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TORONTO - The cold-causing bug, enterovirus D68, that's been making some children severely ill across the U.S.

TORONTO - Obese teenagers seeking to trim body fat and slim their waistlines will yield greater health benefits by combining both heart-pumping and muscle-strengthening activities, a new Canadian stud

WINNIPEG - The family of a man who died during a 34-hour wait in a Winnipeg emergency room is asking Manitoba's highest court to reinstate its lawsuit against a health authority.

Lawyer Murray Tracht

EDMONTON - Health officials have temporarily closed the emergency department of one of Edmonton's main hospitals over fears of a "potential contagious illness."

Alberta Health Services says the Royal

MADRID - Doctors treating a Spanish priest who was repatriated from West Africa on Monday after being diagnosed with the Ebola virus said there were no samples of experimental drug ZMapp available in

TORONTO - When Dr.

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Frustrated residents complained of food shortages in some neighbourhoods of Sierra Leone's capital on Sunday as the country reached the third and final day of a sweeping, unpr

WINNIPEG - The family of a man who died during a 34-hour wait in a hospital emergency room is asking Manitoba's highest court to rule his charter rights were violated.

Lower court judges have previo

MONTREAL - Abortion-rights activists in Montreal denounced the lack of access to abortion in New Brunswick ahead of Monday's election in the Maritime province.

The protesters, several of whom origina

EDMONTON - Alberta's new health minister says there won't be massive reforms to the province's health care system but there will be changes in how things are done.

Stephen Mandel says the department