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ORILLIA, Ont. Public health officials in Orillia, Ont., are recommending patients of a local dental clinic get checked for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV after two people tested...
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Those who are overweight in their twenties and go on to become obese later in life are more likely to develop cancer of either the esophagus or upper stomach, suggests...
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Prominent pediatricians are warning that the trauma that migrant children are experiencing from being forcibly separated from their parents could cause the children lifelong psychological damage. Dr. Colleen Kraft, the...
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“I think because my outward personality was of someone who was academically successful, good at making friends, appeared neurotypical, it was hard for the people around me to think that...
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People who are married may be less likely to develop cardiovascular disease or die from a heart attack or stroke than individuals who aren’t, a research review suggests . Researchers...
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More than one third of American adults are taking a medication that has depression as a potential adverse event, according to a new study. The study, published in JAMA , found...
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Nearly 4, 000 Canadians died from opioid overdoses in 2017, according to new data released Tuesday by the federal government’s special advisory committee on opioid overdoses. This is an increase of...
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A House of Commons committee is calling on the federal government to place severe restrictions on the contents and advertising of sugary alcoholic drinks. A report tabled today recommends that...
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MONTREAL Public health authorities are saying visits to Montreal s four supervised drug injections sites have more than doubled since they opened last summer. There were about 1, 200 visits...
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Even if marriage is sometimes more a bed of nails than roses, living into old age with a partner may help ward off heart disease and stroke, researchers said Tuesday....
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LONDON The British government announced Tuesday it was reviewing its ban on cannabis based medicines but rejected calls to legalize marijuana for recreational use. Home Secretary Sajid Javid told lawmakers...