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Protest held over marijuana medical marijuana grow-op in Maple Ridge

VANCOUVER – More than 150 people gathered in Maple Ridge Friday to protest a proposed medical marijuana facility at 272nd Street and Bell Avenue.

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Canada falling behind in reproductive medicine, experts say

Canadians are watching from the sidelines as groundbreaking — and controversial — research promises to transform the field of reproductive medicine, one of the country’s leading fertility doctors says. 886 more words

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Saskatoon student in human rights fight over medical marijuana

SASKATOON – Michael Wileniec used to walk across the street from his Saskatoon high school several times a day and hang out with the rest of the smokers, although he was the only one puffing on prescribed medical marijuana. 676 more words

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Juice becomes latest food target as Health Canada appears poised to cut fruit drinks from nutrition guide

It has been confiscated from British children’s lunch boxes, decried as poisonous by a leading American pediatrician and now may soon be erased from Canada’s official food bible. 1,099 more words

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The Art of Managing: Shannon Kohlmeier, Shawn Creamer, and Chef Tyler Cunningham of The Whippoorwill

The Whippoorwill, is the winner of the Best Burger Reader’s Choice for 2013 and 2014 by NOW magazine, here in Toronto. It is a restaurant diner doing fresh, seasonal, and kitsch for families, friends, date nights, and everything in between, with bonus live music (literally and figuratively speaking). 3,249 more words

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Medical marijuana 420 Clinic opens in Calgary

Watch above: Heather Yourex takes you on a tour of the 420 Clinic, Calgary’s first facility dedicated to helping patients access medicinal marijuana.

CALGARY – Alberta’s first medical clinic solely dedicated to providing access to medical marijuana officially opened Wednesday in Calgary’s Inglewood neighbourhood. 324 more words

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Health Canada slow to regulate e-cigarettes

TORONTO – Come May 31, vapers won’t be able to use electronic cigarettes in indoor public spaces in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotians under the age of 19 will be barred from purchasing e-cigarettes. 952 more words

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