Thursday, June 20, 2019

‘You feel like your world is over’: Why unmatched medical graduates waste their talent,...

Record numbers of Canada's best and brightest medical graduates are having their careers stalled by a lack of residency spots, a problem that could...

‘You feel like your world is over’: How medical graduates without residencies waste talent,...

Record numbers of Canada's best and brightest medical graduates are having their careers stalled by a lack of residency spots, a problem that could...

500 Syrians treated for symptoms of gas poisoning in Douma, WHO says

The World Health Organization said Wednesday some 500 people had been treated for "signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals" after a suspected poison gas attack in...

Oysters and illness: Research suggests potential for norovirus early warning system

Could an early warning system based on ocean conditions predict oyster-related norovirus outbreaks before they happen? A recent study from the Gulf Coast of the...

Nova Scotia goes against advice on cannabis from public health officials again

The cannabis bill the McNeil government is currently moving through the Nova Scotia Legislature isn't as restrictive as the province's own public health experts recommended, CBC News has confirmed. "Public...

Quebec 1st province in Canada to cover full cost of prosthetics for breast cancer...

Quebec will now cover the cost of breast prosthetics for cancer patients who have undergone complete or partial mastectomies, Health Minister Gaétan Barrette said...

Cases of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder up to 3 times higher in the GTA...

A study released Tuesday shows fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) affects two to three times more children in the GTA than originally believed. FASD is an umbrella...

Cases of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder up to 3 times higher in the GTA...

A study released Tuesday shows fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) may affect two to three times more children in the GTA than originally believed. FASD is an...

Organ donation by Humboldt Broncos player inspires others

Many social media users say the donation of Humboldt Broncos player Logan Boulet's organs has inspired them to become donors themselves, with health officials...

Man develops ‘thunderclap headaches’ after eating one of the world’s hottest chili peppers

A 34-year old man got more than he bargained for by taking part in a hot chili pepper eating contest. He ended up in a...