Monday, July 22, 2019

Hayley Wickenheiser to donate brain to concussion research

http://www.cbc.ca/sports/olympics/pyeongchang/hayley-wickenheiser-concussions-cte-1.4522284?cmp=rss

Dental care in early dementia might prevent problems later

Preventive dental care provided in the early stages of dementia could help limit major tooth problems later, researchers say. "Dementia is associated with a change...

ICU nurse to retire in response to changes to Winnipeg’s health care system

A Winnipeg nurse says she is retiring because she can't continue to work under the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority after sweeping changes were brought...

Quebec mother whose toddler son died says family should be allowed on air ambulances

When Catherine Hudon's two-year-old son woke up one day in 2008 with a severe headache, doctors in the northern Quebec community where she was living...

Mother whose toddler son died says parents should be allowed on air ambulances

When Catherine Hudon's two-year-old son woke up one day in 2008 with a severe headache, doctors in the northern Quebec community where she was living...

Donor kidneys revitalized for transplant at Toronto General Hospital

Dr. Markus Selzner has just come from surgery, still in his scrubs, and he's excited to show off his baby. A configuration of fluid-filled tubing,...

Doctors are finally helping stop superbugs

With antibiotic stewardship, doctors work with nurses, pharmacists, public health and other health professionals to make sure that the most appropriate antibiotic is prescribed...

New Toronto research hub to focus on developmental disabilities and mental illness

One of Canada's most high-profile mental health treatment centres says it's opening a new research hub that will focus on the needs of people...

‘You could feel it in your veins, like how cold it was’: Using paint...

Sunday February 04, 2018 more stories from this episode After being diagnosed with Stage III breast cancer when she was just 24, Lauren Sylliboy...

MPs mum about possibility of national drug plan

On Monday, members of the Standing Committee on Health will privately review the wording of a draft report on pharmacare that is the result of two years of hearings from...