Health

Jamp recalls lot of Atorvastatin 40 mg tablets over possible latex contamination

Jamp Pharma Corporation is recalling a lot of Jamp-Atorvastatin 40 mg tablets due to possible latex contamination.A Health Canada advisory on Saturday said a piece of latex was...

Health Canada report suggests future regulatory framework for CBD

Experts say new recommendations published by Health Canada will move the country a step closer to allowing broader retail sales of cannabidiol – commonly...

Federal government’s guidance on hybrid work is flawed, public service unions say

Federal public-service unions say the government’s plan to get employees back to the office is confusing, disjointed and jeopardizing health and safety.The Treasury Board...

England’s bra-baring soccer celebration puts spotlight on breast health

When they took to the field to face the Germans in the Euro Cup final on Sunday, England's national women's soccer team didn't just...

Paramedics across Canada are struggling to answer emergency calls and provide timely care

Paramedics across Canada are struggling to answer emergency calls and provide care because of staff shortages and overcrowded hospitals, with people who are calling...

Ontario’s 7th wave of COVID-19 has peaked, says top doctor

The seventh wave of COVID-19 in Ontario has peaked, the province's chief medical officer of health said Friday. Dr. Kieran Moore said in an interview that key...

Parents in Ontario express relief as COVID-19 vaccine bookings open for children under age of five

Babies and preschoolers received stickers and plenty of praise upon getting their first COVID-19 vaccinations on Thursday as Ontario opened appointments for the shots...

Advocates say federal government can do more to address opioid use stigma

New federal government research says that stigmatizing views about opioid use disorder – unfair perceptions and disapproval of people who take these drugs –...

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