Youth e-cigarette use is down, but 3.6 million still use e-cigarettes
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Youth e-cigarette use is down, but 3.6 million still use e-cigarettes

Reading Time: 4 minutes E-cigarettes death remain a major concern despite decrease in usage The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in collaboration with various partners, released two papers today in Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) highlighting recent changes in U.S. e-cigarette use and sales. About 3.6 million U.S. youth reported current (in the past 30 days) Read More…

Scotland at odds with UK Government over new Brexit Law
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Scotland at odds with UK Government over new Brexit Law

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Internal Markets Bill is seen by Scotland Parliament to unfair and controlling Economy Secretary Fiona Hyslop has written to the UK Government voicing concern at its plans for a post-Brexit internal market, saying it represents a threat to the Scottish economy. Ms Hyslop said the proposed Internal Markets Bill will jeopardise Scotland’s food and Read More…

Anxiety, Sadness Dominate As Global Pandemic Hits 6-Month Mark
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Anxiety, Sadness Dominate As Global Pandemic Hits 6-Month Mark

Reading Time: 3 minutes Parents and Women Experiencing Most Negative Impact Covid-19 pandemic This week marks six months of COVID-19 lockdowns. Americans, especially parents and women, are feeling its impact — at a time when kids are returning to school unlike any year in our history, according to new research from Finn Partners. The research, conducted by Civis Analytics, looked at Read More…

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136,141 cases of COVID-19 in Canada as of Sunday

Reading Time: 3 minutes Latest update from Canada’s Chief medical doctor, Theresa Tam “There have been 136,141 cases of COVID-19 in Canada, including 9,170 deaths. 88% of people have now recovered. Labs across Canada tested an average of 47,806 people daily over the past week with 1.1% testing positive. Over the past week, an average of 633 cases are now being reported daily Read More…

Aline Chrétien wife of former PM Jean Chrétien has died at the age of 84
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Aline Chrétien wife of former PM Jean Chrétien has died at the age of 84

Reading Time: 2 minutes Aline was not only a confidant she was was strong influential first lady The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the passing of Aline Chrétien: “I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Aline Chrétien, wife of the Right Honourable Jean Chrétien, former Prime Minister of Canada. On behalf Read More…