Public Health

February 7th, 2018 Exposure to e-cigarette flavouring chemicals and liquids can cause significant inflammation to monocytes, a type of white blood cell – and many flavouring compounds are also toxic, with cinnamon, vanilla and buttery flavours among the worst....

January 24th, 2018 Increased social spending was associated with health improvements at the population level, while health spending increases did not have the same effect, according to a large Canadian study. "Spending more on health care sounds like it should...

December 20th, 2017 A Kaiser Permanente study of real-world exposure to non-ionising radiation from magnetic fields in pregnant women found a 2.5 times higher rate of miscarriage. Non-ionising radiation from magnetic fields is produced when electric devices are in...

December 6th, 2017 Compared with car accidents, motorcycle accidents cause three times the injuries, six times the medical costs and five times the deaths, Canadian research has found. Despite better motor vehicle safety, injuries from motorcycle crashes have not...
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