Medical Pharmaceuticals The most-up-to-date pharmaceutical news stories, including medical, cosmetic, and supplemental treatments. This section contains releases covering all aspects of the pharmaceutical sector, from research, development, and testing, through to product launches and marketing. Topics include clinical trials and studies, as well as updates on the FDA approval process for new treatment options. Learn about upcoming events, conferences, and educational initiatives. Also included is financial and corporate information from the sector, such as board decisions, appointments and changes, industry awards, and quarterly reports.

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11:52 ET Still way short on beds, PC announce a 10% cut to real hospital capacity

TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - With Ontario's population growing and aging, today's announcement by the PC government for 3000 more hospital beds...


10:21 ET Richards Packaging Income Fund Announces April 2019 Distribution

TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Richards Packaging Income Fund (TSX: RPI.UN) (the "Fund") announced today its cash distribution for the month ended...


10:04 ET Health Canada Approves SKYRIZI™ (risankizumab) for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis

SKYRIZI™(risankizumab) is a novel, humanized immunoglobulin monoclonal antibody designed to selectively inhibit IL-23 by binding to its p19 subunit...


09:17 ET THERILLIA acquires TAVEC Pharmaceutical and moves it to Montreal

MONTREAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Therillia Development Co., a Montreal-based subsidiary of Sanderling Ventures Canada, an investor in...


09:08 ET Canopy Growth Announces Plan to Acquire Leading U.S. Multi-State Cannabis Operator, Acreage Holdings

Proposed Deal Complements Canopy Growth's U.S. CBD Strategy With An Accelerated Pathway Into U.S. Cannabis Markets, Once Federally Permissible Deal...


09:00 ET Medison Issues Presentation to Knight Shareholders

Makes Case for Urgent Change, Improved Governance and a Common-Sense Strategic Growth Plan Details History of Failed Execution, Underperformance and...


08:30 ET Chemistree Provides California and Washington Operations Update

VANCOUVER, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Chemistree Technology Inc. (CSE: CHM and CHM.wt) (US OTCQB: CHMJF) (the "Company" or "Chemistree"), is pleased to...


08:30 ET CMA calls on Health Canada to implement tougher rules on vaping products

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is echoing concerns raised recently on the rising trends of youth vaping in...


08:23 ET The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer takes part in the first edition of EFFERVESCENCE

MONTREAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Université de Montréal is proud to...


07:00 ET Aurora Cannabis Provides Update On German Cannabis Production Tender

Public Appeal Process Completed – Facility Construction to Begin in May 2019 TSX | NYSE: ACB EDMONTON, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Aurora Cannabis Inc....


07:00 ET Centric Health to Present at the 2019 Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference on April 30

TORONTO, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Centric Health Corporation ("Centric Health" or "the Company") (TSX: CHH), one of Canada's leading healthcare...


04:00 ET Empower Announces Partnership With Cannvas MedTech to Advance Patient Education

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ Empower Clinics Inc. is launching a pilot program ...


04:00 ET Empower announces partnership with Cannvas Medtech to advance patient education

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ Empower Clinics Inc. is launching a pilot program ...


02:00 ET Respiri Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for its Diverse Portfolio of Smart, Non-invasive Respiration Monitoring Systems

Based on its recent analysis of the European smart healthcare market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Respiri with the 2019 European Technology...


Apr 17, 2019, 15:42 ET Neovasc Announces Resolution of Last Remaining Active Litigation

NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN VANCOUVER, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Neovasc Inc. ("Neovasc" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NVCN)(TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development...


Apr 17, 2019, 14:01 ET New health centre opens in Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation

KITCHENUHMAYKOOSIB INNINUWUG FIRST NATION, ON, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is working in partnership with First Nation...


Apr 17, 2019, 11:54 ET Government of Canada Supports Health and Well-being for Children and Youth in Saskatchewan

Healthy Kids Initiative will help up to 3,000 children and youth in the province MOOSE JAW, SK, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Being physically active,...


Apr 17, 2019, 10:08 ET FSD Pharma to Present at Arcview Investor Forum

- Participate in panel presentations on a variety of issues affecting the industry - TORONTO, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE)...


Apr 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Crop to Enter Oklahoma Medical Cannabis Market

Crop Infrastructure Corp. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today that it has identified multiple Tenants for a roll out strategy...


Apr 17, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Ontario College of Teachers Issues Advisory about Supporting Students' Mental Health (Sudbury)/

* One in five students experience a mental health concern SUDBURY, ON, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The licensing body for Ontario teachers is issuing...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:50 ET Neovasc Announces Peer Reviewed Publication in the International Journal of Cardiology Demonstrating that the Neovasc Reducer™ Improves Diastolic Function in patients suffering from severe angina

NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN VANCOUVER, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Neovasc Inc. ("Neovasc" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NVCN)(TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:30 ET Crescita Therapeutics to Present at the 2019 Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference in Toronto

LAVAL, QC, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Crescita Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: CTX) (OTC US: CRRTF) (Crescita or the Company), a Canadian commercial dermatology...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:30 ET ESSA Pharma Announces Abstract Presentation at the 2019 American Urological Association Annual Meeting

HOUSTON and VANCOUVER, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. (TSX-V: EPI; Nasdaq: EPIX), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing novel...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Canadarm2 to capture Cygnus resupply ship loaded with Canadian cargo/

LONGUEUIL, QC, April 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On Wednesday, April 17, Northrop Grumman's Cygnus resupply ship will launch on a cargo resupply mission...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:00 ET Leading Canadian Corporate Governance Expert Confirms Acute Board Conflicts and Governance Deficiencies at Knight Therapeutics

Report includes 54 recommended governance improvements for Knight and is available to all investors PETACH TIKVA, Israel, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ -...