Category Archives: healthcare

Ontario to join B.C.’s proposed class action against opioid manufacturers   

A spokeswoman for provincial Health Minister Christine Elliott says officials will release more details about Ontario’s plans to join the suit when the Progressive Conservative government introduces legislation on Monday, May 27. Untested suit alleges companies falsely marketed opioids as … Continue reading

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BRODBECK: Growing wait times not due to funding cuts | Winnipeg Sun

Tom Brodbeck More from Tom Brodbeck Published: April 2, 2019 Updated: April 2, 2019 4:34 PM CDT: Winnipeg SUN Opinion Columnists https://winnipegsun.com/opinion/columnists/brodbeck-growing-wait-times-not-due-to-funding-cuts

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Antidepressant withdrawal ‘hits millions’ – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-45717465 Commentary Older article but still very concerning if verified by more by peer reviewed reserach. Many cases of people with severe depression or related mental health issues committing serious crimes or more often suicide but also stories of those … Continue reading

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Strengthening the human immune system

Mar 1 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Volunteer Public Advocate — Healthy options to boost the human immune system. There is a ongoing debate about influenza flu shots and if they should be in the same category as well trusted … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine group launches billboard campaign in Toronto and surrounding area

The billboards are in a number of locations around the city, including outside of Toronto’s Eaton Centre (pictured). J.P. MOCZULSKI/THE GLOBE AND MAIL — CARLY WEEKS – The Globe and Mail FEB 26, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-anti-vaccine-group-launches-billboard-campaign-in-toronto-and/ — Commentary — The problem … Continue reading

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Drug kickbacks: Caught on camera in Canada and in lawsuits in the US

Studies have shown that the practice of kickbacks or rebates for pharmaceuticals drives up the cost of generic drugs. (Room’s Studio/Shutterstock) — Jan 14 2018 – Kevin Yaworski I believe healthy lifestyles and some proven alternative therapies can prevent and … Continue reading

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Toronto man loses driver’s licence after disclosing marijuana use to doctor

Jan 13 2019 – Global News with commentary by Kevin Yaworski Here is exerts from the Global News article linked below and the some important questions not asked in the article. According to MTO regulations, the “goal of the medical … Continue reading

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