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TORONTO New data suggests the number of abortions performed in Canada s hospitals and clinics declined significantly in 2018. The Canadian Institute for Health Information says clinics...
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TORONTO As global health officials prepare to hold a second emergency meeting on a new virus that has killed 17 people and infected more than 500 others...
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The “fat” in “fat biking” refers to the tires — thick tires that make it easy to navigate unstable terrain like snow and sand. But there’s definitely a learning curve;...
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More than 500 Ontarians aged 27 to 101 have chosen medically assisted death since it became legal in Canada, according to statistics from Ontario s chief coroner. CTV National News...
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BEIJING China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday in an unprecedented effort to try to stop the spread of a deadly new...
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TORONTO Public health officials say there are no confirmed cases in Canada of a new coronavirus that has killed more than a dozen people in China, but...
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TORONTO A family doctor who sent a dying infant home with instructions to give him water and juice with vitamin C and who failed to report criminal...
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BEIJING Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings, after warning that a new viral illness that has infected...
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BEIJING The Chinese city at the centre of the fight against a SARS like virus outbreak has told people to stay away, cancelling major Lunar New Year events...
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Pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline says it has temporarily discontinued two types of Excedrin items as a precautionary measure. SHARE Pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline says it has temporarily discontinued two types of Excedrin...
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The Public Health Agency of Canada says none of the country s national vaccination goals were met in any of the age groups surveyed in 2017. Dr. Theresa Tam says...
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BEIJING The number of cases of a new virus has risen to 440 in China and the death toll to 9, Chinese health authorities said Wednesday....
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ At the end of 2019, health authorities in China began reporting cases of a mysterious illness with pneumonia like symptoms. Now, after just a...
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This undated image released by the British Health Protection Agency shows an electron microscope image of a coronavirus, part of a family of viruses that cause ailments including the common...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ For many of us, January is all about giving things up Maybe we’re going to stop eating meat and embrace a plant based diet....
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For many of us, January is all about giving things up Maybe we re going to stop eating meat and embrace a plant based diet. Or we re ready to kick...
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SACRAMENTO, CALIF. A fight is coming to California over whether to list one of the world s most common over the counter drugs as a carcinogen, echoing recent high profile...
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CALGARY The province is changing eligibility requirements for the Seniors Drug Benefit Program on March 1, which could leave some 46, 000 Albertans without coverage. The United Conservative...
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TORONTO A new Canadian study shows boys and young men are more likely to die than girls and young women, and they have a greater chance of...
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Cases of a mysterious illness of unknown origins with pneumonia like symptoms were reported in Wuhan, a densely populated city in central China with more than 11 million people. Less than three...