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HPV vaccine approved for men

Health Canada has approved the use of the HPV vaccine Gardasil for men. Pharmaceutical company Merck Frosst was granted authorization by the federal government on Feb. 22 to market Gardasil for boys and men from ages 9 to 26.

Pollution linked to diabetes

Studies showing a clear link between pollution and the development of diabetes have been around since the early 1990s. The National Academy of Sciences published a report in July 1993 that linked Type 2 diabetes to dioxin, one of the main chemicals in Agent Orange, the infamous herbicide used to clear vast swathes of Vietnamese

March is Nutrition Month

What is one thing we are exposed to, without fail, every single day? Food. The wonderful, tasty, wholesome, crispy, spicy, tangy, cool, chewy, hot, nutritious, satisfying, and delicious foods we enjoy day in and day out. March is Nutrition Month in Canada.

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