Doctors express concern about the availability of Sodium Nitrite and recommend tighter regulation/restrictions. Study reports it was intentionally used citing the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service investigating deaths deemed to be suicides.

Medical Mythbusting Commentary for August 11, 2022

Source:
Doctors call for action as growing number of Canadians dying from common food preservative

Reference:
Fatal methemoglobinemia: A case series highlighting a new trend in intentional sodium nitrite or sodium nitrate ingestion as a method of suicide

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