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Published by Health Canada in [Ottawa], Ont .
Written in English


  • Cigarette habit -- Prevention -- Study and teaching -- Canada,
  • Smoking -- Prevention -- Study and teaching -- Canada.,
  • Smoking cessation -- Canada -- Evaluation,
  • Tobacco use -- Prevention -- Study and teaching -- Canada.

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Statementprepared by University of Waterloo for the Tobacco Programs Unit, Health Promotion Directorate, Health Programs and Services Branch, Health Canada and the Canadian Cancer Society .
ContributionsCanada. Health Canada. Tobacco Programs Unit., Canadian Cancer Society., University of Waterloo.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 139 p. :
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18091950M
ISBN 10066221420X

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