Sunday, August 19, 2018

You don’t have to give birth to experience postpartum depression, experts say

Public awareness of the debilitating impact of postpartum depression on new moms has grown over the years, but many people don't realize it can...

New dads can show signs of postpartum depression too, experts say

Public awareness of the debilitating impact of postpartum depression on new moms has grown over the years, but many people don't realize it can...

New dads show signs of postpartum depression too, experts say

Public awareness of the debilitating impact of postpartum depression on new moms has grown over the years, but many people don't realize it can...

Monsanto ordered to pay $289M US in California Roundup lawsuit over cancer claims

A California jury on Friday found Monsanto liable in a lawsuit filed by a man who alleged the company's glyphosate-based weed-killers, including Roundup, caused...

Ebola vaccine available, but latest outbreak in Congo hard to contain, WHO says

Armed groups, dense populations and mass displacement make Congo's latest deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus more challenging than ever to contain, the World...

HIV/AIDS groups fear federal funding shift could lead to higher rates

The head of the Canadian AIDS Society fears HIV rates will continue to rise because of a shift in federal funding towards prevention instead...

Women in northern and rural Sask. travel nearly 900 km to give birth

For some women living outside Saskatchewan's major cities, giving birth in the care of medical professionals requires travelling hundreds of kilometres in multiple aircraft. Stephanie...

Pinty’s chicken products recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

Health Canada says a brand of prepared poultry products is recalling a line of chicken strips due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recall affects Pinty's Delicious...

Court orders EPA to remove harmful pesticide from U.S. market

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping the widely used pesticide chlorpyrifos on the market despite...

Tokyo medical school apologizes for years of altering entrance exam scores to flunk women

A Tokyo medical school apologized Tuesday after an internal investigation confirmed that it altered entrance exam scores for years to limit the number of...