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New Federal Regulations on E-cigarette Advertising

2020-07-08T16:41:44+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

The regulations will ban e-cigarette advertising in any place where youth under 18 can be exposed.   The regulations come into force August 7, 2020 [...]

Study – Increased exposure to e-cigarette marketing in Canada is strongly associated with increases in youth vaping

2020-07-05T23:13:59+00:00Tags: , , , |

A study by David Hammond et al concluded that “Increased exposure to e-cigarette marketing in Canada is strongly associated with increases in youth vaping. [...]

The Canadian Cancer Society has released an update to the report, University and College 100% Smoke-Free Campuses in Canada: National Status Report

2020-06-17T14:35:36+00:00Tags: , , , , |

Excellent resource explaining and demonstrating the benefits of a 100% smoke-free campus policy. This report presents a list of all colleges and universities with [...]

Nova Scotia becomes first province to adopt maximum nicotine level of 20 mg/ml

2020-05-25T14:45:12+00:00Tags: , , , |

On May 5, 2020, Nova Scotia became the first province in Canada to adopt a maximum nicotine level of 20 mg/ml for e-cigarettes and [...]

Statement on the second anniversary of the federal Tobacco and Vaping Products Act

2020-05-25T13:24:00+00:00Tags: , , , , |

On the second anniversary of the federal Tobacco and Vaping Products Act (TVPA) coming into force, tobacco control organizations are calling on the Health Minister and [...]

This World No Tobacco Day, Health Canada’s young adult tobacco cessation campaign, Break It Off, is challenging Canadians to pick a date to quit smoking.

2020-05-21T15:49:43+00:00Tags: , |

Break It Off is a campaign that helps young adults quit smoking and stay smoke-free. More Information Videos

Vaping among Canadian teens doubles in 2 years, new research shows

2020-05-06T17:12:50+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

New research reveals vaping among Canadian youth has risen dramatically over the past two years, and experts say it shows no signs of slowing [...]

WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY-May 31, 2020- Protecting youth from industry manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use

2020-04-15T14:34:56+00:00Tags: , , , , , , |

Every year, on May 31st, the World Health Organization (WHO) and global partners celebrate World No Tobacco Day (WNTD). The annual campaign is an [...]

Cannabis Talk Kit – Know How to Talk with Your Teen – DrugFreeKidsCanada.org – 2017

2019-10-29T13:58:35+00:00Tags: , , , , , |

This talk kit aims to help families navigate through a changing cannabis landscape—one that includes new policies like legalization and regulation, as well as [...]