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Registration now open, 14th Annual Ottawa Conference, State of the Art Clinical Approaches to Smoking Cessation

2021-09-20T14:04:51+00:00Tags: , , , |

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Join us for our 14th Annual Ottawa Conference! This year, the conference will once again be virtual. Our distinct line-up of experts will [...]

National Indigenous Peoples Day

2021-06-16T16:16:00+00:00Tags: , , |

Today the NBATC recognizes National Indigenous Peoples Day. The prevalence of smoking among Indigenous peoples is approximately 2 to 5 times higher than among [...]

Health Canada announces funding for a tobacco cessation project to mark World No Tobacco Day 2021

2021-06-01T12:59:21+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

News release May 31, 2021   | Ottawa, Ontario   | Health Canada Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of premature death and disease in [...]

Adult Tobacco Cessation Campaign

2021-04-12T14:02:35+00:00Tags: , , |

From March 15 to 29, 2021, Health Canada’s Adult tobacco cessation campaign reminded Canadians 50+ who smoke that it’s never too late to quit [...]

Break It Off launched a new advertising campaign!

2021-04-09T15:38:28+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

Young adult smoking cessation campaign Break It Off, a collaborative campaign by Health Canada and the Canadian Cancer Society, helps young adults aged 20-24 [...]

For Many Young People, 2021 is the Year to Cancel Vaping

2021-02-24T17:42:53+00:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reversing a toxic cultural trend Vaping used to be seen as cool. But times have changed. As influencer Victoria Annunziato says, “Like many others, [...]

Smoking history tied to worse COVID-19 outcomes

2021-01-28T13:57:56+00:00Tags: , , , |

Cumulative cigarette smoke exposure is an independent risk factor for hospital admission and death from COVID-19, according to a research letter published online Jan. [...]

WHO launches year-long campaign to help 100 million people quit tobacco

2020-12-09T13:45:24+00:00Tags: , , , , |

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to millions of tobacco users saying they want to quit. The campaign will support at least 100 million people [...]

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