The Lac La Ronge Indian Band and the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation have declared a state of crisis following the suicide of four youths this month. 412 more words
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Writer: Teresa Madaleno
It is believed that anywhere from 30 to 40 percent of Canadians use natural health products on a regular basis. A few years ago an Ipsos poll showed that about 36 percent take supplements. 404 more words
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the recent rash of suicides in northern Saskatchewan is a tragedy.
Speaking to reporters in Ottawa on Wednesday, Trudeau said it’s all too common for young indigenous people to take their own lives. 536 more words
The possible presence of metal shavings in meat and meat products has prompted a recall at the Port McNeill IGA.
Health Canada is warning consumers should not eat the following recalled products, sold at the IGA located at 1705 Campbell Way in Port McNeill. 128 more words
The B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons is going against Health Canada guidelines to allow pharmacists in this province to dispense an abortion pill.
Currently, Health Canada recommends that only doctors dispense abortion pills but the College of Physicians and the College of Pharmacists in B.C. 111 more words
Health Canada is recalling several pacemakers built by St. Jude Medical after the company warned doctors and patients about a battery defect.
The batteries of the devices could die earlier than expected, Health Canada warned, with no warning. 128 more words