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Health Canada failing to protect Canadians against homeopathic “vaccine alternatives”

In anticipation of the CBC Marketplace episode “Vaccines: Shot of Confusion”, Bad Science Watch issued the following press release on November 28, 2014: Health Canada failing to protect Canadians against homeopathic “vaccine alternatives” Toronto, ON November 28, 2014 – Last year, Bad Science Watch successfully lobbied Health Canada to have homeopathic “vaccines,” commonly called nosodes, […]
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Health Canada Consultation on Safety Code 6

Bad Science Watch submitted a brief to Health Canada today summarizing the scientific evidence on Idiopathic Environmental Intolerance attributed to Electromagnetic Fields (IEI-EMF), known colloquially as Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity or EHS. The document summarizes the findings of both our position paper on IEI-EMF released in 2012 and the presentation by one of our science advisers, Dr. Rob Tarzwell, to […]
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Patient Safety Bill Excludes Natural Health Products

The following media relesase was sent out on June 2, 2014: NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY MARKETWIRE FOR: BAD SCIENCE WATCH June 2, 2014 Bad Science Watch Presses Parliament to Include Natural Health Products as “Vanessa’s Law” Goes to Committee TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 2, 2014) – While Bad Science Watch applauds Parliament for passing second […]
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Spring Fundraising 2014

Professional Science Advocacy Message from Michael Kruse, Chair, Board of Directors Professional, compassionate, forthright, rational, and accessible. Over the next few weeks, in a series of emails to our supporters, we’ll be exploring these core values that guide us in pursuing our mission. In our first major fundraising drive since our 2012 Founders’ Campaign, we […]
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Health Canada Ignores Evidence of Harm From Chinese Medicines

Bad Science Watch has issued a new report condemning a draft monograph from the Natural Health Products Directorate that outlines licensing guidelines for ingredients used in Traditional Chinese Medicines TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – March 17, 2014) – In a report issued last week, Bad Science Watch strongly criticised Health Canada’s proposed licensing guidelines for ingredients of […]
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Bad Science Watch Criticizes “Vanessa’s Law” for Neglecting Natural Health Product Users

Bad Science Watch distributed a press release December 6, 2013, voicing our criticism of the shortcomings of the proposed Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act: Bad Science Watch Criticizes Patient Safety Act for Neglecting Natural Health Product Users Bowing to lobbyists the Harper Government has excluded Natural Health Products from newly tabled “Vanessa’s Law”, sacrificing consumer […]
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