Friday, January 18, 2019

Philippines puts dengue immunization program on hold

The Philippines on Friday put on hold its dengue immunization program, the world's first, after new findings by the vaccine manufacturer that severe cases...

Come From Away creators and all-Canadian cast prepare for Toronto return

Cast and crew of a new Come From Away production in Toronto are gearing up for a planned seven-month run which starts...

1 in 5 Canadians infected with HIV doesn’t know it

One in five Canadians infected with HIV doesn't know it, so federal scientists are looking for ways to make testing more accessible. "The behaviours associated...

Prince Harry, fiancée Meghan Markle make 1st official joint tour

Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle perform their first official engagements together, to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS and youth crime, since...

HIV in Canada: Why haven’t we beaten HIV/AIDS?

Flynn pleads guilty to lying, says Trump transition team directed him Supreme Court rules in favour of Yukon First Nations in Peel watershed dispute University sexual...

Patients needing admission to hospital stuck in ER longer, report says

Emergency department wait times in Canada are continuing to rise, particularly for patients needing a bed in in-patient wards, the Canadian Institute for Health...

Jim Nabors, TV’s homespun Gomer Pyle and singer, dies at 87

Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's The Andy Griffith Show and on his own sitcom, has died at 87. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/obit-jim-nabors-1.4426673?cmp=rss

Chinese actress Liu Yifei to star in Disney’s live-action Mulan

It took a year of searching and nearly 1,000 candidates, but the Walt Disney Studios has found its Mulan. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/mulan-disney-liu-yifei-1.4389860?cmp=rss

Champagne Chocolate Truffles

Champagne Chocolate Truffles! So easy, yet so impressive. Made with just dark chocolate, cream, and CHAMPAGNE! Add gold leaf on top if you're feeling...

New drugs could cut frequency of migraines, studies suggest

New, long-acting drugs may hold hope for millions of people who often suffer migraines. Studies of two of these medicines, given as shots every...