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2014-05-16 16:24:43

Furthering commitment to transparency and openness in its decision-making processes OTTAWA, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Health Canada launched a public consultation process to solicit feedback on a revised version of Safety Code 6. This Safety Code is Health Canada's guideline for recommended human exposure limits to radiofrequency electromagnetic energy, the kind of energy given off by various electronic devices such as cell phones and Wi-Fi, as well as broadcasting and cell...

2008-07-31 18:00:49

The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Health, today announced the release of Human Health in a Changing Climate: A Canadian Assessment of Vulnerabilities and Adaptive Capacity. "Our government takes the issue of climate change very seriously," said Minister Clement. "We are already taking real action to combat climate change with our Turning the Corner Action Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions." Since coming into office, this Government has invested over $9 billion to protect and...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).