Tuesday, September 25, 2018

‘Temptation has been removed’: Colonel Gray axes pop from school

In an effort to help encourage students to follow a healthier diet, Colonel Gray High School in Charlottetown has removed all pop and other sugary...

Salmonella outbreak linked to frozen raw breaded poultry products reported in 4 provinces

Public health officials in four provinces are investigating a salmonella outbreak linked to frozen raw breaded chicken products. Thirteen cases have been reported, including seven...

Universal pharmacare would save Canadians $4.2B a year, parliamentary budget officer says

Establishing a universal program for prescription medications would amount to about $4.2 billion in savings annually in Canada, the parliamentary budget officer says in a...

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...

Alberta doctors cost province $3.4B last year, up 9% over previous year

There are more doctors setting up shop in Alberta these days, and they are billing the province for more and more money, according to a report...

‘Working with one arm tied behind our back’: Hospitals are ill-equipped to treat obese...

As a man living with obesity, 50-year-old Marty Enokson has dealt with his share of public humiliation. In 2009, complications from weight-loss surgery forced a return to...

‘Working with one arm tied behind our back’: Hospitals are ill-equipped to treat obese...

As a man living with obesity, 50-year-old Marty Enokson has dealt with his share of public humiliation. In 2009, complications from weight-loss surgery forced a return to...

Nearly half of abortions worldwide are unsafe, study says

Nearly half of the estimated 56 million abortions performed worldwide every year are unsafe and putting women's lives at risk, the authors of a study said...

Medical marijuana patient wants answers from Greyhound after prescription confiscated

A Calgary medical marijuana user is calling for better education around travelling with the medication after hers was confiscated by Greyhound. Grace McKenzie was making...

Medical marijuana patient wants answers from Greyhound after prescription confiscated

A Calgary medical marijuana user is calling for better education around travelling with the medication after hers was confiscated by Greyhound. Grace McKenzie was making...