- For most Canadian workers, ten and a half cents on every pay-cheque dollar is deducted as a contribution to our national public pension program. Workers in Quebec contribute to the Quebec Pension [...]Health Authorities have a tendency to use the first days of January and July as the moment when regulations come into force. And so it is that this week a number of changes to the tobacco and [...]Last week Statistics Canada made available the Public Use Microdata from the Canadian Community Health Survey conducted in 2017 and 2018. The gift of a 1000 variables!
The Canadian Community [...]Finding the PATH
Since 2013, there has been a remarkable survey operating in the United States that has deepened our understanding of tobacco and e-cigarettes use and consequences. It is [...]While the world and public health systems have been gripped with managing COVID-19, a number of regulatory changes have nonetheless been put in place with respect to vaping products.
This post [...]Over the past couple of weeks, BAT (owner of Nicoventures and Imperial Tobacco Canada) has launched new promotions in Canada for its vaping products. This campaign is part of a global re-branding [...]How much do tobacco companies make in Canada?
Answering that question became more difficult about a decade ago, after all three of the traditional tobacco companies (BAT-Imperial Tobacco [...]Last week viewers of the American College of Cardiology's virtual annual scientific session were able to see the initial results of the first large Canadian randomized clinical trial of [...]It's St. Patrick's Day today -- and so this week Imperial Tobacco Canada has dressed its Vype promotions in green.
"Feeling lucky?" it asks visitors to its web-site before inviting them to "Go [...]
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