Latest news from Winnipegfreepress.com - Health feed

Latest news from Winnipegfreepress.com - Health feed

  1. TMX denies reports of ban on clearing trades in cannabis firms with U.S. ties

    TORONTO - The company that operates the Toronto Stock Exchange says it is talking to securities regulators about Canadian-listed cannabis companies with operations in the United States, but that there…
  2. Amid India oxygen scandal, docs want focus on encephalitis

    Dozens of children died last week in a decrepit government hospital in northeastern India, prompting public outcry over whether an oxygen shortage was to blame. Answers remain unclear, but doctors…
  3. Former MP wants Philpott to intervene in department handling of drug safety law

    OTTAWA - Former Conservative MP Terence Young is calling for Health Minister Jane Philpott to intervene in her department's handling of a law that bears his daughter's name. Young says a…
  4. Trees enhance our health and well-being

    Winnipeg’s urban forest is under attack. Dutch elm disease is on the rise, killing an average of 5,500 trees every year, according to a story in the Free Press last month.…
  5. Vietnam battles dengue outbreaks with 42 per cent more cases

    HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system. The number of admitted patients…