Monthly Archives: July 2015

A Quality Control Student’s Guide to Good Manufacturing Practices

To ensure that food and pharmaceutical products meet high quality standards before they reach the public, Global agencies, which oversee the licensing and sale of such products, put Good Manufacturing…

Industry Experts Raise Red Flag on Wikipedia Drug Entries

Over the last few decades, the internet has been at the epicenter of some of the biggest medical misinformation scandals we have ever seen. Whether concerned parents shared discredited vaccine…

The Frightening Truth about Psychiatric Drugs

Psychiatric drugs are often used to treat the symptoms of mental disorders. Studies have shown that the use of psychiatric drugs has increased substantially in Canada and the US over…

What Food Safety Experts Should Know About Handling Pet Food

Everyone knows that there are several food handling principles that should be followed to ensure your food is safe and contaminant-free. However, what many people don’t realize is that these…

The Truth about Aspartame and Other Artificial Sweeteners

Aspartame is a food additive that is made of two amino acids called phenylalanine and aspartic acid, as well as the alcohol, methanol. This product is known as a low-calorie…