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The importance of the genetic non-discrimination act

Protecting your right to your genetic information In 2017 Canada passed the Genetic Non-Discrimination Act, to protect people from being discriminated against over revelations of their genetic information from lab testing and any possible anomalies or mutations. Such discrimination could be »


Canadian Liver Foundation calls for increased hepatitis C testing

Over 100,000 people in Canada may be living with undiagnosed hepatitis C, a curable but deadly disease if left untreated, says the Canadian Liver Foundation. Chronic hepatitis C can severely damage the liver and leads to increases in fatal but totally »