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Federal Tobacco Tax Inflationary Increase of 46 cents Per Carton Takes Effect April 1

2020-04-02T13:30:11+00:00Tags: , , |

As of April 1, 2020, federal tobacco taxes will increase by $0.46 cents per carton of 200 cigarettes, and $0.29 per 200 roll-your-own cigarettes. [...]

WHO Announces Smoking Can Increase Your Chances of Getting Covid-19

2020-03-30T02:16:41+00:00Tags: , , , |

Using tobacco products can increase your chance of getting COVID-19. Bringing your hands to your mouth can transfer the virus into your body. Sharing [...]

New legislation for PEI now in effect

2020-03-24T14:14:39+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

In PEI, new legislation establishing age 21 for tobacco and e-cigarettes, and requiring e-cigarette sales to be in specialty stores only, came into effect [...]

Health Canada’s Departmental Plan for 2020-21

2020-03-20T13:58:10+00:00Tags: , , , |

Health Canada will advance implementation of Canada's Tobacco Strategy, a modernized approach for successful tobacco control with the goal of achieving the target of [...]

Tobacco-Free Living – Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health (Public Health) – Government of New Brunswick

2019-11-19T12:48:02+00:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health promotes tobacco-free living by administering legislation that supports smoke-free public places and restricts both tobacco [...]

Tobacco-Free Living – New Brunswick Department of Social Development – Wellness Branch

2019-11-19T13:45:08+00:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tobacco free living is essential to a healthy lifestyle! Living tobacco free means avoiding exposure to smoke, not starting to smoke and, if you [...]

Smoking, Vaping and Tobacco – Health Canada

2019-11-06T13:18:55+00:00Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Learn about vaping, tobacco products, effects of smoking, second-hand smoke, prevention and quitting. Website

Freeze the Industry – Youth and Young Adults Campaign in Support of Plain and Standardized Tobacco Packaging

2019-11-12T13:21:29+00:00Tags: , , , |

Freeze the Industry is a large and fast-growing network of youth activists standing against the tobacco industry. Their mission is to expose the false [...]

Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CTADS) – Statistics Canada (2017)

2020-03-09T22:59:11+00:00Tags: , , , , |

General population survey of tobacco, alcohol and drug use among Canadians aged 15 years and older conducted by Statistics Canada on behalf of Health [...]

Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (CSTADS) – Statistics Canada (2018-2019)

2020-02-14T18:20:49+00:00Tags: , , , , |

Survey of tobacco, alcohol, and drug use among Canadian students in grades 7 to 12 conducted by the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact [...]