CBC: Health

Friday th 11th of January 2019

CAQ government will look at extending access to doctor-assisted dying, says premier - 14:40

Boozeless parties? Alberta women launch groups for sober fun - 14:10

Job-related deaths in Canada dramatically under-reported: study - 14:10

Fibroid drug linked to serious liver problems, Health Canada warns - 13:10

Rare direct indictment for paramedics charged in death of 'Good Samaritan' Al-Hasnawi - 12:10

Red Deer surgeons call on province to lift cap on joint replacements - 12:10

Why this year's flu is hitting kids hard - 04:10

Thursday th 10th of January 2019

Police, paramedics trained to flag tissue donors - 20:00

Coke-funded group swayed China's obesity efforts, researchers say - 14:00

Travellers hunt for Twinrix vaccine during shortage - 11:00

Nova Scotia agrees to cover man's $900K cancer treatment in Boston - 11:00

Women with pelvic mesh complications face higher depression risk - 04:10

Wednesday th 9th of January 2019

U.S. officials declare end to outbreak from romaine lettuce - 19:30

Military reports 15 suicides in 2018 despite new prevention strategy - 19:00

Influenza has killed 3 unvaccinated Sask. preschoolers so far this season: public health officials - 19:00

Ontario father struggles with grief after running over and killing daughter - 10:30

How benzos and Xanax culture propel the opioid crisis - 10:30

This First Nation produces clean water. So why are so many residents afraid to drink it? - 10:00

The creative ways countries around the world tackle food guidance - 04:01

Why the new Canada's Food Guide is unlikely to avoid controversy - 04:01

Tuesday th 8th of January 2019

The H1N1 strain of the swine flu is back — here's what you need to know - 14:50

NYC launches $100M universal health insurance program - 14:20

New Regent Park program provides holistic support for new Indigenous moms - 10:40

Shoppers Drug Mart starts selling medical marijuana online - 10:40

Anxiety pills that promise so much leave behind a hidden 'epidemic' - 10:10

New year, no meat: More Canadians are embracing 'Veganuary' - 05:00

How an Alberta woman changed her life to save her sister - 05:00

Monday th 7th of January 2019

Breaking through: How sign language classes became 'a miracle' for this Newfoundland mom - 14:40

'A number of people concerned' after faulty cancer treatment at Hamilton hospital - 14:40

Challenge to medically assisted dying laws begins in Quebec court - 14:40

Cannabis can make you sick: Calgary woman diagnosed with rare cannabinoid syndrome - 13:20

Living alone can be a risky business. Here's how to help loved ones plan for the worst - 12:50

Families sue care homes, alleging neglect contributed to death of loved ones - 11:20

The common pill that's killing in the shadow of the opioid crisis - 04:30

Sunday th 6th of January 2019

Food allergies reported by a 'high' rate of U.S. adults - 04:10

Saturday th 5th of January 2019

A study tracked cancer patients using crowd funding to pay for homeopathy. The results are troubling - 09:20

Friday th 4th of January 2019

Higher flu numbers reflect early start to season, says N.B.'s top doctor - 20:50

B.C. removes prescription drug deductibles for low-income residents - 18:10

'It's the dementia, it's not me': How this woman finds resilience in the face of memory loss - 16:40

Nine police officer suicides prompt review from Ontario's chief coroner - 15:10

MS patient in hospital since 2017 finally goes home - 15:10

Halifax's refugee health clinic 'stretching at the seams' due to doctor shortage - 15:10

Robo-doctors? How AI could do jobs we once thought couldn't be automated - 15:10

'Safe supply' program will distribute free opioids to entrenched users - 15:10

The influencers: How Ottawa uses popular online hosts to get its messages out - 15:10

Winnipeg cancer patient spends almost a year documenting chemo pumps with expired safety checks - 13:20

Patient in Sweden being tested for Ebola after visiting Burundi - 10:50

Opioids after wisdom teeth removal should be a last resort, not a routine prescription - 04:20

Thursday th 3rd of January 2019

Chance of surviving an overdose depends on where you live, advocates say - 16:30

Radiation equipment may not have correctly targeted 25 cervical cancer patients - 15:00