Category Archives: healthcare

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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A Chinese scientist says he edited babies’ genes. What are the rights of the genetically modified child?

He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher, spoke at a conference on human genome editing in Hong Kong in November and claimed to have helped make the world’s first gene-edited babies. (Kin Cheung/AP) By Eileen Hunt Botting The Washington Post December 6 … Continue reading

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Health-care reform in Canada is coming one way or another

Joe Raedle / PNG Winnipeg Sun December 1, 2018 Opinion Columnists Exert “Canada spends more as a share of the economy (after adjusting for differences in demographics) than every other country except Switzerland, France and Norway. If that spending translated … Continue reading

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