Tobacco Info

Tobacco Info No. 5, April 2011 

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No. 5, April 2011.

(16 pages, 1.5 Mo)

SUMMARY

Study shows young smokers prefer brand name cigarettes (p1-3);

 

More tax-paid cigarettes are sold as contraband is contained (p3-4);

 

Both active and passive smoking cause breast cancer (p4-5);

 

Where there’s smokeless, there’s fire

Snuff tobacco not a safe substitute for smoking says American Heart Association (p6-7);

 

Health Canada unveils all proposed health warnings (p8-9);

 

(Garfield Mahood's complete critic of the health warnings)

 

Tobacco Use in Canada:  Patterns and Trends, 2011 Edition

A striking and detailed portrait of an addiction (p10);

 

Tobacco companies may be targeting young people on YouTube (p11-12);

 

BC government should subsidize smoking cessation therapies (p12-13);

 

Research update by the Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (p14-15);

 

Briefs (p15-16)

Supreme Court hears appeals

Health care cost recovery lawsuits

15th World Conference

No smoking in Chinese movies

No smoking in Central Park

World No Tobacco Day 2011.

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