Monday, September 23, 2019

Amputees face complicated system getting help paying for artificial limbs

A Pointe-du-Chêne man who lost his leg in a motorcycle accident in 1997 uses a prosthetic leg so worn out that parts of it...

Canadian government will stop paying for homeopaths to go to Honduras

A Quebec-based aid group offering controversial homeopathic therapies in Honduras will not receive funding from the federal government after the 2019-20 fiscal year, Global...

Wartime correspondents inducted into CBC News Hall of Fame

Second World War correspondents Matthew Halton and Peter Stursberg were posthumously inducted into the CBC News Hall of Fame at a ceremony...

Researchers ask Inuit to re-consent to their health data being studied, 10 years on

Ten years ago, nearly 2,000 Inuit from Nunavut answered questions about their diet and lifestyle, and gave samples of their hair and blood to...

Talking turkey: To rinse or not to rinse that Christmas bird

From master chef Julia Child to the kitchen bible The Joy of Cooking, home chefs have been told for decades to rinse the inside and outside of Christmas...

Carrot Top Pesto

Don't throw away those carrot tops! Make this delicious carrot top pesto with them to toss with pasta, beans, or eat straight up as...

Wettlaufer was called ‘angel of death’ by colleague, public inquiry hears

Elizabeth Wettlaufer was referred to as an "angel of death' while she worked at a Woodstock, Ont., nursing home, a former colleague told a public inquiry...

Research links rare cancer to breast implants, but Health Canada says no safety advisory...

At age 44 and after two kids, Terri McGregor knew she wanted to give herself a gift. "I simply wanted to restore my breasts...

Is your poop the ‘right stuff’? Then this Toronto hospital may want it to...

Thursday September 28, 2017 more stories from this episode Doctors at a Toronto hospital are at the forefront of an icky — yet highly effective — treatment...

Vitamin D lowers risk of cancer death, fish oil reduces odds of heart attack,...

A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically...