Health Scams: a growing problem in the age of misinformation

Credit to Author: Denise Ryan| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 22:01:47 +0000

“Everybody wants to be healthy. Everybody has been taken in by some sort of health scam at one point in their life — a product to improve their skin, or lose weight. It’s a normal human desire to try and improve our lives.” — UBC professor Bernie Garrett

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Health Scams: a growing problem in the age of misinformation

Credit to Author: Denise Ryan| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 22:01:47 +0000

“Everybody wants to be healthy. Everybody has been taken in by some sort of health scam at one point in their life — a product to improve their skin, or lose weight. It’s a normal human desire to try and improve our lives.” — UBC professor Bernie Garrett

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Daphne Bramham: When it comes to drug policy, politicians aren't following the evidence

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 00:40:56 +0000

Opinion: Why are our politicians ignoring exports on booze and drugs?

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COVID-19 update for July 3-4: B.C. teachers report declining mental health | Israel looks to share Pfizer surplus | Fraser Health to set up vaccine clinics at popular beaches

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2021 21:45:56 +0000

Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

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Daphne Bramham: Time for radical change as overdose deaths, involuntary hospitalizations soar

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2021 21:28:17 +0000

Opinion: Overdose deaths and involuntary hospitalizations are soaring. Evidence indicates that independent, recovery-based housing is a solution.

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COVID-19 update for July 3-4: Israel looks to share Pfizer surplus | Fraser Health to set up vaccine clinics at popular beaches | 84 cases, two deaths

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2021 15:22:28 +0000

Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

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COVID-19 update for July 3-4: Fraser Health to set up vaccine clinics at popular beaches | 84 cases, two deaths | Outbreak over at Minoru Residence

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 17:40:42 +0000

Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

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COVID-19 update for July 2: 84 new cases since Wednesday, two deaths recorded | B.C.'s top doc encourages people to still wear masks

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 05:16:06 +0000

Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

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COVID-19 update for July 2: B.C.'s top doc encourages people to still wear masks | Extended hours for liquor stores during pandemic now permanent

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Fri, 02 Jul 2021 14:23:46 +0000

Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

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