Diabetes drug found to contain cancer-causing carcinogen: Health Canada | CTV News

A drug used to control high blood sugar for people with type 2 diabetes has been found to contain cancer-causing carcinogens outside the country, Health Canada said.
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As Vaping Replaces Tobacco BC Proposes New Legislation – Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences – Canada

This month, the British Columbia Health Minister announced plans to introduce legislation that will increase the BC’s provincial tax on vaping products from 7% to 20%. Canada Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences Fasken 6 Dec 2019
— À lire sur www.mondaq.com/canada/x/872220/Healthcare/As+Vaping+Replaces+Tobacco+BC+Proposes+New+Legislation

​Vaping ain’t doing your lungs any good, may result in serious scarring of tissues – The Economic Times

Electronic cigarettes are sold as safer alternatives to traditional tobacco products.
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SpaceX to Launch Critical Crew Dragon In-Flight Abort Test No Earlier Than Jan. 4 | Space

The private spaceflight company SpaceX will launch a critical launch escape system test for its Crew Dragon spaceship to no earlier than Jan. 4, NASA announced Friday (Dec. 6).
— À lire sur www.space.com/amp/spacex-crew-dragon-in-flight-abort-test-launch-delay.html

Is being in space hard on your brain? UVic scientist wants to find out | Powell River Peak

An all-Canadian research team led by a University of Victoria neuroscientist is spending a week in a simulated Mars habitat in Hawaii in hopes of solving a problem for NASA. The researchers are . . .
— À lire sur www.prpeak.com/is-being-in-space-hard-on-your-brain-uvic-scientist-wants-to-find-out-1.24029322