CBC: Health

Friday the 24th of March 2017

Stopping a pandemic before it starts - 16:21

Quebec considers broadening access to doctor-assisted death - 16:21

Should organ donor consent be assumed? N.L health minister not convinced - 15:21

Nuns model skillful ways to speak to ill seniors - 10:51

Here's how goggles can help brain-injury patients see the whole picture - 09:01

Nurse accused in seniors' deaths stated 'it wasn't accidental,' childhood friend says - 09:01

Should First Nations 'social emergencies' receive the same response as natural disasters? - 09:01

Thursday the 23rd of March 2017

Nurse accused of killing seniors tended to them 'just prior to their deaths,' police allege - 16:11

Superbug tuberculosis threatens global control efforts - 09:22

Tax deduction for fertility treatments expanded, made retroactive for 10 years - 08:31

'She was my only girl': Nunavut teen's death sheds light on failures in fighting TB - 04:31

Wednesday the 22nd of March 2017

Canada's smoking rate falls slightly - 14:41

Rare cancer linked to deaths with textured breast implants, FDA says - 11:51

'He took his last breath in my arms': Retired B.C. doctor died in hospital waiting room, wife says - 09:51

'He took his last breath in my arms': retired B.C. doctor died in hospital waiting room, wife says - 08:51

Tuesday the 21st of March 2017

Prostate cancer patients report that surgery offers worst outcome on quality of life - 21:31

Fish oil supplements during pregnancy don't improve child's intelligence: study - 18:01

'I really think people will die': Americans fear losing health care under Trump's plan - 15:01

Mississauga girl loses 2 limbs after infection doctors thought was influenza - 10:31

Care guidelines for cancer survivors often unclear, review finds - 10:02

Quebec government to announce long-awaited autism plan - 09:01

Toronto's overdose plan aims to stop drug users from 'dying in the shadows' - 08:32

New Brunswick thoracic patients won't be accepted by Nova Scotia surgeons - 08:01

Monday the 20th of March 2017

Busy coffee shops and bank machines top list of ideal spots to place life-saving devices - 15:32

Gender-based violence report to address 'rape culture,' says Conservative MP - 14:31

HIV-TB infections on the rise, European health officials find - 11:32

Advertising by some Manitoba chiropractors undermines public health, expert says - 09:31

Canadian medical staff saving lives on the front lines of the battle for Mosul - 08:01

How prescription opioids harm little kids - 07:02

Sunday the 19th of March 2017

Taking the money out of marijuana, and how to feel like you've won the lottery - 07:32

'So many barriers': Support for teen dads lags behind help for young moms - 04:32

Saturday the 18th of March 2017

Increase in yellow fever cases has Brazil on high alert - 15:51

Friday the 17th of March 2017

Bringing cryopreserved tissue back to life - 17:31

Opioid dependence can start in just days - 17:01

Drug overdoses claim 102 lives in B.C. in February, an average of 3.6 a day - 15:31

Some emergency room doctors in Nova Scotia to see pay cut - 15:01

Not getting enough sleep? You're not alone — and that's bad for all of us - 12:01

For healthier arteries, do as Amazon rainforest inhabitants do - 11:31

Opioid overdose risk rises with use of anti-anxiety drugs, study finds - 08:11

Naturopath who provided echinacea cleared of wrongdoing in Alberta boy's meningitis death - 08:11

An 'essential medicines' list could ensure all Canadians have access to the drugs they need - 04:31

Thursday the 16th of March 2017

Falls take a rising toll on elderly brains - 15:01

Britain's first 3-parent IVF baby medical team granted licence - 09:31

Dandy the trauma dog makes victims of tragedy feel better, 1 cuddle at a time - 08:31

Wednesday the 15th of March 2017

Patients warned against unproven stem cell treatments after 3 women blinded - 17:31

Trump immigration policies kill work visas for specialized Canadian nurses - 17:01

Patients warned against unproven stem cell treatments after 3 women blinded - 17:01

Stroke patients not getting vital test to see if they can swallow, study finds - 16:32

U.S. study shows people having less sex, especially when they're married - 12:21

Employers want Ottawa's help to deal with marijuana-smoking workers - 10:51