Companies testing next best thing to a coronavirus vaccine: an antibody drug – National

With a coronavirus vaccine still months off, companies are rushing to test what may be the next best thing: drugs that deliver antibodies to

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Winnipeg councillor Vivian Santos addresses link to police drug investigation – Winnipeg

Winnipeg city councillor Vivian Santos is finally commenting days after police sources told Global News she failed her background clearance check because of a

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B.C. premier asks Trudeau to decriminalize drug possession as overdose deaths spike 

British Columbia’s premier is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to take an “enormous step” to reduce stigma associated with illicit drug use by decriminalizing

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Vancouver Island hit hard by drug overdose crisis

Victoria resident Fiona Howlett works at an overdose prevention site run by AIDS Vancouver Island and says she knows the job intimately as a drug user since her

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Clock ticking on Edmonton family’s hope for $2.8M drug treatment for toddler son

Kaysen Martin has a machine to help him breathe while asleep, another to help him cough, and every four months, the wheelchair-bound tyke heads

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Edmonton pharmacist suspended for deliberately giving wrong drug to patient

An Edmonton pharmacist has been suspended for 18 months and fined $10,000 for deliberately giving a customer the wrong drug. After she is reinstated,

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Saskatoon police arrest man after bear spray used in ‘alleged drug transaction’ – Saskatoon

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Calgary doctor hopeful as Health Canada works to address serious drug shortage

An Alberta doctor says she’s relieved to hear Health Canada is taking steps to address a nationwide shortage of a key thyroid drug. Propylthiouracil

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Coronavirus: Ontario lifting 30-day drug prescriptions limit, people urged to be reasonable

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Drug user launches proposed class action lawsuit over methadone switch

A drug user “forced” to switch to a reformulated methadone treatment introduced in British Columbia six years ago has filed a proposed class-action lawsuit

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