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EpiPen Self-Injectors Recalled In Canada

Canada is now part of a package of countries that are subject to a recall of epinephrine auto-injectors published following reports of defects that may prevent adequate dose administration. The announcement of the recall occurs a few weeks after a…
Running a marathon can cause kidney damage

Running is often considered a good option for doing sports and fighting heart disease and diabetes. However, running long distances, such as during a marathon, could have surprising health consequences. A new study by Yale students found that the physical…
More than 20 cases of E. coli infection related to flour

The Public Health Agency of Canada has been investigating an outbreak of E. coli related to a series of original Robin Hood all purpose flour products that are now being recalled. The agency reported that there were 25 cases of…
When ticks are part of daily life

Do not talk about ticks to Charlie Bonham. The resident of Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle no longer knows which saint to vow to put an end to their presence. Her daughter was bitten twice. Her spouse and Mrs. Bonham’s father were also bitten.…
Fight allergies one lunch at a time

In order to offer a varied and appetizing meal to her son Christophe, allergic to 13 foods, Marie-Josée Bettez has long transformed her kitchen into a real laboratory. Lunches are part of the everyday life of allergic children, who often…