CBC: Health

Monday th 21st of January 2019

British scientists hope gene-edited chickens will help ward off the next pandemic - 21:50

New guidelines may reduce risk of legal marijuana in youth - 11:10

'They covered it up': 3 women go public with sexual assault allegations against former RCMP doctor - 09:31

Chinese scientist behind gene-edited babies fired by university - 09:10

Scientists grow human blood vessels from stem cells in a dish - 04:20

'If you don't ask, then you won't know': family doctors guided on care for transgender teens - 00:20

Sunday th 20th of January 2019

Group challenges ruling requiring doctors to give referrals for services that clash with beliefs - 16:00

Want to lose weight? More sleep could help, doctors say - 04:30

Saturday th 19th of January 2019

A daily dose (or 2): Curious minds turn to CBD to treat range of ailments - 13:10

Will price be a barrier to new cancer immunotherapy? - 09:10

Feeling lonely? You're not alone - and it could be affecting your physical health - 04:10

Friday th 18th of January 2019

Family blames understaffing at care home for elderly woman's broken hip - 16:40

Alberta judge says no money for couple charged in son's meningitis death - 15:40

Lawsuits ramp up pressure on family that owns opioid company - 14:40

Mother of 3-year-old killed by flu shares story, advocates for vaccine - 11:40

Debate brews over ruling that sends Kitchener, Ont. nurse back to work after stealing drugs - 11:40

Thursday th 17th of January 2019

20-year-old paralyzed by falling tree during B.C. storm 'can't wait to get home' - 18:20

Naturopaths still making 'unacceptable' number of dubious claims face minimum $500 fines - 18:20

UN health chief orders probe into misconduct - 15:20

Health officials eye injectable addiction treatment that could 'turn the tide of the opioid epidemic' - 11:20

Yellow carbon monoxide monitors 'worth their weight in gold' to B.C. paramedics - 11:20

'I feel normal': health officials eye injectable opioid addiction treatment - 10:00

Next on Ford's chopping block: regional health care agencies called LHINs - 04:10

Low chance but high risk — Zika virus still a threat to travellers - 04:10

Wednesday th 16th of January 2019

B.C. health official questions value of handing out free naloxone nasal spray - 19:10

Less beef, more beans. Experts say world needs a new diet - 19:10

Calgary anesthesiologist suspended until drugging and rape allegations dealt with in court - 11:30

Immunizations still urged as Alberta heads into second half of flu season - 11:30

'They'll talk to my wife. But I'm right there,' says man living with dementia - 10:30

Tuesday th 15th of January 2019

Expert panel warns of crisis in long-term care home staffing - 19:00

Surgery wait lists in B.C. grow larger than population of some cities, report says - 19:00

Toronto Public Health issues alert about bad drugs sold as fentanyl or heroin - 18:40

Jurors in traumatic trials need counselling and support, not just 'a coffee and a handshake': advocate - 17:40

Just 1 or 2 experiences with marijuana may alter teen brain - 17:20

Parents often don't know when teens have suicidal thoughts - 13:10

'My child's health is paramount': Gabrielle Daleman's mother on her daughter's mental health battle - 12:20

Quebec school board to inspect all schools following carbon monoxide leak - 11:20

Sometimes, men feel more pain than women - 04:20

Monday th 14th of January 2019

Code orange: 'Human tragedy' of fatal bus crash tests staff at Ottawa Hospital - 18:20

Rat infestations plague Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley and even Haida Gwaii - 15:00

Baby nearly dies in Sherbrooke hospital due to accidental fentanyl overdose - 15:00

Midwives group applies for regulation under new provincial act - 00:30

Sunday th 13th of January 2019

Orange juice may get squeezed out of Canada's revised food guide - 21:20

'Greed is a powerful weapon': Are illegal kickbacks in Ontario driving up the cost of your generic drugs? - 04:10

Saturday th 12th of January 2019

The dark side of Canada's new food guide — many Canadians can't follow it - 09:20

Friday th 11th of January 2019

Health Canada stands by approval of ingredient in Roundup weed killer - 22:10

6 flu deaths among kids reported in Canada - 17:40

Cancer death rate in U.S. has now been falling for 25 years - 15:40

'Bill 101 has to be respected,' Legault says of Lachute hospital controversy - 14:40

Harm reduction and fighting poverty centre of Manitoba NDP addictions strategy - 14:40