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Health Canada seizes antibiotics from Vanier grocer

Health Canada has seized four unauthorized products from the shelves of a Vanier grocer and is advising people who purchased them not to use them, and to consult their health-care professional if they have. 91 more words

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'Unauthorized drugs' seized by Health Canada from east-end Ottawa market

OTTAWA – Health Canada says it has seized four products containing unauthorized drugs from a market in Ottawa‘s east end.

The agency says the products are labelled as containing antibiotics that can only be dispensed with a prescription. 122 more words

Health

NY Thermal Gas Boiler Recall [US & Canada]

US/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: New Brunswick NTI trading as NY Thermal Inc. and previously trading as New Yorker Boiler Company, a St, John, New Brunswick establishment, recalls an estimated 23,000 NY Thermal (“NTI”) Trinity Tft and Slant/Fin CHS branded Residential and Commercial Boilers due to grommet seal shrinkage and consequential risk of Carbon Monoxide poisoning, both serious health and safety hazards. 1,044 more words

Home & Residential

illy brand Whole Canned Coffee Recall [Canada]

Canada/Ottawa: illy Espresso Canada, Inc., a Fredericton, New Brunswick establishment, recalls an unknown number of illy brand Whole Coffee Beans in Metal Cans due to swelling Cans and consequential risk of sudden component detachment with force and injury hazard. 537 more words

Food & Drink

Health Canada requires that marijuana waste be destroyed -- but is it a missed opportunity?

VANCOUVER – Licensed marijuana producers in Canada are throwing out thousands of kilograms of plant waste each year in what some of them say is a missed opportunity to find other uses for the byproduct. 509 more words

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Restricting food marketing to kids: doesn’t Health Canada know what’s healthy and what’s not?

Kudos to Health Canada for their continuing efforts to restrict the marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to our children. But it seems there is some confusion on the part of Health Canada about what is considered to be healthy  . 461 more words

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Pickering business Weed Me gets licence to cultivate cannabis

The legalization of cannabis for recreational use in Canada is just around the corner. And when it comes to medicinal purposes, the number of registered users are quite high. 507 more words

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