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Health News from HealthCanal.com is dedicated to providing students, post-docs, researchers, healthcare professionals, government agencies, and educators with timely, close-to-the-scene information and news about Health and Medical Breakthroughs.

Health News from HealthCanal.com covers population health news, health promotion, and protecting the populations from threats with a Global focus prospective. Health News from Healthcanal.com has taken the initiative for protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, and research for disease and injury prevention.

Health News Sources?

HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) brings you daily Health news from well-known sources such as Cancer Research UK, American Academy of Neurology & American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) plus many more which are selected by our own highly qualified team. Our archive contains over 70,000 news articles.

What we do?

HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) is a premier online Health News wire / Medical Research News wire service provider with our primary focus is to cover the latest happenings from the dynamic world of Health and Medicine to help you keep abreast with the latest Health News and Medical Breakthroughs from across the globe . HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) envisions itself to be a global leader and leading provider of Medical Research and Health Care news from their respective sources. With our aim to provide cutting edge, unbiased, real time, timely and dependable Health news with our primary focus on the quality of the Health News delivered to you.

Healthcanal.com provides freely-accessible information through RSS news feed & news letter subscriptions.

Our audience?

General audience plus all Medical/Health professionals from across the globe. Due to our unique health research contents, we are attracting a valuable and influential visitors from across the globe, and you can reach them through our Web site.

Medical Disclaimer

While we are not medical practitioners, our blog is governed by skilled writers and specialists who only write well researched and factual articles. We source our articles from CBD leading writers, pro-cannabis activists, and researchers from across the globe.
Each post is backed by scientific evidence and reviewed by the hawk-eyed editorial team before published to make sure nothing is misleading. Our content is intended for educational and informational purposes only; we don’t render medical advice.
Hence, our content isn’t intended to substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. We cannot also guarantee that the information on here reflects up-to-date research. Please check with your physician if you suspect you’re sick.

NO LIABILITY SHALL BE ASSUMED FOR THE USE OF THESE POSTS. It would be best if you always discussed with your Health Care Provider before any medical treatment.

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Health Canal receives funding from sponsored content, advertisements, and partnerships with affiliate programs. Funding from our advertisers allows us the ease to do more research and cover more conditions CBD can benefit and get input from a range of experts.

We never allow sponsors to influence our context, but they can give us input about broad topic areas. We have guidelines that help us ensure that advertisers never get in the way of our editorial integrity. We choose the ads, we don’t endorse any products, we distinguish all ads on our website from editorial content, and we clearly distinguish between sponsored and non-sponsored

Our Team

Erik Pham

Erik Pham – Editor in Chef & SEO Editor

Understanding that health is the most valuable asset, Erik Pham want to share his knowledge to people for better healthcare and wellness


Keith J. Myers – CBD Author

Keith J. Myers is the editor in Chief of The Hempire. Since The Hempire merges into Health Canal, Keith has become a editor and author of CBD column .He has become He has overseen and directed the editorial growth and skill of this website since 2012. Before creating the Health Canal, Keith was a writer and editor who covered topics in CBD, health, science, and wellness.

Victor Nguyen

Victor nguyen – Medical Reviewer & author

Victor Nguyen is a licensed pharmacist, having completed his Doctor of Pharmacy at Wayne State. He freelances as a medical writer and reviewer specializing in healthcare articles and web content. His work has spanned from consumer health websites to peer-reviewed journals.

Kate Barrington

Kate Barrington – Nutrition & Pet Specialist/Writer

Kate Barrington holds a Bachelor’s degree in English and is the published author of several self-help books and nutrition guides. Also an avid dog lover and adoring owner of three cats, Kate’s love for animals has led her to a successful career as a freelance writer specializing in pet care and nutrition. Kate holds a certificate in fitness nutrition and enjoys writing about health and wellness trends — she also enjoys crafting original recipes. In addition to her work as a ghostwriter and author, Kate is also a blogger for a number of organic and natural food companies as well as a columnist for several pet magazines.

Gleb Oleinik

Gleb Oleinik – CBD Journalist/Writer

Gleb Oleinik is a freelance writer from Vancouver, Canada with a passion for educating people about the benefits of CBD. He’s read thousands of research studies about CBD and other supplements, helping him translate complex scientific ideas into plain language.

Medical Team

Bridget J. Ford

MD – Clinical Practitioner

Bridget J. Ford is an advanced clinical practitioner who has more than 25 years of experience in nursing. Bridget graduated with a degree of nursing from Jones College and she’s been taking good care of people with chronic illnesses before entering into the field of cannabis. Knowing the pain and suffering that people with chronic illnesses feel, Bridget decided to start her own cannabis practice. So far, she has treated more than 5000 patients with chronic illnesses ranging from people with arthritis to more serious diseases like cancer in the last 4 years. Bridget is determined to make the world a better and more livable place for people with chronic pain and she’s making good progress in her mission.

Harold L. Best

MS, RD – Cannabis Expert

Harold L. Best is a registered dietician who graduated from the San Diego State University. After working in his field for more than 20 years, Harold decided to start his own practice with the goal of helping people find the most efficient and healthy way to live their lives by changing their lifestyle and diet. Being an expert in nutrition, Harold took an interest in cannabis and the various health benefits it brings to the body. Today, Harold uses his private practice to promote the use of cannabis and CBD products in order to further achieve his goals.

Melissa T Arnold

Melissa T. Arnold

MD, JD, MPH -General Surgery

Melissa T. Arnold is a medical doctor who specializes in vascular disease. Melissa got her Juris degree from the Rosalind Franklin University of Medical Sciences were she honed her skills to the fullest. Melissa is interested in keeping her body healthy and she’s in good shape even up to this day. She likes promoting general health and a proper healthy lifestyle to her patience and recently she got her sights on cannabis and she’s very interested in its natural anti-inflammatory properties.

Robert M Schmidt

Robert M. Schmidt

PharmD – Licensed Pharmacist

Robert M Schmidt is a certified pharmacist who got his  MBA  and  PharmD from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He specialized in general health and wellness as well as in chronic disease. Robert is very interested in keeping the body strong and healthy and he makes its habit to at least exercise twice a week despite his busy schedule. Currently he is working as a research pharmacist manager and he’s looking into the benefits of using organic ingredients for medical use.

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