CBC: Health

Tuesday th 16th of April 2019

Ford government to merge ambulance services across Ontario - 15:00

Health Canada says ultrasound no longer mandatory before Mifegymiso prescribed for abortion - 14:30

Public health spending cut in Ontario called 'huge step backwards' - 13:30

Stop selling transvaginal surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse, U.S. FDA orders - 12:30

Group wants to set up Halifax overdose prevention site 'one way or another' - 09:13

'You're the voice in a very dark night': Training helps RCMP's 911 staff stay calm - 09:13

Monday th 15th of April 2019

UNAIDS grapples with previously undisclosed allegations of financial and sexual misconduct - 16:12

Possible measles outbreak at Victoria Montessori school - 15:40

Meet the B.C. man who has reversed more than 190 overdoses - 12:30

UN, U.S. report sizable increase in measles cases compared to this time last year - 11:28

How this teacher's note steered her student away from suicide - 08:50

'Is red meat good or bad?' Researchers say that's the wrong question - 03:20

Sunday th 14th of April 2019

'I had a hard time breathing': Changes urged over airplane cabin fumigation - 19:30

Big pharma might cut research, delay new drugs if pharmacare means more generics: memo - 11:30

Madagascar measles epidemic kills more than 1,200 despite desire for vaccinations - 10:00

Time out for time outs: Why pediatricians now promote 'positive parenting' - 03:10

Saturday th 13th of April 2019

2 life-saving transplant recipients, 2 views on presumed consent for organ donation - 10:30

N.S. Legislature passes presumed consent bill for organ donation - 10:30

Why 2nd-worst Ebola outbreak is growing concern - 10:00

B.C.'s system for regulating health-care workers is failing patients, report says - 09:10

Doctor writes to U.S. embassy, urging visa for Afghan mother in N.L. with ailing child - 08:50

Fisher-Price recalls Rock 'n Play sleepers in U.S. after more than 30 babies die - 08:20

'Help!' Health Canada asks Canadians for advice on problem of youth vaping - 08:20

Friday th 12th of April 2019

What Ontario's plan to reduce public health units could mean - 16:50

Mysterious drug mix causing harder-to-revive overdoses, sparking new panic on DTES - 16:50

Swallowed toys, coins, batteries spark rise in toddler ER visits in U.S. - 16:30

Terry Fox Research Institute launches 'precision medicine' network to better treat cancer - 15:00

Childhood HPV vaccine lowers precursor to cervical cancer 'greater than expected' - 15:00

Montérégie high school to fine students for vaping, smoking on property - 14:10

What ultimately changed the mind of a mother who refused to vaccinate her kids - 13:40

Ohio governor signs ban on abortion after 1st heartbeat - 09:50

What we know about the alleged misuse of labour-inducing drug in Moncton - 09:50

Ebola outbreak in Congo may be declared a global emergency - 09:50

'Immunity can wear off over time': doctors highlight undervaccination in adults - 03:20

Thursday th 11th of April 2019

Rip up current system and start over, recommends review of B.C.'s professional health colleges - 21:30

How family practice anesthetists could help Nova Scotia's health system - 16:50

Supreme Court decision could lift lid on physician billing figures in Ontario - 12:30

'Damn it was good': N.S. woman made most of life after cancer diagnosis - 11:10

'It's very serious': Relying on short-term doctors may harm health care in Nunavut - 11:10

Lawsuit alleges Manitoba physicians college broke agreement to 'refrain from criticisms' of chiropractors - 11:10

Proposed class-action launched against Horizon and nurse over alleged labour inducement - 11:10

Alberta women with breast implant illness urge doctors to warn others of risk - 09:20

'You want to scream': Cost of organ transplant a worry for some B.C. patients - 02:30

Wednesday th 10th of April 2019

Father of Grade 1 student suspended over vaccination records highlights 'bureaucratic black hole' - 20:30

6th case of measles confirmed on Vancouver Island - 18:50

Bacteria from WW I soldier offer clues to cholera epidemics - 17:20

More than 10,300 Canadians lost their lives to opioids in less than 3 years - 13:50

Johnson & Johnson marketed baby powder to people of colour even after safety concerns mounted - 11:00

Fake Xanax pills containing fentanyl circulating in Halifax - 08:40

N.W.T. man says doctor shared 'too much information' about his illness to employer - 08:40