CBC: Health

Wednesday th 19th of September 2018

Low-carb diet better when it includes more vegetables, nuts - 14:30

N.S. woman choosing to die earlier than she wants due to 'extreme' assisted-dying law - 09:30

Tuesday th 18th of September 2018

California sues maker of Humira for alleged kickbacks to doctors - 16:20

More than 8,000 apparent opioid-related deaths in Canada since 2016 - 14:30

Mom and daughter share 4-year nursing program together, still not sick of each other - 12:10

B.C.-based grower approved to export marijuana to U.S. for clinical trial - 11:40

A child dies every 5 seconds, and most are preventable deaths: UN - 11:40

'I feel betrayed by my company': TTC subway operator barred while using medicinal cannabis - 07:32

The dangers of not vaccinating are horrifying and graphic. Government warnings must show that - 06:33

'I feel betrayed by my company': TTC subway operator barred while using medicinal cannabis - 06:33

Monday th 17th of September 2018

Healthy seniors taking baby Aspirin may be doing more harm than good - 14:00

Vaping on school buses and in classes: Pharmacist warns of high e-cigarette use among N.L. teens - 09:30

Mental health crisis grips Puerto Rico as rebuilding efforts stumble a year after hurricane - 03:20

'People are going to die': A city ravaged by the opioid crisis waits anxiously for overdose prevention site - 03:20

Sunday th 16th of September 2018

Canada's artificial trans fats ban comes into effect — with a phase-out period - 03:15

Saturday th 15th of September 2018

Timing is everything: How body-clock medicine tackles age-old diseases - 08:30

How psychedelic therapy could treat mental illness — by helping people think more like kids - 07:33

Friday th 14th of September 2018

Her dense breast tissue hid cancer for years. Now she's warning others - 17:30

Mysterious Good Samaritan leaves handwritten suicide prevention messages on Lions Gate Bridge - 09:30

Health Canada asked 102 drug companies to stop marketing opioids. Just 25 responded - 03:11

Thursday th 13th of September 2018

From corneas to tendons, a new 'tissue bank' improves transplant process - 15:20

2nd possible carcinogen found in recalled blood pressure drug valsartan, Health Canada says - 12:20

Ottawa proposes $100M settlement for disabled vets over clawback of benefits - 09:00

Man with autism spends 8 days in Calgary ER — mostly in isolation — but never admitted - 09:00

Wednesday th 12th of September 2018

Extra folic acid taken during pregnancy doesn't prevent pre-eclampsia, trial shows - 18:20

Medical students schooled in Indigenous issues - 16:00

Miracle cure or major con? UBC researchers break down 329 likely health scams - 16:00

New details on child deaths offer more questions than answers - 16:00

Medical marijuana system will continue after legalization, says Health Canada - 14:20

Cancer deaths rise to 9.6 million globally as populations age - 13:50

U.S. officials call teen vaping 'epidemic' - 10:20

'Look where I am now': Broncos bus crash survivor Straschnitzki on his push for independence - 04:41

'Nothing short of remarkable': Study finds parents' chats with their toddlers pay off 10 years later - 04:28

Tuesday th 11th of September 2018

Taya was born with 3 thumbs, and she's been looking for a special friend just like her - 16:20

Marvelon 28 birth control pills missing day label stickers, Health Canada says - 12:50

Ottawa Public Health preparing for a more diverse senior population - 10:30

Controversial chiropractor still posting videos while under investigation - 09:10

Why overdose is the wrong word when it comes to cannabis - 09:10

Monday th 10th of September 2018

Maniwaki Hospital forced into costly solution to lure specialists - 17:30

'We're all lonely': Vancouver event aims to end stigma around loneliness - 17:30

Health Department blasted for 'disappointing' response to pharmacist snooping case - 17:00

Treatment centres assist in Congo's Ebola outbreak but faces old hurdles - 17:00

Paralyzed in Toronto's Danforth shooting, Danielle Kane focuses on healing and forgiveness - 10:00

Sunday th 9th of September 2018

Researcher urges caution to parents using cannabis to treat kid neurological issues - 13:00

Saturday th 8th of September 2018

'The Big Trip' part one: Why some investors and medical researchers are looking past pot to psychedelic drugs - 10:00

It's not just the EpiPen. Canada had 25 new drug shortages this week alone - 08:31

Friday th 7th of September 2018

'He's my medical equipment': Woman with service dog says she was turned away by psychiatrist - 18:30

How opposition to vaccines caused a measles outbreak in Europe - 16:31

Probiotics might not help your gut microbiome and could prevent return to healthy state, studies say - 11:10

Canadian military to severely curtail use of recreational marijuana - 09:40