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... Nature Genetics that a subset of Clostridium difficile bacteria is on the verge of becoming a new species... represents about 69 per cent of all C. difficile cases... to...
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... self testing kits with the aim of gaining federal approval for the first such device in Canada. Dr. Sean Rourke, a. with the Centre for Urban Health Solutions at St....
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The University of Manitoba has severed ties with a researcher in its health sciences department after she... who worked as an adjunct professor in the department of medical microbiology,...
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WINNIPEG The University of Manitoba says it has... vaccine researcher pending the results of an RCMP investigation. A... ending the non salaried adjunct appointments of Dr. Xiangguo Qiu and......
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OTTAWA The Public Health Agency of Canada said Monday it is... after it advised the Mounties of possible policy breaches. The laboratory in Winnipeg is Canada s highest security...
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... Society found “a significant number of young children” required medical... it collected 16 reported cases of serious adverse events involving... 2018. They include six cases of kids younger than...
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.. New statistics suggest almost one quarter of mothers experience either postpartum... most at risk. The Statistics Canada survey analysed the experiences of 7, 085 respondents who gave... between January and the...
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... that supports research into misuse of prescription and illegal drugs... the safety, effectiveness and distribution of a medication that reverses... crisis has demanded a quick public health response but...
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... 30 and 31 while contagious. Health officials say they re trying... has spread, and the risk of transmission is low since 95 per cent of the population in the....
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... can help consumers opt for healthier options, researchers said Wednesday... from researchers at the University of Waterloo looked at the buying behaviour of more than 3, 500 people... nutrition labels...
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A public health doctor in British Columbia says the transmission of infectious diseases from imported... physicians and patients should beware of symptoms. Doctor Elani Galanis... because the patient was...
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... could mean more frequent outbreaks of food borne illness, according to a recent report from the Public Health Agency of Canada, and Canadians need to... patterns, ” said Sherilee Harper, associate...
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Once relatively rare in Canada, blacklegged ticks are moving in across large parts of country, bringing with them the threat of Lyme disease . They’re... according to Nick Ogden,...
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... ruling that invalidated certain sections of the province s tobacco legislation dealing with vaping, as health officials across the country grapple... struck down provisions banning demonstrations of vaping products...
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Food borne illnesses keep millions of Canadians in their bathrooms... – every year. Although many of them cause similar symptoms, ... U.S. is Campylobacter bacteria. The Public Health Agency of Canada...
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... was fine. New England Journal of Medicine This particular kind of gonorrhea, a “disseminated gonococcal... Dr. Ameeta Singh, a clinical professor in the division of infectious diseases at the...
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... treat — C. auris is often resistant to antifungal medication. Of 140 patients infected during the first 10 months of a recent outbreak in... C. auris has appeared in...
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... quarterly numbers released by the Public Health Agency of Canada. The third quarter of 2018 was the deadliest... data released today remind us of the significant impact the... on...
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... positive for the bacterium. Two of them died. It is... know, Doan said. Did any of the people who passed.. on her floor Did any of them eat dinner...
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... 2019 10 02PM EDT WINNIPEG Health officials are investigating an outbreak of salmonella in six provinces... who have been hospitalized. The Public Health Agency of Canada says there are...