CBC: Health

Wednesday th 24th of June 2009

Avoid contamination of reusable grocery bags, Health Canada advises - 12:56

Canada is 'hub' for illegal drug shipments - 12:14

Tuesday th 23rd of June 2009

Brain study shows differences in night owls, early risers - 18:56

Few extra pounds may protect Canadians from early death - 17:28

Opera, dynamic music could aid rehabilitation, says Italian study - 17:07

First swine flu-related deaths reported in Ottawa - 15:56

Treat swine flu the same way on reserves across Canada, Senate told - 15:56

U.S. patients don't get bad test news 7% of the time, study shows - 14:07

Spiralling cost of vision loss requires national plan: CNIB - 13:42

Home HIV test kits not approved, Health Canada warns - 11:49

Public health confirms another swine flu case in Moncton - 10:42

Monday th 22nd of June 2009

30 new cases bring Nunavut's swine flu count to 234 - 17:07

Staying social may keep seniors' motor skills sharp - 16:42

6-year-old's death believed to be linked to swine flu - 16:42

Canada's heart attack death rates declined rapidly after 1994 - 15:56

Dog, cat bites could spread MRSA - 15:14

Breast cancer screenings delayed by Oromocto ER closure - 14:49

College silent on doctor's restriction - 11:28

Northern Manitoba native groups co-ordinate swine flu response - 11:28

Doctors worried methadone clinic may close - 11:28

Only a quarter of Calgary Catholic school girls get HPV vaccination - 11:28

Poor cleaning of onion dicer suspected in North Bay's E. coli outbreak - 10:42

Sunday th 21st of June 2009

New approach to fighting AIDS combines HIV, chemo - 12:07

Saturday th 20th of June 2009

Hundreds ride to conquer cancer - 18:07

Friday th 19th of June 2009

Manitoba special needs patients left in van as care workers go to movie - 15:49

Vitamin ads' prostate-cancer claims 'dishonest': consumer group - 15:28

N.B. Medical Society promises court fight over fee-freeze law - 14:42

Public health confirms 3rd case of swine flu in N.B. - 14:42

Wiseman wrong to suggest new specialist is coming: Eastern Health - 14:42

Australian dies with swine flu - 13:14

Health minister proposes ban on chemical used in plastics - 11:42

Thursday th 18th of June 2009

Finding biological 'don't panic button' points to better anxiety drug - 17:42

Health workers not taking pandemic precautions: CDC - 16:56

Imperial Tobacco pushes for action on cigarette smuggling - 15:07

Doctors' group reports 'spotty progress' in reducing patient wait times - 13:35

Raitt looks to France, Belgium for medical isotopes - 10:56

Agriculture committee calls for public inquiry into listeriosis crisis - 10:35

P.E.I. applying carrot and stick for bike helmet laws - 07:35

Apology empty, says woman wrongly given chemotherapy drugs - 07:35

Wednesday th 17th of June 2009

Gene wrongly linked to depression risk: review - 18:28

Device stimulates paralyzed hands, arms to move again - 17:42

Psoriasis drug withdrawn from market - 17:21

Health-care bargaining hits snag in Saskatchewan - 16:35

$1.6 M in funding announced for brain-wasting disease research - 16:14

Ontario tightens rules for use of consultants - 14:21

Ontario, Manitoba prescribe Tamiflu differently for swine flu - 13:14

C-sections shouldn't be 'automatic' for breech births, Canadian doctors say - 10:14

Burnaby school closes to stop spread of swine flu - 00:28

Tuesday th 16th of June 2009

Nuclear medicine experts question appointment of isotope adviser - 21:28

Manitoba records 2 deaths due to swine flu - 16:14