Tagged: Health Canada consultants

Children’s Cough Medicine Under Evaluation

Children’s Cough Medicine Under Evaluation

The FDA’s Pediatric Advisory Committee met this week to discuss the use of children’s medications containing opioids, specifically codeine and hydrocodone, to treat cough. The meetings follow a warning in ...

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Going “Nuts” about Macadamia Nuts

Going “Nuts” about Macadamia Nuts

Choosing certain foods has long been linked to health benefits of heart disease reduction. Eating nuts as part of our diet is good for our heart. They are good sources ...

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New Guidance from Health Canada- Vanessa’s Law

New Guidance from Health Canada- Vanessa’s Law

This week Health Canada published two draft guidance documents regarding regulations falling under Vanessa’s Law. Also known as Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act, Vanessa’s law amends the Food & ...

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Importing Cosmetics into the U.S.

Importing Cosmetics into the U.S.

Foreign manufactured products make up key sectors of virtually every industry. In cosmetics, consumer demands for international products are largely driven by trends, and multicultural beauty needs. Whether you are ...

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Exporting Cosmetics from the U.S.

Exporting Cosmetics from the U.S.

Foreign manufactured products make up key sectors of virtually every industry. In cosmetics, consumer demands for international products are largely driven by trends, and multicultural beauty needs. Whether you are ...

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7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste Part 3- Recycle

7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste Part 3- Recycle

So far in the Where Does It Go? blog series we have covered how to reduce and reuse packaging. This week we will talk about how to effectively recycle packaging ...

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Commentary: Health Canada’s Proposed Consumer Health Product Framework

Commentary: Health Canada’s Proposed Consumer Health Product Framework

Health Canada is considering sweeping changes to how they regulate cosmetics, OTC drugs and Natural Health Products. It is a revolutionary approach which would regulate all products in these categories ...

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7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste Part 2- Reusing

7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste Part 2- Reusing

Last week we covered how to reduce the amount of packaging you buy in the first place. But sometimes this just isn’t possible. Reusing packaging is the next best option ...

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The Basics- FDA OTC Drug Applications

The Basics- FDA OTC Drug Applications

Over the Counter (OTC) or non-prescription drugs are therapeutic products considered to be safe and effective to be used by consumers without treatment from a health professional. There are currently ...

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7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste- Practical Tips for Consumers to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

7 Ways You Can Reduce Your Packaging Waste- Practical Tips for Consumers to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

The next time you buy groceries, cosmetics, children’s toys, or really any consumer product, take a look at the packaging. More than likely at least some of your vegetables are ...

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