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HALIFAX Health authorities will act on recommendations stemming from the case of a Nova Scotia man who languished for six hours in a Halifax ER hallway while dying from...
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A new study from the University of Michigan has found that the best way for women to stick to exercise is to choose something they actually enjoy, rather than for...
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Parents can help their children get enough sleep by being strict about bedtimes, according to researchers. martinedoucet / Istock Relaxnews Published Thursday, May 25, 2017 7 39PM EDT Parents who set...
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SAN FRANCISCO A deadly botulism outbreak linked to nacho cheese sauce confiscated from a California gas station appears to be limited to an opened bag of the sauce, state health...
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Not long ago, and for reasons he couldn’t fully explain, Dr. James Simon saw a number ofwomen withina short period of time with a remarkably similar complaint —orgasmic cephalgia, or...
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VANCOUVER – Mayors across Canada are calling for federal leadership on the “national emergency” of overdoses by ensuring provinces provide timely access to addiction treatment and by launching public education...
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WATCH Researchers at UBC followed 684 lung cancer patients undergoing treatment in Vancouver and Surrey. They determined those who took their diagnosis particularly hard were more likely to die sooner....
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NEW YORK One in 4 Alzheimer s deaths in the United States are now occurring at home a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and...
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SAN FRANCISCO A woman who contracted botulism after eating nacho cheese sauce sold at a California gas station is suing the business and the maker of the cheese dip. Lavinia...
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Eating chocolate may significantly decrease the risk of developing a common and dangerous type of irregular heartbeat in both men and women, a new study claims. In fact, researchers at...
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MIAMI A report by U.S. military health experts has found no link between several cases of cancer and environmental conditions in an area used for legal proceedings at the...
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A group of nurses will march to the B.C. Nurses’ Union office in Burnaby on Thursday overthree candidates being removed from eligibility. “This is the sort of action you would...
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Vegetarian and vegan diets have become increasingly popular in recent years and for a variety of reasons including religious convictions, environmental impact, animal welfare, the use of antibiotics and hormones...
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This photo provided by Jaimie Baird Photography shows New York celeb fitness guru Taryn Toomey, facing forward, during one of her fitness classes in New York. Jaimie Baird/Jaimie Baird...
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A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for...
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Federal regulators say nearly 29, 000 controllers for implanted heart pumps are being recalled after reports of 26 deaths linked to malfunctions. The recall covers the external power supply controller for...
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Leon Judah Blackmore died two years ago at age 81, but following an $18.4 million posthumous gift from his philanthropic foundation , Centennial Pavilion at Vancouver General Hospital will be renamed...
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Just like a pop star who reinvents herself at every comeback, the marathon that dates back to 490 BC continues to make headlines as athletes put new and creative spins...
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A study of women in India who learned to read in their 30s shows the human brain s incredible capacity to reorganize and transform itself, researchers said Wednesday. Researchers recruited...
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Indulging in a little chocolate each week maybe be linked with a lower risk of developing the heart rhythm irregularity atrial fibrillation, according to new Danish research. Also known as...