Cardiovascular Disease

Alerts and Recalls

 November 2016 - this knowledge pathway is currently being updated by an international review panel of experts.


The Food Directorate announces the release of the "Summary of Health Canada's assessment of a health claim about eicosapentaenoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid and triglyceride lowering". This document includes the wording and conditions of a health claim about EPA, DHA and triglyceride lowering. 

The summary of assessment is available at: