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Health Canada’s intention to increase the fees drug makers pay for the drug approval process threatens to compromise drug safety and the health of the Canadian public. (Shutterstock)

Your prescription drugs are about to become less safe if Health Canada has its way

Health Canada proposes to increase fees to the pharmaceutical industry for prescription drug approval. This will compromise drug safety and is a risk to the health of the Canadian public.
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How safe are heartburn medications and who should use them?

Recent reports of dangerous side effects and even early death from heartburn medications have led some to question whether this is the right medication for them.

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