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Partially hydrogenated oils are used in pastries, packaged goods to extend shelf life.
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"It hit me like a ton of bricks."
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It seems (Health Canada's) 'consultation' is nothing more than a rubber stamp for public measures to protect us from ourselves.
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Part of the problem is that when there are so many bureaucrats, we get a phenomenon referred to as "circling back."
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In what many consider to be a very progressive move, Health Canada is reported to be near launching a nation-wide trial where drug users get prescribed heroin. Chris Mackie, the medical officer of hea...
Health Canada says it's received 139 complaints in the past two months.
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The E. coli outbreak appears to be over, but other flour products are still being recalled.
We can't cure heart disease or diabetes. But we can help prevent or delay them and other chronic illnesses in one vital way -- with a healthier diet. Easier said than done, of course. Most of us consume far too much sugar, saturated fats and salt, largely through highly processed foods. Often without even knowing it.