Bayer recalls laxative over possible choking hazard

Bayer Inc. has issued a recall for the RestoraLAX 45 + 10 Value Pack sold at Costco Canada over possible choking concerns.The company says the product may contain deposits or lumps that may pose a choking hazard.The affected product was sold as a combination pack of 1 bottle of 45 Dose RestoraLAX and 1 box of 10 single dose sachets of RestoraLAX shrink wrapped together for sale by Costco Canada only.Health Canada is advising consumers to stop using this product. If you experience difficulty swallowing or breathing after using the recalled product, you should seek immediate medical attention.For more information about this recall, click here.

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Thesis defences — Oct 23 to 27

The following is a list of thesis defences taking place at Brock from Oct. 23 to 27.All are open for the University community to attend.Child and Youth Studies MA thesis defenceChild and Youth Studies student Michelle Janzen will defend the MA thesis, Experiences of Parents Advocating for the “Complicated Child”: A Phenomenologically Oriented Descriptive Exploration, on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m. in Welch Hall 147.The examination committee includes Diane Dupont, chair; Dr. Kimberly Maich, External Examiner (Memorial University); Maureen Connolly, supervisor; and Fran Owen and Voula Marinos, committee members. Master of Arts thesis defenceLaura Kovac, an MA candidate in Social Justice and Equity Studies, will defend the thesis, Girls’ Experiences of Aesthetic Sports within a Post-feminist Culture, on Friday, Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. in Walker Complex 251A.The examination committee members are Dr. Diane Dupont, chair; Dr. Charlene Shannon-McCallum, external examiner, (University of New Brunswick); Dr. Dawn Trussell, supervisor; Dr. Shauna Pomerantz and Dr. Trent Newmeyer, committee members. read more

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