Download the PDF. Dear Right Honourable / Honourable/ MP __________________________________________ Cc: Minister of Health, Ginette Petitepas Taylor; Simon Kennedy, Deputy Minister of Health; Pierre Sabourin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health Canada; Paul Glover, Associate Deputy Minister of Health; Director General NNHPD, Manon Bombardier; As a Canadian citizen who pays our bureaucrats’ salaries, I want Health Canada's … Continue reading Letter to MPs about Natural Health Products
Consider a multinational pharmaceutical conglomerate that does business in many countries throughout the world. It is an inconvenient barrier and expense that every country has a different set of regulations governing the drugs it sells, and the corporation has to go through a different approval process in each state. So to eliminate this regulatory obstacle … Continue reading Canada Well On Its Way To Being “Codexed”
People who spend a long time arguing for GMOs often spend an equal amount of time arguing that there is no difference between organic foods and conventionally grown foods, whether GMOs or not. The fact of the matter is that there are some significant differences between organic foods and those which are conventionally grown. Below … Continue reading Debunking Misconceptions about Organic Food
There is a great debate happening around the world about the safety of genetically modified organisms and food, whether or not they are safe or sustainable, and whether or not we should be tampering with the relatively perfect system that nature has devised over millennia. While it is impossible to weigh in on the science … Continue reading 7 Things about GMOs We Want You to Know
E-cigarettes have become more and more popular in the last few years. They are now widely accessible, sold at gas stations as well as specialty stores and over the internet. It’s now common to see e-cigarettes being used both inside and outside restaurants and bars. They have been praised as quitting smoking aids and have … Continue reading Health Canada’s Hypocrisy on E-Cigarettes or Vaping
Every once and a while there is a health news story that comes across your path that makes you stop and really shake your head. This month, there was a story that went beyond that and it is making health freedom activists across North America irate. On June 22, 2016, the FDA approved a new … Continue reading FDA Approves “Assisted Bulimia” Device but Health Canada Can’t Approve Vitamins?
Natural Health Products have been the subject of scrutiny for a very long time and though critics of their use often try to argue that manufacturers of them make unrealistic health claims or that the product inside the bottle is not what is on the label, the reality is that these baseless arguments are not … Continue reading The Biggest Problem with Natural Health Products Might Surprise You