A company in Lakeshore – stopped by Health Canada earlier this month from opening what was touted as the nation’s largest medical marijuana facility – is under investigation by the Ontario Securities Commission. 376 more words
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Roberta Calf Robe can see drug users and dealers from her office window on the Blood reserve, a community where at least 16 people have died from fentanyl overdoses in about nine months. 710 more words
Last year, after Health Canada ‘s announcement of their nutrition labelling initiative, it appeared that real change was on the horizon. Rather than confusing Canadians about smart healthy eating choices, … 734 more words
WATCH ABOVE: Peter Kim reports on why the NDP wants to ban microbeads from personal care products.
The NDP is calling on the federal government to list microbeads, which are used in cosmetic products like body wash and toothpaste, as a potential toxic substance. 451 more words
LONDON, Ont. – “If I had a dollar for every time I told someone to eat more greens …” says registered dietitian Kate Comeau.
The spokesperson for Dietitians of Canada is talking about all kinds of green vegetables – “the more variety the better” – but leafy greens such as lettuces, kale, arugula, spinach and collard greens are an important part of the wider group, she says. 850 more words
WATCH ABOVE: The genetically modified apple doesn’t turn brown and Health Canada’s approval means it could hit store shelves as early as next year.
KELOWNA – After more than three years waiting for approval, the Okanagan’s… 359 more words