Canadian researchers just got $12.39 million to develop innovative, new vaccines that would help the elderly fight off respiratory viruses. Scientists now know that traditional vaccines for children and adolescents don’t necessarily work as well for older people.
On this edition of Politics TodayRCI's Wojtek Gwiazda has an update on the controversial election reform bill of the Canadian government. He reports on the North American Leaders' Summit in Toluca, Mexico and on the policy convention of the Liberal Party of Canada this weekend.
Cosmetics firms ranked on use of “toxic chemicals”
Big cosmetics companies are making progress in limiting potentially harmful ingredients in their products but they need to do more, says Environmental Defence, a Toronto group dedicated to protecting the environment and human health. It has ranked five big companies according to their performance on this issue.