Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Grilled Sausage and Mushroom Bowls

Grilled sausages and mushrooms over a bowl of grains makes the perfect summer meal! Try millet for something new, or stick with rice or...

SECOND OPINION | Did Canadians get a caloric kick from NAFTA?

Hello and happy Saturday! Here's our roundup of the week's interesting and eclectic news in health and medical science. If you haven't subscribed yet, you...

Fentanyl patch forgeries fooling Ontario’s pharmacists

Fake fentanyl patches have become a lucrative business in Ontario as addicts and dealers find ways to fool pharmacists into handing over the highly toxic drug...

This Toronto physician says doctors should be required to know the price of drugs

Canadian physicians are largely unaware of the cost of the drugs they prescribe to their patients, and Dr. Iris Gorfinkel, a Toronto family physician and founder of...

UN health agency’s new chief to examine ‘uproar over travel costs’

The new head of the World Health Organization said he is reviewing the agency's travel expenses, after an Associated Press story revealed the U.N....

Mixed Berry Chia Seed Jam

This mixed berry chia seed jam is so quick and easy to make! No elaborate jam-making or canning required. Perfect for using up your...

Drug-resistant ‘superbug gonorrhea’ is emerging, WHO warns

Untreatable cases of "superbug gonorrhoea" have occurred, the World Health Organization says, as it calls for new drugs to treat the bacterial infection. On Thursday,...

Blueberry Pie

Method 1 Prepare the bottom crust: Remove a dough disk from refrigerator and let sit for 5 to 10 minutes to take the chill off. Place...

Pink eye needs ‘to run its course,’ say ophthalmologists advising against antibiotics

People with red, itchy eyes and light sensitivity from pink eye are often prescribed antibiotic eye drops that are rarely needed and in some cases...

Sautéed Zucchini with Dill

This sautéed zucchini with dill is such a simple and easy side dish for summer meals. Six ingredients. Takes 15 minutes. Great on its own,...