CBC: Health

Thursday the 17th of August 2017

Raspberry mousse cakes sold in multiple provinces recalled by CFIA for norovirus - 07:52

'A broken system': Why workers are fighting mandatory mail-order drug plans - 04:32

Wednesday the 16th of August 2017

Evidence shows mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus may have colony in Ontario - 18:22

Why loneliness can be as unhealthy as smoking 15 cigarettes a day - 13:12

Teen drug overdose deaths in U.S. creep up after years of decline - 09:42

Opioid antidote naloxone 'impossible' to find in Gatineau, says nursing prof - 09:42

Stroke victim, 27, determined to get back on her feet — with husband's help - 08:22

Tuesday the 15th of August 2017

Prejudice may push low-income shoppers to unhealthy options - 19:22

'Be more cautious' in prescribing off-label drugs for chronic back pain, Canadian doctor says - 18:52

Updated abortion pill rule adds to confusion, pharmacist says - 08:02

Former MLA who survived cancer calls for national HPV vaccination program - 08:02

Investigation launched after B.C. father visits hospital 4 times before stroke diagnosis - 08:02

Monday the 14th of August 2017

Would you eat genetically modified fish? You may have already - 16:12

'Nobody's bothered': Toronto human rights advocate pleads for peace in Yemen - 12:52

Would you eat genetically modified fish? Chances are you already have - 11:52

Merck CEO resigns from Trump council in protest over Charlottesville violence - 08:52

Opening a supervised injection site 'not a simple process': new guidelines aim to help - 07:52

Ontario mom mourning her daughter shocked to find she could overrule her wish to donate organs - 07:52

Why Ontario's Catholic hospitals may no longer be able to pass on offering assisted death - 07:52

Cases of HPV-related oral cancers have risen significantly in Canada, study finds - 01:02

Sunday the 13th of August 2017

Childhood malnutrition in residential schools linked to diabetes, heart disease in adults - 23:22

Citing overdose 'crisis,' police to allow unsanctioned Toronto injection site - 16:02

Cancer lingo: How one person's thoughtful metaphor can be another's cliché - 04:32

Saturday the 12th of August 2017

National recall of Maple Lodge Farms chicken frankfurters - 08:02

SECOND OPINION | Pregnancy paradox: Dangers of not testing drugs on pregnant women - 07:32

Friday the 11th of August 2017

Statistics Canada data shows percentage of obese children has fallen nationally - 19:02

Why does scar tissue persist when cells renew? - 15:32

Doctor calls for stop of 'demeaning' practice of watching women swallow Mifegymiso 'abortion pill' - 13:42

Kids should not be allowed to play contact sports, warns concussion expert - 13:42

Healthcare leaders want drug company payments to doctors made public - 13:42

Concerns about integrity of public health-care system prompt audits in B.C - 10:42

Toronto harm reduction advocates pushing for pop-up safe-injection sites - 07:52

You can't get Ontario's free abortion pill without an ultrasound — a hurdle for rural doctors - 04:32

Thursday the 10th of August 2017

'Opioid crisis is an emergency,' Trump declares - 14:32

Pediatricians offer strategies for talking to kids about bad news - 12:02

Thousands more possibly tainted eggs found in Britain - 10:02

'We need that tool in our toolkit': Chef Michael Smith voices support for GMO foods - 08:02

Access to abortion pill in Sask. unclear - 06:32

Wednesday the 9th of August 2017

Music therapy may not lead to big benefits for kids with autism - 17:32

2nd coroner's inquest this summer hears Inuk man in need of medical care was presumed drunk - 15:32

Woman's swollen lips traced to severe Polysporin ointment allergy - 10:52

Youth homelessness linked to foster care system in new study - 10:22

Nova Scotia doctor disciplined in 'death by 1,000 laxatives' case - 08:02

U.S. audit raised 'significant questions' about Canadian meat inspections - 05:32

Tuesday the 8th of August 2017

Is Caster Semenya playing fair? - 09:02

RCMP plan to launch study on operational stress, PTSD in Mounties - 08:32

'Coincidental role,' says N.L. health minister who used CPR to save man's life - 08:02

Prison guards in Alberta overdosing on fentanyl during searches 'a huge problem' - 08:02

Monday the 7th of August 2017

Blood pressure fluctuations linked to dementia: study - 16:32

Mediterranean diet tied to lower risk of gallbladder surgery: study - 14:02