Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 111,952 headlines found
Alberta’s new Health Minister considers e-cigarettes “dangerous”, and wants to impose rules on their use and sale. Stephen Mandel says he wants new regulations in place “as soon as possible”.
Oct 1, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added Oct 3, 2014 01:22
Following a presentation by the Sudbury and District Health Unit, council passed resolutions directing staff to prepare laws banning smoking on city property, as well as on outdoor bar patios. Facilities such as Pioneer Manor are exempt – it’s covered by
Jan 15, 2014 Northern Life (ca)
added Jan 15, 2014 08:30
The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has announced it has started with putting no smoking stickers on buses, taxis and government vehicles. The Ministry of Health says smokers found smoking in public vehicles could be fined up to 2,750 US dollars
Nov 18, 2013 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Nov 20, 2013 12:53
The Alberta government is banning the sale of some flavoured tobacco products in a bid to curb youth smoking -- but is still allowing the sale of menthol cigarettes. Health Minister Stephen Mandel defended the exclusion, saying that Alberta needs to "d
Nov 13, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 13, 2014 23:17
Pretty is four months’ pregnant and has asthma, and she says cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbour is making her ill...“I have it on good authority that the only way that cigarette smoke can hurt your fetus is if you smoke yourself,” responded t
Dec 18, 2014 St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Dec 19, 2014 02:18
New laws expected to face widespread community opposition in a country where tobacco consumption is a national pastime
Dec 7, 2011 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Dec 10, 2011 00:00
McGill officially changed its stance on e-cigs as of September 22nd, when the university's amendment was put in place, which equates e-cigs with their standard counterpart. So anywhere you can't smoke at McGill, you can now no longer vap it up.
Nov 10, 2014 MTL BLog (ca)
added Nov 11, 2014 10:39
I agree with Ms DiManno who ended her column with "It's the maniacs -- and their bureaucratic enablers -- who've taken over the asylum." It is time for a change in management at CAMH.
Apr 21, 2014 Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 21, 2014 17:20
As of March 15, 2012, Palau has banned all tobacco products, completing a seven year effort to limit tobacco use on the freely associated Island territory of the U.S.
Sep 17, 2012 Talk Radio News Service
added Sep 17, 2012 17:27
Kelowna city council is considering banning e-cigarettes in some public spaces after getting a written request from Interior Health. “Interior Health supports the City of Kelowna to act immediately and amend bylaw to stop the growing use of e-cigarettes
Mar 23, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:57