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Health Canada warns consumers to not use health products containing the potentially dangerous chemical DNP

Issue Canadians should not buy or use health products that contain 2,4-dinitrophenol, more commonly known as DNP, because it is ...
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From Syria To Southern California: Refugees Seek Care For Wounds Of War

Mic. This story can be republished for free (details). EL CAJON, Calif. — In his native Syria, Mahmoud spent months ...
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Half As Many People Are Trying Heroin, But Marijuana Use Grows

details). Some good news from the front lines of the heroin crisis: Half as many people tried heroin for the ...
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Health Canada advises of a second impurity linked to recalled valsartan drugs

Issue OTTAWA - Health Canada is advising Canadians that a second impurity, called N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) has been found in valsartan ...
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Marvelon 28 birth control pills: Packages do not contain day-of-the-week stickers

Issue Health Canada is informing Canadians that packages of certain lots of Marvelon 28 do not include day-of-the-week stickers. The ...
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Health Canada updates Canadians on estimates of health risks for recalled valsartan drugs containing NDMA

Issue OTTAWA –Health Canada is sharing the results of its review of potential long-term health effects involving valsartan drugs that ...
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California: A Health Care Laboratory With Mixed Results

details). California’s expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act enabled many low-income HIV patients to get health insurance previously ...
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Multiple “Dr. King’s” homeopathic and “Natural Pet” veterinary products recalled due to potential microbial contamination

Health Canada is advising consumers and pet owners not to use homeopathic and veterinary products made by King Bio Inc ...
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Suicide By Opioid: New Research Suggests Overdoses Should Be Classified As Self-Harm

details). There has been a steady stream of headlines declaring that life expectancy in the United States is decreasing. And ...
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Several unauthorized products seized from Vitality Health Foods in Drayton Valley, AB, may pose serious health risks

Issue Health Canada is advising Canadians that several unauthorized products seized from Vitality Health Foods in Drayton Valley, AB, may ...
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