CBC: Health

Friday th 6th of June 2008

Weight gain with Type 1 diabetes may associated with longer life: study - 21:28

Public health guide wrong to say parents can sleep with babies: Quebec coroner - 15:49

Automated smoke alarms creating too many false alarms, say fire chiefs - 14:42

Ontario's smog causes 9,500 deaths per year, medical association says - 13:14

N.B. paramedics say rural response times suffering - 09:28

Dysphagia - 07:56

Overhaul needed in St. John's lab, MD tells inquiry - 04:56

Thursday th 5th of June 2008

Sleeping in bed with parents dangerous for baby, report warns - 16:56

High-protein, high-dairy diet prevents bone loss: study - 13:56

Mercury fillings pose health risks, FDA warns - 10:35

Food summit marred by political squabbling - 09:07

Little response after breast cancer test warning: MD - 07:56

Wednesday th 4th of June 2008

Kylie Minogue's breast cancer leads to screening spike in young women: study - 15:49

Banned inside, smokers puff away outside Regina hospital - 15:28

Rheumatoid arthritis drug may increase cancer risk - 12:07

Canadian watchdog keeps eye on U.S. salmonella outbreak - 11:42

Phthalates: Are the chemicals that make plastic bendy a health hazard? - 08:21

St. John's lab seriously troubled, MD tells inquiry - 07:35

Tuesday th 3rd of June 2008

Defibrillators coming to Vancouver community centres - 15:49

Adverse drug reactions lead to lengthy hospital stays: Vancouver study - 14:42

Charlottetown hospital reports more superbug cases - 14:21

Outbreak of C. difficile at Toronto's St. Michael's Hospital - 12:49

Children's participation rates in sports declining: StatsCan - 12:49

Researcher targets high rate of suicide on Manitoba reserves - 09:49

Details about new medical school to be announced - 09:07

Eastern Health still has 'a ways to go' to restore trust: advocate - 09:07

Raise food production 50 per cent by 2030: UN chief - 09:07

Monday th 2nd of June 2008

Doctor who led SARS fight in Toronto dies - 15:28

Long periods of hay fever can reduce airflow in nasal passages - 15:28

People who bottle up may fare better after trauma, new research suggests - 10:56

Bill C-51: Targeting natural health products? - 10:14

Corner Brook ICU patients moved after roof fire - 08:42

Senator Kennedy to receive surgery for brain tumour - 08:42

Friday th 30th of May 2008

St. John's pathologist withdraws resignation - 15:21

Most kids' caregivers unaware of toxicity of household products: research - 15:21

Ambulance takeover by Alberta Health met with cautious praise, concern - 13:07

Testosterone gene could offer men competitive edge in sports: study - 11:14

Trace bisphenol A levels in canned goods harmless: Health Canada - 10:28

Nurses' union opposes moving staff between hospitals - 08:35

Baking soda ingredient could find early cancers, study says - 08:14

Would never mislead public on cancer tests, PR exec tells inquiry - 07:28

Police find stolen computer device containing health records - 07:28

Thursday th 29th of May 2008

Fruit compounds may stave off lung cancer in smokers: study - 17:35

Breast reduction surgery - 07:56

Wednesday th 28th of May 2008

Manitoba hires 18 more nurse practitioners - 15:42

Pathologist at heart of N.B. inquiry into botched tests apologizes - 15:21

Ambulance New Brunswick defends its service in Simonds - 12:42

Medical marijuana user files human rights complaint over smoking laws - 11:14

One quarter of disabled kids not getting special education: StatsCan - 11:14

Dismissed pathologist to testify at N.B. inquiry into his errors - 08:35