Prevention, cessation and education activities under the Federal Tobacco Control Strategy
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Published by Health Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


  • Smoking -- Canada -- Prevention.,
  • Tobacco use -- Government policy -- Canada.,
  • Smoking -- Prevention -- Government policy -- Canada.

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Other titlesActivités de prévention, de renoncement et d"éducation dans le cadre de la strategie fédérale de lutte contre le tabagisme :
The Physical Object
Pagination15, 16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19023614M
ISBN 100662661818

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