CBC: Health

Thursday th 28th of August 2008

Produce safety changes urged, U.S. salmonella outbreak appears over - 18:07

Ont. urges family doctors to save blood tests for listeriosis patients - 17:42

Source of legionella hard to pinpoint: Hamilton medical officer - 16:56

Brains of stroke survivors show improvements from exercise - 16:14

P.E.I. meat producer looking at regular bacteria testing - 13:35

Epsom salts protect against cerebral palsy risk: study - 13:35

Fewer young Islanders lighting up: survey - 09:49

Ottawa woman joins listeria lawsuit after month-long illness - 09:49

No plans to change Ontario meat inspection: minister - 09:49

Funeral to be held for suspected listeriosis victim as recall widens - 09:28

Doggy joggers: Tips for taking Rover on your run - 08:21

'Social injustice killing on grand scale': report to WHO - 03:28

Wednesday th 27th of August 2008

$80M allocated for health superboard startup costs - 18:28

Federal inspectors not at fault for listeriosis outbreak: agriculture minister - 18:07

Fat cells from obese people 'stressed': study - 15:28

Recalled meats removed from stores; territories remain listeriosis-free - 14:21

B.C. health agency may ban deli meat in its facilities - 14:21

Food safety agency allowing producers to police themselves: ex-inspector - 14:21

Listeriosis symptoms - 11:21

Is bigger better? Listeria fears put meat producers in spotlight - 10:35

Plan to free up hospital beds draws mixed reviews from MDs, nurses - 09:49

Unnamed Manitoba doctor's licence revoked due to psychiatric illness - 09:28

Tuesday th 26th of August 2008

Medical officer doubts listeria behind camp illnesses - 17:21

Test results pending in 4 Alberta listeriosis cases - 17:21

Belief in cancer myths risky: report - 16:56

Canada OKs vaccine to prevent painful shingles in seniors - 16:35

High levels of toxic metals found in herbal medicines sold online - 16:35

Meat recall timeline - 15:07

Mumps outbreak spreads in Metro Vancouver: health official - 15:07

Premature birth tied to infections - 12:07

Listeria fears grow after camp workers get sick - 10:35

Recall over listeriosis fears expands to 3 more products - 04:35

Monday th 25th of August 2008

Health warnings failed to curb use of antipsychotic drugs in seniors: study - 18:07

Proposed law would stiffen penalties for violence against pregnant women - 16:56

Women smokers closing in on men: survey - 15:07

Eastern Health shifts patients from hospital beds to care homes - 14:42

Breastfeeding may help reduce risk of aggressive cancer: study - 13:56

Burning incense increases cancer risks: study - 11:42

Listeria recall widens to sandwiches - 06:28

Sunday th 24th of August 2008

Health minister expects more cases in listeriosis outbreak - 19:14

Friday th 22nd of August 2008

Doctors weigh options to codeine to avoid overdoses in infants - 18:07

45,000 Gatineau residents told to boil their water - 16:56

Officials check hospitals, nursing homes for recalled meat - 16:56

Lung association to pay for lung transplant patient's living expenses - 16:56

Habitual snorer? Blame Fido, study suggests - 16:35

Health Canada warns against two natural health products - 12:07

Maple Leaf stresses food safety as role of federal inspectors debated - 11:21

Smoking in movies encourages young people to pick up the habit: report - 08:21

Thursday th 21st of August 2008

Lettuce, spinach can be zapped with radiation to kill germs: U.S. ruling - 19:14

$554 M awarded to Canadian research hospitals - 18:49