Mental health issues in Puerto Rico are growing, according to health officials, as residents struggle with government red tape and economic issues that are snarling efforts to rebuild – coupled with the ugly psychological effects of the new hurricane season.
Health Canada will continue operating the medical marijuana system after recreational use of cannabis is legalized next month, but it will be reviewed within five years.
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This summer, the federal health minister asked more than 100 pharmaceutical companies to stop marketing opioids to health care professionals in Canada. So far, just a quarter of them have written back.
A second impurity that is a classified as a probable human carcinogen has been found in valsartan, manufactured by Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals in China, Health Canada announces.
Without the stickers, there may be an increased chance of missing a dose.
Privacy Commissioner Catherine Tully said officials with the Health Department have refused to meet with her office to discuss her report on a Greenwood, N.S., pharmacist who accessed the confidential drug records of 46 people.
PROBIOTIC yoghurt and supplements have been branded “useless” by scientists as they may not hold the host of benefits previously thought. Deemed good bacteria, researchers have found they may not work for everyone.
Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says money will help improve access to treatment and recovery services in B.C.