Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 47,285 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, UK] Menthol cigarettes could be WORSE for your health than regular tobacco: Study links them to 'more severe lung problems'
Menthol smokers reported more trips to A&E than non-menthol smokers / Were hospitalised more frequently for worsening of their lung disease / Menthol smokers had a 29% higher risk of being hospitalised / Worsenings might include difficulty breathing or a
Nov 5, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:23
[Canada] Menthol cigarettes ARE more addictive: Teenagers who smoke them get through twice as much tobacco every week
Menthol cigarettes are directly linked to elevated nicotine addiction / The minty flavour gives teenagers the perception they are less harmful / Menthol users three times more likely to continue smoking in the next year
Jun 23, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:46
Shisha shops, cafes and restaurants are not included in a recent ban implemented by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 18, a Ministry of Health official said.
Jul 2, 2012 Arab News (sa)
added Jul 2, 2012 12:13
Governments are never going to get that money back by scolding people into being better citizens when all the government does about cigarettes is treat them as a cash cow.
Nov 4, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:35
Ontario doctors want the provincial government to reintroduce legislation to ban tobacco products with candy and fruit flavours, and to add menthol cigarettes to the prohibited list. A previous bill that would have expanded a prohibition on the sale of ca
Oct 15, 2014 Canadian Press
added Oct 20, 2014 12:52
Dozens of young people gathered outside a Toronto International Film Fest venue on Saturday, using a flash mob and fake coughs to draw attention to the issue of smoking in movies. As moviegoers lined up outside Roy Thomson Hall to see St. Vincent, the gr
Sep 6, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Sep 9, 2014 23:37
The Quebec government may soon crack down on the sale of electronic cigarettes, if Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois has her way. Charlebois wants the sale of e-cigarettes to minors banned. She also wants to apply the same rules to e-cigarettes as
Aug 17, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Aug 17, 2014 06:35
While there is limited evidence the devices help people butt out, many say switching from smoking to vaping is not only safer – but cooler. There’s even a new store in Edmonton, called LifestylE Cig, dedicated to the new trend. “We don’t sell to minors
Jan 7, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 8, 2014 06:02
In an effort to protect Alberta's minors from the harmful effects of tobacco use, the provincial government has implemented legislation which prohibits smoking in vehicles when children are present and reduces access to flavoured tobacco.
Nov 13, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Nov 16, 2014 22:25