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Friday, May 10, 2013 - 17:59
WASHINGTON - The government has halted a study testing treatments for a brain condition that can cause strokes after early results suggested invasive therapies were riskier than previously thought.
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 17:01
WASHINGTON - Years of progress fighting cholesterol might have stalled with the recession, says a huge study from one of the largest health laboratories in the U.S.
Americans' cholesterol levels have
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 15:42
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 12:09
OTTAWA - People seeking to bring parents or grandparents to settle in Canada will have to have higher incomes and agree to financially support them longer.
The two changes come as part of a revamp of
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 10:33
TORONTO - Ontario's New Democrats are making another demand to prop up the governing Liberals: give the ombudsman oversight of the health-care system.
The minority government needs the NDP to help pa
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 04:19
PARIS - French health officials are investigating three suspected cases of a deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS, while a man confirmed to have the virus remains hospitalized.
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 19:56
TORONTO - Canada currently has no plans to ask its pandemic flu vaccine manufacturers to make trial batches of vaccine to protect against the new H7N9 bird flu, senior officials of the Public Health A
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 14:52
TORONTO - Looking at other memoirs on parenting kids with autism, John Elder Robison felt many of those stories echoed a familiar and often repetitive refrain.
"The books are dominated about fighting
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 13:18
EDMONTON - Claudia Moura came armed with a newly minted degree in physiotherapy from Brazil when she landed in Alberta as a graduate student in October 2002.
Eleven years later, the 36-year-old is st
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 12:58
REGINA - The Saskatchewan government has reached a deal with pharmacists aimed at reducing the impact of lower generic drug costs.
The one-year agreement increases drug dispensing fees by 50 cents to