Canadian asbestos will go to developing countries despite worldwide objections.

The government of Quebec has decided to ignore the pleas of human rights advocates, hundreds of public health experts worldwide and one of the province’s largest unions and says it will fund the expansion of Canada’s last asbestos mine. The … Continue reading

Don’t feel left out: Feds say “Flu shots for all.”

Now everybody has an equal chance of getting a flu shot every year. The “shot czars” on the Centers for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices have called for equal access for everyone seeking the protective inoculation. The panel … Continue reading