CBC: Health

Thursday th 12th of June 2008

Plastic shower curtain smell may be toxic: study - 11:49

MDs blast 'divisive' pathologist pay hike - 07:28

Wednesday th 11th of June 2008

Adviser to N.L. premier can't recall when told of cancer test mistakes - 16:28

Taxes, stricter alcohol limits could help cut cost of alcohol abuse: report - 12:42

Ulukhaktok residents sick of long waits to see doctors - 12:21

Cancer risk factors to be studied in large-scale study - 11:35

Tuesday th 10th of June 2008

Alberta loses 4 top public health doctors over salaries - 16:14

Smoking, high BMI may lead to hearing loss, study suggests - 15:49

More chains pull tomatoes from shelves amid salmonella scare - 14:21

Toronto woman seeks bone marrow transplant from donor of Chinese descent - 13:35

Cellphones can give cancer-stricken teens a lifeline: U.K. researchers - 12:07

Ontario commits $2.9M a year for youth drug treatment in Ottawa - 11:21

'I don't know if I have cancer or not': patient in N.B. pathology review - 09:49

Premier's office did not see alarm over cancer tests, inquiry told - 09:28

Monday th 9th of June 2008

Canadian restaurants pull tomatoes over salmonella concerns - 21:28

PQ, ADQ want free IVF treatment - 19:35

Low vitamin D levels linked to increased heart attack risk: study - 16:14

Little relief in sight for arthritis waiting lists - 13:14

Chinese extract may reduce repeat heart attacks: study - 13:14

Boil water order lifted in Saint John - 08:21

Sunday th 8th of June 2008

Eastern Health mired in information 'vacuum,' cancer inquiry told - 11:21

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