CBC: Health

Sunday the 30th of April 2017

Pet therapy with a twist: Capybara, kinkajou and owls soothe stressed students - 12:01

Second Opinion: A dietary dust-up over saturated fat story - 07:31

Saturday the 29th of April 2017

Killer curiosity: PTSD risks associated with watching graphic videos - 14:51

Patient advocate 'deeply disappointed' budget won't cover cancer meds taken at home - 10:01

Pharmacare advocates hope Ontario plan will push Trudeau to act - 04:31

Friday the 28th of April 2017

Glyphosate labels to change, Health Canada announces - 20:31

'The enemy of my enemy is my friend:' Couple turns to virus to beat back superbug - 19:31

'In complete distress': deaf man dies without help in hospital as Canadian Hearing Society strike drags on - 11:31

Mystery deaths in Liberia linked to funeral: WHO - 09:32

Thursday the 27th of April 2017

Ontario budget 2017: Free prescription drugs for anyone under 25, a first of its kind, Liberals say - 17:11

DIY braces trend makes B.C. orthodontists grit their teeth - 11:31

Fatal fentanyl overdose data lacking from across Canada, federal health minister says - 09:31

Medical marijuana middlemen: How specialty clinics cash in on legal prescriptions - 04:31

Wednesday the 26th of April 2017

Energy drink's non-caffeine ingredients may affect heart - 18:01

Province, city to compensate North Battleford, Sask., tainted water victims - 12:04

Pie, tart shells from Edmonton bakery recalled nationally due to E. coli scare - 10:02

E. coli outbreak at Edmonton bakery prompts national recall - 09:32

Tuesday the 25th of April 2017

'We felt like screaming': Wife says crowded hospital failed her dying husband - 20:32

Scientists simulate mom's womb in tiny lambs to try to help preemies - 18:31

Pass the butter: Cutting saturated fat does not reduce heart disease risk, cardiologists say - 18:31

Sex selection in Indian community persists despite years spent in Canada, researchers find - 08:01

Monday the 24th of April 2017

Calgary mother hopes photo of dying son will deter others from doing fentanyl - 13:52

Broad Hepatitis C screening of Canadian adults not supported by evidence, task force concludes - 12:51

3 African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine - 09:31

Squeamish ceviche: chic raw fish dishes are tasty, but watch for worms - 06:01

Let's be friendly to people with dementia - 06:01

Sunday the 23rd of April 2017

Second Opinion: Million-dollar drug flops - 07:21

'It's made a difference': How word clouds offer solace to family members as a loved one dies - 04:31

Saturday the 22nd of April 2017

Groups on both sides of assisted-death debate want more transparency - 12:21

Why food recalls may seem more frequent - 07:31

Miss Vickie's recalls jalapeno-flavoured chips due to salmonella risk - 07:01

Friday the 21st of April 2017

Canadian scientists stung by funding cuts have their own reasons to march this weekend - 18:31

New Brunswick 'totally unprepared' for fentanyl crisis, critic says - 08:41

'I feel quite abandoned': Woman facing worsening debilitation challenges medically assisted dying law - 08:41

Thursday the 20th of April 2017

Health, legal implications of weed still murky this 4/20 - 21:01

Expert panel recommends abortion pill should be free - 14:51

Canadian researchers find new compound to potentially fight antibiotic-resistant infections - 14:21

How cycling to work could save thousands of lives a year - 14:21

National panel recommends abortion pill should be free - 13:51

Can anything be done to prevent hospital misdiagnoses? - 12:51

Abuse changes women's brains — but exactly how isn't known - 11:21

1,300 Canadians have died with medical assistance since legalization—here's one man's story - 06:21

Wednesday the 19th of April 2017

Canadian doctor Rob Fowler recognized for life-saving treatment in Ebola outbreak - 13:01

New prostate cancer survey examines range of factors affecting quality of life - 12:32

Bored of your Fitbit? Winnipeg researcher explains how motivations change over time - 12:32

Probiotic yogurt benefits vary, study finds - 04:31

Tuesday the 18th of April 2017

How an oilsands facility became a makeshift hospital during the wildfire - 11:02

Woman calls on Nova Scotia to update rules on breast reduction surgery - 11:02

Respiratory problems affect 1 in 5 firefighters after Fort McMurray wildfire - 08:01

Monday the 17th of April 2017

ENCORE: Hate the gym? History explains why the treadmill can feel like torture - 15:32