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Nov 28, 2013, 09:57 ET National Non-Smoking Week Theme Unveiled at National Conference

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - As the 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health wrapped up, Truth in Advertising was announced as the theme for National Non-Smoking Week, which takes place January...


Nov 26, 2013, 10:37 ET Discussion on E-Cigarettes Leads Diverse Agenda at 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health

OTTAWA, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Nearly 400 tobacco control professionals from across Canada and around the world are gathering at the Westin Ottawa on November 26-27 for the 8th National Conference on...


Nov 25, 2013, 11:00 ET Youth call on Federal Government to ban flavoured tobacco products across Canada

OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - As part of the 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health Youth Stream co-presented by the Ontario Lung Association's Youth Advocacy Training Institute and the Tobacco ...


Nov 25, 2013, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health Kicks Off Next Week/

OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Tobacco control professionals from across Canada and around the world will gather in Ottawa next week for the 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health. The largest...


Nov 25, 2013, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Youth head to Parliament Hill to call on the government to ban flavoured tobacco products/

OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health is being held in Ottawa from November 25 to 27. On November 25, more than 100 youth and adults from across Canada will...


Nov 21, 2013, 10:17 ET Media advisory - Youth head to Parliament Hill to call on the government to ban flavoured tobacco products

OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health is being held in Ottawa from November 25 to 27. On November 25, more than 100 youth and adults from across Canada will...


Nov 19, 2013, 10:17 ET Media advisory - 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health Kicks Off Next Week

OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Tobacco control professionals from across Canada and around the world will gather in Ottawa next week for the 8th National Conference on Tobacco or Health. The largest...


Nov 04, 2009, 11:56 ET Breast Cancer Linked to Smoking and Second-Hand Smoke

Graphic Warnings Needed to Deter Women From Tobacco Use and Exposure MONTREAL, Nov. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - Until recently, the evidence surrounding the link between breast cancer and tobacco smoke was...


Nov 03, 2009, 11:12 ET Lawsuits Against the Tobacco Industry - About Much More Than Money

MONTREAL, Nov. 3 /CNW Telbec/ - Across Canada, provinces are taking steps to hold the tobacco industry accountable for decades of destructive behaviour through health care cost-recovery lawsuits....


Nov 03, 2009, 07:29 ET Call for moratorium on new tobacco products

MONTREAL, Nov. 3 /CNW/ - At the 6th Conference on Tobacco or Health being held in Montreal this week, numerous stakeholders are urging government authorities to declare a moratorium on new tobacco...


Nov 02, 2009, 12:08 ET Cigarette Packaging an Advertising Loophole for Tobacco Companies

Plain and Standardized Packaging Needed in Canada to Limit Tobacco Promotion MONTREAL, Nov. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - Each year, tobacco packs generate more than 30 billion impressions. Facing...