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Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 11:57
TORONTO - A new study says teens who had a schoolmate die by suicide are more likely to consider or attempt taking their own lives than those who haven't lost a peer to suicide.
Researchers say the e
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 10:55
FREDERICTON - A number of doctors in the Maritimes say New Brunswick is discouraging family physicians from practising in the province despite the growing need for care.
The medical residents have wr
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 07:00
TORONTO - Fewer Canadian kids are commuting by walking or biking as a new report reveals a marked decline among young people using active modes of transportation.
Active Healthy Kids Canada released
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 03:15
WASHINGTON - The decade-old law that transformed the battle against HIV and AIDS in developing countries is at a crossroads.
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 17:48
WASHINGTON - New research is challenging medical guidelines that say people with a heart-zapping device in their chests should avoid intense sports like basketball and soccer in favour of golf or bowl
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 13:37
TORONTO - Angela Hartlin's legs are covered with small bloodied sores that overlay myriad scars, ghost-like reminders of similar lesions that have dotted her skin for years.
For more than decade, sh
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 06:10
LONDON - More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised the spectre of autism.
Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 14:40
OTTAWA - A Canadian has been elected president of the International Council of Nurses.
Judith Shamian, the past president of the Canadian Nurses Association, will serve a four year term.
The CNA say
Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 20:33
OTTAWA - Health Canada says three companies are voluntarily recalling all lots of the antipsychotic drug quetiapine.
A Health Canada news release says it's due to potential contamination with the ant
Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 15:54
The World Health Organization has issued a blunt assessment of the coronavirus outbreak in Saudi Arabia, acknowledging for the first time that there are concerns the virus may be spreading from person