on Thursday that his government is looking at comprehensive legislation this spring that would also include e-cigarettes. “This is, again, Big Tobacco looking at a way … (to attract) new smokers and we are
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Mar 21, 2014 10:24
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Do teens using e-cigarettes cause concern? Your Say

10% of high school students say they tried e-cigarettes, up from 4.7% in 2011, according to a CDC survey released Thursday. Comments from Facebook are edited for clarity and grammar:
USA Today
added Sep 9, 2013 06:55
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F.D.A Takes Steps Toward Ruling on Menthol Cigarettes

releasing its own scientific review that found the mint flavoring made it easier to start smoking and harder to quit. The agency also published a notice in the federal register calling for input from the public on the “potential regulation on menthol in
New York Times
added Jul 23, 2013 13:09
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Law Spoils Tobacco’s Taste, Australians Say

Smokers think the cigarettes taste off. Complaints started to roll in about the flavor of cigarette brands almost immediately after the law went into effect on Dec. 1. That could mean a lot for health advocates’ efforts to prevent smoking. “Of course the
New York Times
added Jul 10, 2013 12:43
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[Canada] Change in the air: New vape laws coming down the pipe as Winnipeg mulls patio smoking ban

Metro (ca)
added Sep 7, 2017 01:27
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[Canada] Consultation Summary: “Plain and Standardized Packaging” for Tobacco Products

Over 58,000 responses from the consultation were received, mostly from Canadians showing support for the proposed PSP measures ....Over 940 references, some in duplicates, were received, and all scientifically sound studies will be taken into considerati
Health Canada
added Jan 18, 2017 21:41
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Cigar warnings: Do teens believe them?

Less than 50 percent of surveyed teens found it 'very believable' that cigars are not a safe alternative to cigarettes, according to a first-of-its-kind UNC School of Medicine study
EurekAlert
added Dec 29, 2016 12:43
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[Canada] Smokers may try to quit 30 times before it sticks

Though conventional wisdom says it takes five to seven attempts for most smokers to quit, those estimates may be very low, a recent study suggests. Based on data for more than 1,200 adult smokers in Canada, the real average number of quit attempts before
Reuters
added Jun 23, 2016 21:15
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[Michigan] Teen cigarette smoking drops to historic low in 2015

"But each new generation that comes of age needs to be warned of the dangers of cigarette smoking, or we risk returning to the high levels of smoking we have seen in the past. Further, the study now finds that many students are smoking tobacco in forms ot
University of Michigan
added Dec 18, 2015 20:12
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