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The E-Cigarette Ban: A Win for Liars and Big Tobacco

This article is part of the Green Watch series. Summary: Bureaucrats and politicians often cite “science” as justification for their efforts to exercise control over Americans’ lives. It’s a fake, politicized “science,” of course. When science suggests tha

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https://capitalresearch.org/2016/09/the-e-cigarette-ban-a-win-for-liars-and-big-tobacco/

Health Canada to spot check medical marijuana after tainted pot recall

Health Canada says it will begin random testing of medical marijuana products to check for the presence of banned pesticides after contaminated products led to reports of illnesses and the possibility of a class action lawsuit.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/medical-marijuana-cannabis-health-canada-random-testing-1.3971601

Social Theory and Health - Abstract of article: Fantasy paradigms of health inequalities: Utopian thinking[quest]

The theorization of health issues is crucial both for understanding and as a guide for action. By providing a forum for academics and practitioners to engage with the theoretical development of the health debate, Social Theory and Health aims to develop th

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http://www.palgrave-journals.com/sth/journal/v13/n3-4/abs/sth201512a.html

Ontario voters demanding RECALL legislation

We need Recall Legislation, This has been brought before Government on different occasions by Opposition Parties. But Always defeated No Government will implement this legislation once in Power, as they do not want to lose any power or grip on the people.

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https://www.change.org/p/ontario-voters-demanding-recall-legislation

LARO har ökat tillgängligheten och förbättrat kvaliteten - Kristianstadsbladet

Sjukvård/ För snart två år sedan fick personer med missbruksproblematik mer makt över sin hälso- och sjukvård. Då infördes vårdval för läkemedelsassisterad rehabilitering vid opiatberoende, kallat LARO. Vi i Region Skåne var först ut i landet med vårdval i

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http://www.kristianstadsbladet.se/debatt/laro-har-okat-tillgangligheten-och-forbattrat-kvaliteten/

Utredning: Värnplikt återinförs i Sverige 2019

Värnplikten återinförs 2019, med militär grundutbildning för både kvinnor och män inom ramen för lagen om totalförsvarsplikt. Det blir förslaget från utredningen om den framtida personalförsörjningen i Försvarsmakten, erfar SvD. Om förslagen genomförs är v

http://www.svd.se/utredning-varnplikten-tillbaka-2019--for-bade-kvinnor-och-man

B.C. aware of 26 'baby houses' as birth tourism booms

Health ministry investigators are aware of more than two dozen so-called birth houses in B.C. offering

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http://www.canada.com/health/aware+27baby+houses+birth+tourism+booms/12085884/story.html

CRF Frozen Foods Expands Voluntary Recall to Include All Frozen Vegetable and Fruit Products Due To Possible Health Risk

As a precaution, CRF Frozen Foods of Pasco, Washington is expanding its voluntary recall of frozen organic and traditional fruits and vegetables. We are performing this voluntary recall in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Cen

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http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm498841.htm

'Huge gap' between mental health needs and funding, expert says after health deal fails

A failure to reach a deal on health-care funding has sparked a renewed call by some experts and advocates to boost funding for mental health, with one psychologist saying there's a "huge gap between the burden of illness and how much we're investing."

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/mental-health-1.3904295

Venezuela Recall Referendum

<p>The Venezuelan opposition has effectively called for a coup after President Nicolas Maduro announced the recall referendum would be put on hold until allegations of fraud could be investigated.</p> <p>The mainstream media have jumped on the news, declar

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http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Venezuela-Recall-Referendum-20161021-0018.html

New Brunswick gives $990K to Moncton medical marijuana company

The New Brunswick government is giving up to $990,000 to Moncton's medical marijuana company OrganiGram through payroll rebates.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/organigram-marijuana-funding-brunswick-1.3512416

'Stacked up in corridors': Sudbury health workers agree with criticism of hospital overcrowding

The union that represents health care workers in Ontario says it agrees with most of the auditor general's report on shortcomings in the province's health care system.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/sudbury/sudbury-ag-hospital-reaction-1.3875948

One Licensed Producer Shares Insight On When Canada Will Legalize And What It Could Be Like

Curious about where marijuana will be sold in Canada and how much it will cost? Justin Trudeau has been tight-lipped about regulations, but Denis Arsenault - CEO of OrganiGram - has an idea of what the recreational marijuana market might look like.

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https://www.civilized.life/organigram-marijuana-canada-legalization-1674757473.html

Improve opioid prescribing rules, training to to curb fentanyl deaths, say advocates

Advocates are calling for more training and rules around prescribing after Alberta Health report revealed 60 per cent of those who overdosed on fentanyl had received an opioid prescription within a year of their death.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/alberta-opioid-presecriptions-fentanyl-deaths-1.3975309

Comparing Performance of Universal Health Care Countries, 2016

 Comparing the performance of different countries’ health-care systems provides an op-portunity for policy makers and the general public to determine how well Canada’s health-care system is performing relative to its international peers. Overall, the data

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https://www.fraserinstitute.org/studies/comparing-performance-of-universal-health-care-countries-2016

Millions of vehicles with potentially dangerous recalls still on road

Millions of vehicles in Canada, an estimated one in six, have an outstanding safety recall, and auto industry experts say not enough is being done to fix them.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/investigates/vehicles-canada-safety-recall-1.3882337

News Update & A Big Thank You To Over 20,000 Supporters!

Hello Everyone, I am happy to announce that we now have over 20,000 supporters for our petition! Adam Capay’s family, friends and community are so very grateful for your support. A very big thank you to everyone who has signed our petition so far. Adam’s f

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https://www.change.org/p/8516042/u/18293069

Give an alcoholic an hourly drink: Why a controversial Canadian program is catching attention in Australia

A controversial Canadian program that gives a regulated, hourly dose of wine to alcoholics to help manage their addiction and keep them safe has caught the attention of health care researchers in Australia.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/managed-alcohol-programs-canada-australia-1.3921655

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