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Feb 21, 2018

Quebec Opposition criticizes Liberals for deal with medical specialists

 

Feb 21, 2018

Pacemakers, defibrillators are potentially hackable

 

Feb 21, 2018

Doctor who denied sex abuse by saying his belly was too big loses licence

 

Feb 21, 2018

Largest study of its kind finds alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia

 

Feb 21, 2018

Fat but fit? Study shows benefits of exercise can outweigh health effects of severe obesity

 

Feb 21, 2018

Federal scientists say Ottawa has made progress in efforts to un-muzzle science, but much more needs to be done

 

Feb 20, 2018

Interior Health aims to hire more Aboriginal employees

 

Feb 20, 2018

Alberta expanding program that allows paramedics to treat seniors at home, rather than hospital

 

Feb 20, 2018

Quebec nurses push for new law to limit nurse-to-patient ratios

 

Feb 20, 2018

WHO: Measles Rates Soared in Europe in 2017

 

Feb 20, 2018

World is failing newborn babies, says UNICEF

 

Feb 20, 2018

Pregnant women in rural B.C. urged to leave town to deliver

 

Feb 20, 2018

This Ontario town is home to 8,000 residents — and 18 family doctors

 

Feb 20, 2018

Doctors in Sudbury taking new patients — a welcome change from ten years ago

 

Feb 20, 2018

Blood donors urgently needed to meet patient needs leading up to spring break

 

Feb 19, 2018

Government of Canada and Brain Canada announce a $10-million grant to establish a platform that will help researchers share data more widely and efficiently

 

Feb 19, 2018

Doctor fingerprinted 'as if we were criminals' fears it'll become standard for health professionals

 

Feb 16, 2018

Rise of superbugs could make chemotherapy impossible

 

Feb 16, 2018

Euthanasia dispute in Belgium: When do doctors cross a line?

 

Feb 16, 2018

The world is zeroing in on the end of polio — by stopping people at bus stops, airports and train stations