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Natural Health Bill a bitter pill – Julia Rucklidge

John Kerr posted in on June 22nd, 2016.

Writing in the New Zealand Herald, University of Canterbury Clinical psychologist Prof Julia Rucklidge outlines her concerns over legislation to control natural health products. An except (read in full here): Julia Rucklidge: Natural Health Bill a bitter pill for nutrient sector Mental illness is on the rise. Figures reveal crisis referrals from 2010 to 2015 have […]

Bill to regulate health products

John Kerr posted in on November 1st, 2012.

The government’s Health Select Committee has reported back on proposed legislation for regulating natural health products, with all parties involved supporting a revised bill. The Natural Health Products Bill aims to provide regulation of commercial natural health products, such as vitamin supplements, Echinacea and fish oil. If the bill passes its final reading in Parliament […]

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