2016-05-25 | Press release
A new campaign from Smoke-Free Family to support the Tobacco Control Act

Montréal, May 25, 2016 – To coincide with the enactment of a series of measures related to the Tobacco Control Act, Smoke-Free Family is back with a new ad campaign primarily focused on the dangers of children’s exposure to second-hand smoke in cars and playgrounds. Note that the measures of the Act coming into effect tomorrow focus on... Read more

2016-03-15 | Press release
Keep an eye out for the many activities organized throughout Quebec

Montréal, March 15, 2016 – The beginning of the Health Challenge is right around the corner and registration is in full swing on the HealthChallenge.ca site. As of March 31, participants will take up the Challenge and try to reach the three daily objectives for 6 weeks: eat at least 5 servings of fruits and vegetables, get active for at least 30 minutes, and take a break for increased wellness in life. Anaïs Favron, the campaign’s spokesperson... Read more

Capsana is proud to partner with SSQ Financial Group in improving and maintaining the health of thousands of Canadians. Read more

2016-03-01 | Press release
Anaïs Favron: Spokesperson for the 2016 Health Challenge!

Montréal, March 1st, 2016 – Today marks the launch of the 12th edition of the Health Challenge. The campaign invites Quebecers to eat at least 5 servings of fruits and vegetables every day, to get active at least 30 minutes a day, and to take a break for increased wellness in life. Registration is now open at HealthChallenge.ca. To start spring off right, this year the Health Challenge will take place form March 31 to May 11, 2016. This year’s spokesperson is the lively Anaïs Favron... Read more

2016-02-09 | Press release
Dr. Laberge reminds smokers that they have until March 1 to register for the 2016 Challenge

Montreal, February 9, 2016 – Registration for the Quit to Win! Challenge is open until March 1. Quebec smokers who want to butt out still have three weeks left to register at quitchallenge.ca. The Challenge involves not smoking for at least six weeks, from March 1 to April 11... Read more

2015-12-28 | Press release
Dr. Christiane Laberge invites smokers to sign up

Montréal, December 28, 2015 – The Quit to Win! Challenge is back, inviting Quebec smokers to take up the challenge of their lifetime: quit smoking for at least 6 weeks, from March 1 to April 11, 2016. Registration is open until March 1 at quitchallenge.ca... Read more

2015-10-21 | Press release
Dr. Christiane Laberge is the new spokesperson for the Smoke-Free Family campaign

Montreal, October 21, 2015 – For the ninth consecutive year, the Smoke-Free Family campaign invites Quebecers to make their homes and cars smoke-free to protect children’s health. This year, the campaign can count on the support of a new spokesperson: Dr. Christiane Laberge. Read more

Montréal, June 17, 2015. On the strength of the expertise it has gained over the past 16 years with the Quit to Win! Challenge, Capsana is innovating and is now offering a smoking cessation program specifically designed for the workplace. The Stop Smoking Challenge is an online turnkey solution, available in French and English, which allows workplaces to provide concrete and motivating support to their employees who wish to quit smoking. Read more

Today, Capsana launched its new publication, Nursing My Heart Back to Health: My Top Priority, a 12 page information tool designed to support and guide patients in their recovery from acute coronary syndrome (heart attack or unstable angina).

There are an estimated 70,000 heart attacks each year in Canada... Read more

Montréal, le 5 mai 2015 – Capsana, initiatrice de la campagne Famille sans fumée et du Défi J’arrête, j’y gagne!, se réjouit du dépôt d'un projet de loi révisant la Loi sur le tabac, aujourd’hui à l’Assemblée nationale par la ministre déléguée à la Santé publique, madame Lucie Charlebois. L’organisation salue notamment les nouvelles mesures de réglementation prévues pour diminuer l’exposition à la fumée secondaire, particulièrement des enfants dans la voiture. Read more