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First radioactivity from Fukushima hits B.C. coast

...but for comparison, the maximum allowable concentration that we have in Canadian drinking water, that's set by Health Canada, is 10,000 Bequerels per metre cubed," said Jay Cullen, a chemical oceanographer at the University of Victoria...
Norovirus suspected in cruise ship illness

...ship along the Alaska coastal route, health officials said. Sound off on the important issues at Kevin Carlisle, a Health Canada environmental health officer, said nausea, vomiting and diarrhea afflicted 105 of the 2,282 passengers and 20 of...
Local doctor filmed for documentary

...families are being filmed in Juneau, Chicago, Montreal and Connecticut, Madu said. "We are filming for the Discovery Health Canada and Discovery Health U.S.," Madu said. "These are specialty channels which cover health subjects. The documentary...
Northwest Digest

...Downtown Eastside slum between the downtown area and Chinatown, is run by Vancouver Coastal Health Authority under a Health Canada exemption that expires Sept. 12. "Some of the major concerns by those who were not in favor of supervised drug injection...
State Briefs

...Ryndam was docked for the week while crews thoroughly cleaned the ship with chlorine and hydrogen peroxide solutions. Health Canada officials said Wednesday they were satisfied the ship had been properly disinfected and was ready to sail. Among those...
Virus cancels cruise

...normal operations Aug. 8. The cruise line's medical staff has been working on the outbreak with officials from Health Canada and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Holland America has been "very proactive in dealing with...
Couple files suit against cruise line

...cooperation of government health authorities including Health Canada and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...Thursday on its scheduled Alaska voyage, Abello said. Health Canada spokesman Harsh Thakore confirmed the vessel could leave...


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