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The World Health Organization WHO on Tuesday said it had prequalified an Ebola vaccine for the first time, hailing a critical step towards its licensing, access and roll out in countries...
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DETROIT Doctors at a Detroit hospital have performed what could be the first double lung transplant on a man whose lungs were damaged from vaping. No other details of...
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Health Canada suggests the best way to prevent antibiotic resistance among some infectious bacteria is to reduce the necessity of taking antibiotics in the first place, while one expert believes...
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An ICU patient at St. Josephs Healthcare hospital in Hamilton enjoys the sunshine outside thanks to the Three Wishes Project. Three Wishes Project Published Monday, November 11, 2019 5 00PM EST...
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A+ Many believe the average menstrual cycle is 28 days, but new research has found only a small percentage of women fall within that range. Research out of Sweden and...
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A+ Detroit doctors have performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant on a patient whose lungs were “irreparably” damaged from vaping . by the Henry Ford Hospital...
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In an unusual arrangement, several leading medical research centres in Quebec are coming together to collaborate on an ambitious study on autism spectrum disorder. The announcement was made Tuesday morning...
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Spending time outdoors is long understood to offer mental health perks, including reduced stress, improved sleep and enhanced cognition. But these public spaces might also benefit the global economy, new...
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EDMONTON The father of a Broncos hockey player whose organs were donated after he died in a catastrophic bus crash says a presumed consent bill before the Alberta legislature...
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HALIFAX Several health advocacy groups are calling on the Nova Scotia government to take urgent action to curb what they call a youth vaping epidemic. Kelly Cull, of the...
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If certain vegetables have always made you gag, you may be more than a picky eater. Instead, you might be what scientists call a super taster a person with a genetic...
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Olivier Bernard, also known as The Pharmafist, has been awarded the John Maddox Prize in London for his work in debunking myths around the use of vitamin C to treat...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Superbugs are likely to kill nearly 400, 000 Canadians and cost the economy about $400 billion in gross domestic product over the next 30...
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TORONTO A large recall of contaminated medications appeared to spark confusion among many hypertension patients who were forced to give up the drug last year, with many turning to...
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Larger font Increase article font size A+ Coming home from his first cruise holiday — a trip to Alaska — Rudy Hoffman couldn’t sit down. For the entire five hour flight...
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NEW DELHI A thick gray haze blanketed India s capital on Tuesday, with authorities attempting to reduce the pollution by sprinkling water to settle dust and banning some construction....