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Radiation and your health

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/topics/radiation-your-health.html

Jun 14, 2016 ...Radiation and your health Information on radiation, its uses, health effects and safety standards. Services and information About radiation Information on different types and sources of radiation and their health effects, including ultraviolet and ionizing. Environmental radiation Get facts on the different kinds of radiation in the environment

Tanning equipment and labelling

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/environmental-workplace-health/radiation/ultraviolet-radiation/tanning-beds-lamps-ultraviolet-radiation.html

Sep 5, 2018 ... Your Health article Tanning Lamps and the resources below for more information. Health Canada's Role Health Canada's Consumer and Clinical Radiation Protection Bureau assesses, monitors and helps reduce health and safety risks from radiation emitting devices and other sources of radiation, including tanning equipment. For More Information Safety guidelines

Ultraviolet Radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/environmental-workplace-health/radiation/ultraviolet-radiation.html

Sep 5, 2018 ... sunscreen, especially between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. or when the UV Index is 3 or higher. This applies on both sunny and cloudy days, since up to 80% of the sun's rays can get through light cloud, mist and fog. Health Canada's Role Health Canada's Consumer and Clinical Radiation Protection Bureau assesses, monitors and helps reduce health and safety risks from radiation

Sun safety

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/sun-safety.html?utm_campaign=vurl&utm_medium=vurl&utm_source=canada-ca-sun-safety-en

Sep 5, 2018 ...Sun safety Information about the harmful effects of extreme heat and ultraviolet (UV) radiation, including skin cancer, as well as first aid tips for sunburn and heat illness. Services and information Extreme heat Many places in Canada have a high number of extreme heat events, often called "heat waves." Extreme heat can put your health at risk, causing

UV index health partners

https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/weather-health/uv-index-sun-safety/health-partners.html

Sep 11, 2018 ...UV index health partners Environment and Climate Change Canada works closely with it's federal partner Health Canada to help reduce the risk of Canadians to weather related health issues, such as UV radiation. Health Canada provides key information to Canadians about: health effects of UV radiation types of skin cancer and preventing skin cancer Information

Sun safety

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/sun-safety.html

Sep 5, 2018 ...Sun safety Information about the harmful effects of extreme heat and ultraviolet (UV) radiation, including skin cancer, as well as first aid tips for sunburn and heat illness. Services and information Extreme heat Many places in Canada have a high number of extreme heat events, often called "heat waves." Extreme heat can put your health at risk, causing

Regulating devices that give off radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/corporate/mandate/regulatory-role/what-health-canada-regulates-1/radiation.html

Sep 5, 2018 ... compliance. Collaborating with partners Health Canada helps to protect your health and safety by working with a range of partners and stakeholders. We provide radiation advice to: general public organizations industry professionals government departments and agencies We work with these groups to: share information seek independent expert advice collaborate to help

National Dose Registry

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/environmental-workplace-health/occupational-health-safety/occupational-radiation/national-dose-registry.html

Aug 30, 2018 ... to the 1940's. Occupational exposures to X-rays are within the jurisdiction of provincial governments in most cases. For more information on X-ray regulations, please contact your province or territory. Exposures to radiation from nuclear reactions and radioactive decay are within the jurisdiction of the  Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). Functions of the NDR

Health effects of ultraviolet radiation

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/sun-safety/health-effects-ultraviolet-radiation.html

Sep 4, 2018 ...-health brochures Extreme heat events Smog and your health Sun and UV (Canadian Cancer Society) Contact the Consumer and Clinical Radiation Protection Bureau For industry and professionals

Environment and workplace health consultations

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/environmental-workplace-health/consultations.html

Sep 11, 2018 ... Consultation 2012 Health Canada Wind Turbine Noise and Health Study Radiation Comments should be forwarded to the Radiation Protection Bureau or Consumer and Clinical Radiation Protection Bureau, as appropriate. For our records, and in order to contact you, should we require any clarification of the comments, we ask that you include your name, affiliation, email

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