TITLE

Some natural scepticism about the Natural Health Products Directorate

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/06/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 5, p613
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Expresses skepticism of the Canadian Natural Health Products Directorate (NHPD). Plans for the agency to regulate herbal remedies and food supplements; Question of NHPD's statement that it will respect freedom of choice and philosophical and cultural diversity in ensuring safety and efficacy of products; Suggestion that the NHPD needs to develop effective, unbiased evaluations and monitoring systems that lead to active reporting.
ACCESSION #
4181407

 

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