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The Conference Board of Canada released a study Monday, suggesting that 45,400 Canadians died from results of smoking in 2012....

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Quebec has joined Ontario and other provinces by cracking down on the use of electronic cigarettes....

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The news that Ontario medical marijuana users can now use vaporizers almost anywhere in the province sparked reaction on Thursday....

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Spock actor Leonard Nimoy dies at 83

February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leonard Nimoy, best known as Spock, the iconic character on Star Trek, died today at the age of 83. ...

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Global obesity hits all time high

November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Numbers on the scale and the charts are skyrocketing as the global obesity problem soars to new heights. ...

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The province of Nova Scotia is cracking down on the use of e-cigarettes...

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The Heart and Stroke Foundation is urging the federal government to set the same laws for e-cigarettes as those for tobacco....

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Ontario study shows minors can access tobacco

February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Tyrrell Meertins Minors are finding it relatively easy to access tobacco at Ontario convenient stores, says a new study released this week. In the study conducted by Ipsos Canada on behalf of Canada’s National...

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Health Minister announces more smoking bans

November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

by Jade Leung The summer in the city usually means patios, beers, and social smoking. But that’s about to change. The Ontario Liberal government has announced plans to ban tobacco use on restaurant and bar...

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By Julia Grabowska Vancouver has launched the first cigarette butt recycling pilot program in the world. The program officially began Tuesday, with 110 recycling receptacles installed in various parts of the city. TerraCycle Canada, a...

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