CBC: Health

Friday th 11th of July 2008

UCLA scientists use PET scans to locate, track prostate cancer cells in mice - 12:14

Alzheimer's patients have rapid growth of brain ventricles: study - 12:14

Woman launches marathon Maritime swim - 11:28

N.B. hospital loses power after copper wire thefts - 11:01

'Social tonics' contain unauthorized drugs, Health Canada warns - 11:01

Longer wait times expected for radiology reports - 09:07

Thursday th 10th of July 2008

Children hardwired for empathy, say brain researchers - 23:21

Diabetes may decrease male fertility, research indicates - 13:14

Nanomaterials could pose health risks, need more oversight, council says - 11:21

Lab technologist praises pathologist at cancer inquiry - 09:28

Doctor calls for ER to reopen following woman's death - 08:21

Families launch $50M proposed class action after C. difficile outbreak - 07:56

Radiologist leaving P.E.I. for Alberta - 05:42

Wednesday th 9th of July 2008

Saskatoon doctor facing sexual charges identified - 16:14

New form of brain-wasting disease identified - 15:49

Bright bugs point to good drugs - 15:07

Salmonella outbreak widens to 1,017 cases - 15:07

1 year community service for HIV-positive woman guilty of assault - 12:28

An Aspirin a day may keep osteoporosis at bay: study - 11:42

Hôtel Dieu ER won't take overnight ambulances because of staff crisis - 11:21

Lab technologists never formally trained, former worker says - 07:56

N.L. dental association desperate for more surgeons - 06:49

Tuesday th 8th of July 2008

Sex at 70 better than ever before: Swedish study - 18:28

Nutrition: The best foods of summer - 14:42

Shared obstetrics not working, new parents say - 13:14

Top health execs on chopping block - 12:49

Tomato-based vaccine shows promise against Alzheimer's in mice - 09:28

Majority of women happy with breast reconstruction: U.S. study - 09:07

4 Canadians with salmonella infections linked to U.S. outbreak - 08:21

Central Health cancels extra money for new docs - 07:56

Monday th 7th of July 2008

Researcher returns to Iqaluit to test dust from contaminated soil - 16:14

Aggressive form of lymphoma on the rise: U.S. study - 16:14

CDC reports almost 8,000 adverse reactions to cervical vaccine in U.S. - 14:21

Salmonella probe turns to peppers, cilantro - 12:07

Docs not keen on reducing asthma drugs in kids with well-controlled symptoms - 12:07

Health Canada going after flavoured cigars - 07:42

Buy shellfish from reputable dealers: New Brunswick health officials - 07:42

Gander medical clinic holds doctor draw - 07:42

Friday th 4th of July 2008

French patients demand standing at cancer test inquiry - 19:21

Red, red wine: Health pros and cons - 15:14

Zeroing in on brain chemical's link to SIDS: scientists - 11:07

Lab problems due to restructuring, former clinical chief says - 09:35

Transgendered man gives birth to girl - 09:35

Thursday th 3rd of July 2008

First Canadian case linked to U.S. salmonella outbreak - 19:56

Hospital staffing crisis sparks huge rally in Grand Falls-Windsor - 16:14

Track fruits and veggies from farm to store, consumer groups urge - 16:14

ADHD drug linked to suicide attempts: Health Canada - 16:14

Cutting calories could lengthen your life, research shows - 15:07

Homicide autopsies return to Ottawa as new pathologist arrives - 12:28

Ontario woman gains East Coast accent following stroke - 12:07