opioid overdose crisis

Health Canada’s Statement on Opioids, Pain Management

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Ottawa – Chronic pain is defined as pain that persists longer than 3 months. One in five Canadians, or nearly 8 million people, live with chronic pain. When not effectively managed, pain can have significant negative impacts on many aspects of an individual’s life and on the lives of those around them. Opioid medications are sometimes prescribed by health professionals …

Substance use

Consultations to modernize Canada’s New Substances Notification Regulations 

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Gatineau – The health of Canadians and the environment are important to the Government of Canada. That is why it is taking the necessary steps to modernize the New Substances Notification Regulations (Organisms) to make sure new living organisms created through, or used in, biotechnology are properly assessed before they can be introduced into the Canadian marketplace. Minister of Environment and …