Monday, November 12, 2018

Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to 3 U.S.-born scientists

U.S.-born scientists Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Medicine on Monday for unravelling molecular mechanisms that control our...

Meal Plan for October Week 1

Here's our meal plan for October Week 1! Baked shrimp with tomatoes, pressure cooker chili, an easy fall risotto, and more. Photography Credit: Coco Morante,...

Apple Slab Pie

1 Make the pie dough and chill: Cut the cold butter into cubes and set aside for 5 minutes to take the chill off....

Sous Vide Teriyaki Salmon

Sous Vide Teriyaki Salmon! This is an easy freezer meal, plus it makes the best fish EVER. Simple teriyaki marinade with soy sauce, brown...

SECOND OPINION | Blacked-out information reveals secret world of drug prices

Hello and happy Saturday! Here's this week's roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news. If you haven't subscribed yet, you can do...

Artist defends eyeball tattoo that left Ottawa woman with partial vision loss

The artist who left an Ottawa woman with vision loss in one eye after a tattoo injection went wrong is defending his actions, saying he...

Ottawa tracking opioid overdoses on First Nation communities for the 1st time

The Canadian government is for the first time tracking the number of opioid overdoses on First Nation reserves, but the minister in charge of...

Get your flu shots, health officials urge amid concerns about bad season

It's flu shot time, and health officials are bracing for a potentially miserable fall and winter. The Southern Hemisphere, especially Australia, was hit hard over the...

U.S. FDA proposes 18-month delay for new nutrition labels

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday proposed giving manufacturers an extra 1-1/2 years to comply with new nutrition label requirements on packaged foods. The agency...

Eyeball tattoos could lead to blindness and severe infections, doctors warn

Medical professionals and body artists say the practice of tattooing the eyeball, which recently left an Ottawa woman facing the prospect of vision loss, is...