Polar bear drifts past Twillingate
Ferg Penton, ferry captain of the MV Veteran, created a stir on social media March 9 when he posted pictures of a polar bear, drifting on an ice pan, about a mile off the shores of Twillingate.
Buckley’s makes no bones about how bad it’s cough syrup tastes but now there’s a more serious concern.
Health Canada is advising Canadians that GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of certain Buckley's syrup products from stores.
A defect with the plastic seal may cause it to fall into the bottle and could cause a person to potentially choke if swallowed. The seal is a circular plastic layer that is clear or semi-transparent and approximately 1.7 centimetres in diameter.
The affected products are indicated for use by adults and children above 12 years old. Buckley's Jack and Jill children's syrup uses a different seal and is not part of the recall.
Affected products include: