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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Chronic Disease Prevention Initiative 2016 call for seed grant applications

The Waterloo Chronic Disease Prevention Initiative has been renewed, and along with it, seed grants for research teams.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Canadian Cancer Society criticizes new menthol "capsule" cigarettes as latest gimmick attractive to kids

The Canadian Cancer Society is fuming about a new tobacco industry gimmick that they say is attractive to new young smokers.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

More Canadian youth smoking hookahs; don’t think it’s a health risk

A new survey of over 27,000 teen-aged high school students across Canada showed that even as cigarette smoking has declined, hookah,

Thursday, March 26, 2015

One in four high school seniors now try water pipes

Despite declines in the number of youths who smoke cigarettes, hookah or water pipe use continues to rise among Canadian youth, a new study from the University of Waterloo reports. Published Monday in Cancer Causes and Control, the study found that almost one in four high school seniors try smoking hookah.

The study estimates that more than 78,200 youth are current water pipe users.

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