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To arrange an interview with a Canadian Cancer Society spokesperson, please contact:

Michelle Bilton
Communications Coordinator
(437) 266-2493 Ext. 23128
Michelle.Bilton@cancer.ca


Our latest media releases

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Tobacco plain packaging progress continues worldwide with 42 countries and territories moving forward with regulations

February 6, 2024
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New Canadian Cancer Statistics report reveals lung cancer death rates are declining faster than any other cancer type in Canada 
November 8, 2023
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Canadian Cancer Society praises world precedent setting requirement for health warnings directly on every cigarette
May 31, 2023
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New survey shows Canadians want Big Tobacco to pay for tobacco reduction efforts
May 29, 2023
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Open letter: It must not be “business as usual” for tobacco companies
May 29, 2023
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Quebec elections: the Canadian Cancer Society sets three health priorities
August 23, 2022
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Canadian Cancer Society supports New Brunswick student’s call for immediate government action against youth vaping in new video 
July 5, 2022
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Canadian Cancer Society commends world-first requirement for health warnings on every cigarette
June 9, 2022
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Canadian Cancer Society launches campaign for those curious about going smoke-free
January 21, 2022
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Saskatchewan teens smoking at nearly 3 times rate of Canadian youth
October 31, 2018
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Tobacco plain packaging support growing worldwide with 25 countries and territories moving forward with regulations
October 1, 2018
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Canadian Cancer Society report shows 65 university and college campuses in Canada are 100% smoke-free
September 13, 2018
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Canada to have the world’s best tobacco plain packaging requirements
June 22, 2018
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CCS applauds strengthened Federal Tobacco Control Strategy, higher tobacco taxes in federal budget
February 27, 2018