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Noah Irvine said he has only received about 60 responses to his letters to MPs in Ottawa, but he did get to meet Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor…
09.22 / 00:40
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Juvenile salmon are getting a new tidal wetland where they can rest and feed as they head into the open ocean every spring. The wetland is in New Brighton Park in East Vancouver. As recently as last September, it was a grassy area that covered industrial fill dumped there in the 1960s and 1970s. Now,…
09.22 / 00:29
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NEW YORK - If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't work, it may become known as the Jimmy Kimmel Non-Law. The comic's withering attacks this week have transformed the…
PROVO, Utah - Mormon church-owned Brigham Young University ended a six-decade ban Thursday on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks on campus, surprising students by posting a picture of a…
FLINT, Mich. - A former Michigan health official testified Thursday that he started asking questions about bacteria in Flint's water supply a year before the state publicly acknowledged an outbreak…
WASHINGTON - Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and…
Our steps count towards reducing premature deaths regardless of how they're accumulated, a large, global study…
09.21 / 23:35
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Aaron Hernandez's lawyer says the former New England Patriots tight end's brain showed severe signs of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic…
09.21 / 22:53
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REGINA - More than 50 surgeries had to be postponed or moved because parts of Regina General hospital were damaged due to a burst water pipe. The Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region…
Aging experts say ping-pong is a great mind and body activity to stimulate the…
09.21 / 21:04
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OTTAWA - A Canadian woman was turned back at the U.S. border after information about her suicide attempt was inappropriately shared with American officials through an RCMP-administered database, the federal…
A new survey suggests B.C. kids are getting outside even less than their parents…
09.21 / 20:31
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The food guide is undergoing its first major overhaul in a decade with every sign it’s going to emerge leaning more vegan than…
09.21 / 20:31
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TORONTO - A Progressive Conservative private member's bill is seeking to jail or slap large fines on people using pill presses illegally to make counterfeit opioids. The bill from Michael Harris…
'It looks more and more like ADHD and sleeplessness are two sides of the same physiological and mental…
09.21 / 18:02
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Right now, there are 51 new antibiotics in the works to treat superbugs – but only eight are classified as “innovative treatments that will add value” to the drugs we already have on hand…
09.21 / 17:33
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By: Pauline Ho For nearly 10 million children and youth in Canada, September marks the start of a new year.  As another school year begins, friendships are rekindled and possibilities expand. Many parents will lead conversations about the keys to success, yet few will candidly talk to their children about the importance of mental wellness. …
09.21 / 16:09
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Using patient data to reduce ED wait times and leverage alternative levels of care By Tara Myshrall Canadian healthcare organizations are continually pressured to provide quality patient care in the face of skyrocketing costs and rising patient loads, both of which weigh heavily on medical staff. While Ontario healthcare workers serve and save countless patients, […] The post Analytics in medicine appeared first on Hospital…
09.21 / 16:08
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Combining medication for opioid addiction with anti-anxiety medicines and other drugs that also slow breathing and brain activity dangerous, FDA…
09.21 / 15:42
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WASHINGTON — Ivanka Trump says she experienced postpartum depression after the births of each of her three c…
09.21 / 15:16
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