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Friday, December 6, 2013 - 14:06
OTTAWA - The Conservative government has introduced new legislation aimed at protecting consumers from unsafe medications and reducing adverse drug reactions.
The Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Dru
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 11:13
TORONTO - Health Canada is warning consumers that some unlicenced hair removal devices sold on the Internet may pose a serious health risk, including significant eye damage and blindness.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 02:51
SHANGHAI - Shanghai authorities have ordered youth indoors and halted construction as China's financial hub suffers one of its worst bouts of air pollution, bringing visibility down to a few dozen met
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 00:40
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - You can hear the "All of us are crazy for tango" program before you can see it: Just follow the orchestra's plaintive chords through the labyrinthine passageways of the Hospi
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 00:35
ATLANTA - There's more evidence that U.S.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 16:53
TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals say hospitals in the province will soon have more rigorous quality control measures for diagnostic images, such as CT scans.
Health Minister Deb Matthews says t
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 14:49
VICTORIA - A $100,000 cash incentive has attracted nine new doctors to take on jobs in rural B.C.
It's part of a program developed by the provincial government and the British Columbia Medical Associ
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 13:40
REGINA - The local health region says it has arranged to keep Regina's Pasqua Hospital emergency department open overnights until the end of December.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 11:56
EDMONTON - Alberta will start including boys in a free school vaccination program that protects girls from a virus that causes cervical and other types of deadly cancers.
The province says this fall
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 08:50
LONDON - A newly released court judgment says that doctors were medically justified in forcing a woman to have a cesarean section last year because it was in her best interests.
At a hearing of Brita