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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 05:00
As Canadians prepare to set their clocks ahead an hour this weekend for the start of daylight time, chronically sleep-deprived people could be hit hard by the change.
"If you're getting five to six h
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 17:31
REGINA - Government consultants used a stopwatch to track the movements of a nurse for precisely four minutes and 59 seconds as part of a program to streamline Saskatchewan health care.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 16:35
VANCOUVER - Health Canada says it has seized a health product from a nail bar in downtown Vancouver because it did not contain any labels.
The agency says the owner of Art Nails Ltd., claimed the pro
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 16:01
TORONTO - Bariatric surgery has been a boon to obese patients hoping to shed significant pounds or to treat weight-related diabetes, but the downside is an increased risk of developing colon cancer.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:28
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Certain that they are right, struggling to find ways to get their message across, public health officials are exasperated by their inability to persuade more U.S.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:12
SASKATOON - A diamond-studded gold ring given to a Saskatoon man by his wife on their 50th wedding anniversary has been stolen from the hospital room where he's being treated for terminal cancer.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 09:34
HALIFAX - The four unions representing Nova Scotia health care workers have agreed to work with the provincial government on a process to decide bargaining units.
Premier Stephen McNeil says the gove
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 08:34
ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Police say a nurse is injured and a patient is facing imminent arrest after an attack at an Abbotsford, B.C., hospital.
Monday, March 2, 2015 - 18:51
BURNABY, B.C. - The union representing health-care workers in British Columbia says nearly 1,200 workers in the Vancouver area will be getting pink slips in the coming months.
Monday, March 2, 2015 - 18:39
TORONTO - On the face of it, the decision seems troubling.
Late Friday the news broke that the Manitoba Criminal Code Review Board will allow more freedoms to a man who shocked the country in the sum