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Mar 05, 2015

Canadians with rare, complex and fatal lung disease fearful of one-size-fits-all approach to treatment

 

Mar 05, 2015

New hope for autism: Canadian researcher reports to Sweden's Nobel Forum

 

Mar 04, 2015

Changes urged to Ontario’s hospital secrecy law

 

Mar 03, 2015

Layoff notices issued to nearly 1,200 Lower Mainland healthcare workers

 

Mar 03, 2015

New appointments to HQC board include leaders from health regions, clinical practice, and industry

 

Mar 03, 2015

Alcohol screening and intervention for risky drinking: a guide for physicians and policy-makers

 

Mar 03, 2015

Health Canada to publish findings of inspections at drug manufacturing plants

 

Mar 03, 2015

Innovative App Determines Prostate Cancer Risk Level

 

Mar 03, 2015

Maybe it's not the disease you think it is: Canadian Liver Foundation seeks to counter stereotypes with five surprising risk factors for liver disease

 

Mar 03, 2015

Hepatitis C cure rate of 97 per cent announced in study of patients co-infected with HIV given 12-week combination treatment of daclatasvir and sofosbuvir in ALLY-2 trial

 

Mar 03, 2015

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: delay in implementing organized screening - The Canadian Cancer Society asks the Health Ministry to submit a timetable as soon as possible for the implementation of an organized program for colorectal cancer screening!

 

Mar 03, 2015

Cancer Care Ontario Wants You to Get Healthy

 

Mar 03, 2015

Poll suggests Ontarians reject "Safe Streets Act"; find it unsuitable for dealing with homelessness.

 

Mar 02, 2015

Arthritis Society steps in to maintain vital child registry

 

Feb 27, 2015

One in every three women could potentially be spared chronic pain after breast cancer surgery

 

Feb 27, 2015

Illegal Cigarettes Remain the Defining Tobacco Control Problem in Ontario

 

Feb 27, 2015

A game changer for social pediatrics in the community - The Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation, McGill University, the Université de Montréal and the Fondation du Dr Julien announce the creation of two chairs in social pediatrics in the community

 

Feb 27, 2015

Ensuring the future of mothers and children in sub-Saharan Africa - Canada's Prime Minister announces DFATD, IDRC, and CIHR support to 20 life-saving projects in Afric

 

Feb 25, 2015

Chief Donny Morris to receive OTN Champion of Telemedicine Award

 

Feb 25, 2015

B.C. nurses are fed up with abuse — ‘we have broken jaws to prove it’ — and will push to charge patients