Vancouver 4/20: Stop selling edibles to minors say health officials. Vancouver Coastal Health's chief medical health officer is asking organizers of this year's 4/20 event not to sell edible cannabis products to minors. Dr. Patricia Daly says more than 100 people ended up in hospital last year, some as young as 15, and edibles were to blame in about 75 per cent
A three-year old boy from Victoria has died after eating a poisonous "death cap" mushroom picked in the city, a health official said Wednesday. The boy was foraging for wild mushrooms with his family last week at an undisclosed location in downtown Victoria, said Richard Stanwick, chief medical health officer for Island Health.
Why Buhari others still go abroad for medical treatment by NMA Association dares FG on threat to sack striking resident doctors Medical doctors under the aegis of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) have faulted President Muhammadu Buhari and other top politicians regular medical trips abroad even as they blamed the situation on the poor state of the countrys health institutions. President of NMA Dr. Mike O. Ogirima told The Guardian yesterday that the poor working conditions in the…
Jan Carla Garavaglia (born September 14, 1956), better known as "Dr. G", serves as the Chief Medical Examiner for Orange and Osceola counties in Orlando, Florida. She stars in the hit series Dr. G: Medical Examiner on the Discovery Health Channel which first aired in July 2004 and is currently on its seventh season. The show is ranked No. 1 for Discovery Health and is also broadcast in Australia, Europe, South America and South Africa.
Sexually transmitted infections in Alberta are still at outbreak levels and health experts want the provincial government to spend more on prevention. Alberta's chief medical officer of health, Dr. Karen Grimsrud, said health providers need to find new ways to reach at-risk groups, including young