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Jun 13, 2019, 13:00 ET Statement from the Co-Chairs of the Special Advisory Committee on the Epidemic of Opioid Overdoses on Updated Data Related to the Opioid Crisis

OTTAWA, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the co-chairs of the federal, provincial, and territorial Special Advisory Committee on the Epidemic of Opioid...


Jun 13, 2019, 13:00 ET Ethical Debate Must Catch up With New Stem Cell Discoveries

New discoveries from stem cell research have raised hope among scientists for breakthrough cures for common diseases ranging from heart disease to...


Jun 13, 2019, 07:30 ET GT Biopharma GTB-1550

GT Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: GTBP) (GTBP.PA) an immuno-oncology company developing GTB-1550, a novel multi-target bispecific drug conjugate therapy for ...


Jun 12, 2019, 16:53 ET Pharmacare report a prescription for success - Speedy implementation of recommendations will improve health and reduce costs

OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Heart & Stroke applauds the report released today by Dr. Eric Hoskins, Chair of the Advisory Council on the...


Jun 12, 2019, 15:38 ET CGPA Statement on the final report from the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare

TORONTO, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The following is a statement by Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), on the...


Jun 12, 2019, 12:56 ET Federal government must act now to implement universal single-payer pharmacare, says CUPE

OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) welcomes the National Pharmacare Advisory Council's recommendation of a...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:15 ET Statement from the Government of Canada on the Final Report from the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare

OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, will table in Parliament the final report from the...


Jun 12, 2019, 09:48 ET Interview Availability: Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare

OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - John Adams, Chair of the Best Medicines Coalition (BMC), is available to offer comment on the final report of the...


Jun 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Sirona Biochem Appoints Chinese Lawyer Jason Tian to its Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) (the "Company") announces that Mr. Jason Tian will be joining its Board ...


Jun 12, 2019, 08:00 ET CartiHeal Enrolls the 200th Patient in Its Pivotal Clinical Study in San Diego, CA

CartiHeal, developer of the Agili-C™ implant for treating cartilage and osteochondral defects in traumatic and osteoarthritic joints, successfully...


Jun 12, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare to present their final report/

OTTAWA, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Dr. Eric Hoskins, Chair of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare, accompanied by Mr....


Jun 11, 2019, 16:49 ET Kneat to provide Corporate Update via webcast on June 19, 2019

LIMERICK, Ireland, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - kneat.com, inc. (TSXV: KSI) ("Kneat") announced today that Mr. Eddie Ryan, Chief Executive Officer of Kneat, ...


Jun 11, 2019, 16:30 ET Notice to the media - The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare to present their final report

OTTAWA, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Dr. Eric Hoskins, Chair of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare, accompanied by Mr....


Jun 11, 2019, 11:07 ET Information Update - Multiple unauthorized sexual enhancement supplements seized from Forbidden Pleasures stores in Ontario may pose serious health risks

OTTAWA, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following products may pose serious health risks. For more information,...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Sirona Biochem Reports Approval to Test Higher Concentrations of Skin Lightening Compound TFC-1067/

VANCOUVER, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) ("Sirona") is pleased to announce that it will assess its novel skin...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:49 ET ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. Announces Non-Deal Roadshow for European-based Debt Investors

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. ("ADVANZ PHARMA" or "the Company") (TSX:ADVZ), a global pharmaceutical company focused on...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:45 ET Mondias announces the results of its annual meeting

MONTREAL, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Mondias Naturals Inc. ("Mondias" or the "Company") (TSXV: NHP) is pleased to announce the results of its annual...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:30 ET MYM Announces Commitments to Fully Fund Its Strategic Plan Through 2020

MYM Nutraceuticals Inc. ("MYM" or "The Company") (CSE: MYM.CN) (MYM.CN) (CSE: MYM) (OTCBB: MYMMF) is pleased to announce that it has commitments...


Jun 11, 2019, 07:00 ET Achieve Life Sciences Announces Statistically Significant Improvement in Quit Rates for Simplified Cytisinicline Dosing Schedule in Phase 2b ORCA-1 Dose-Selection Trial

Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACHV), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on nicotine addiction, today announced positive results...


Jun 11, 2019, 03:01 ET Sirona Biochem Reports Approval to Test Higher Concentrations of Skin Lightening Compound TFC-1067

VANCOUVER, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) ("Sirona") is pleased to announce that it will assess its novel skin...


Jun 10, 2019, 17:30 ET Medicure Announces Appoinment of Dr. Neil Owens as President and Chief Operating Officer

WINNIPEG, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Medicure Inc. ("Medicure" or the "Company") (TSXV: MPH, OTC: MCUJD.PK), a pharmaceutical company, today announced...


Jun 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Duchesnay Inc. is seeking Health Canada's approval for ospemifene for the treatment of moderate to severe dyspareunia and vaginal dryness, symptoms of vulvar and vaginal atrophy, a component of genitourinary syndrome of menopause

BLAINVILLE, QC, June 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Duchesnay Inc. has filed a New Drug Submission (NDS) with Health Canada for a once-daily oral ospemifene ...


Jun 10, 2019, 08:30 ET Chemistree Partner, ACS, to File New Jersey Application Under New DOH Mandate

VANCOUVER, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Chemistree Technology Inc. (CSE: CHM) (US OTCQB: CHMJF) (the "Company" or "Chemistree"), is pleased to announce that ...


Jun 07, 2019, 21:13 ET MYM Closes Alumina Drawdown

MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE: MYM) (OTCBB: MYMMF) ("MYM" or "The Company") announces it has closed a non-brokered private placement as part of a...


Jun 07, 2019, 19:01 ET ESPGHAN Researchers Warn: Junk Food Could Be Responsible for the Food Allergy Epidemic

Experts at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) are today presenting...