CBC: Health

Tuesday th 17th of July 2018

Ottawa sought advice from kids to help pick cannabis warning symbol - 16:10

Head of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says fentanyl almost killed his son - 14:20

Physicians urge Ottawa to pay another $21B over decade for seniors health care - 10:30

Changes needed to death tracking in Ontario, chief coroner says at Wettlaufer inquiry - 10:30

Pharmacare may appeal to premiers seeking consensus this week in N.B. - 03:03

Monday th 16th of July 2018

CRISPR gene editing can cause serious DNA damage, U.K. research finds - 16:20

Sunday th 15th of July 2018

Canadian video debunking fake online health claims becomes viral hit - 16:00

Saturday th 14th of July 2018

Flesh-eating disease leaves Langley, B.C. man fighting for life - 15:30

Europe's Best brand Field Berry Mixes recalled for possible salmonella contamination - 11:50

Website promotes tackling insomnia without use of medication - 09:40

People prefer a good story, no matter what their DNA says - 08:10

Friday th 13th of July 2018

Health Canada ordered to release confidential drug company data on HPV vaccines - 18:30

Supreme Court rules B.C. doesn't have to disclose health records to cigarette maker - 09:30

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay nearly $4.7B in ovarian cancer case - 07:00

Thursday th 12th of July 2018

Supreme Court to rule on whether B.C. has to give health data to cigarette maker - 16:30

Pediatricians need more information on medical marijuana for kids, study says - 13:00

Tiny balloon catheter used by military stops bleeding in trauma patients - 10:20

Mom takes aim at pharmacy over daughter's close call with nut allergy - 09:50

Wednesday th 11th of July 2018

Boys recovering in hospital after Thai cave rescue doing well, health officials say - 17:00

Ontario going back to old sex ed curriculum this fall, PCs say - 13:00

Young soccer players lost weight but 'took care of themselves' in Thai cave - 10:20

Tuesday th 10th of July 2018

Some heart, high blood pressure drugs containing valsartan recalled due to cancer risk - 12:00

Bring on the tats: Patients don't mind if doctors sport body art - 03:20

Monday th 9th of July 2018

Trump says the U.S. is not against breastfeeding, calls New York Times story 'fake news' - 15:30

Hundreds turn out to celebrate lonely Brantford, Ont., teen's 'un-birthday party' - 13:00

Massive failure in cervical cancer screening prompts Ireland to overhaul testing - 03:20

Sunday th 8th of July 2018

Germ-blasting robot sets its sights on fighting C. difficile outbreaks - 05:10

Saturday th 7th of July 2018

Physical toll on trapped soccer team may hamper Thai cave rescue - 20:30

Friday th 6th of July 2018

Demand for EI sickness benefits rising - 17:29

At least 54 heat-related deaths in Quebec as hot spell comes to an end - 17:27

Toronto police begin deploying naloxone to battle opioid overdoses - 11:01

At least 44 heat-related deaths in Quebec as hot spell comes to an end - 11:01

U.K. police hunting for source of nerve-agent poisoning after 2 Britons stricken - 10:31

Thursday th 5th of July 2018

The 'hell' of fighting drug-resistant TB causes some to abandon treatment - 18:03

Amazon buys its 1st online pharmacy - 18:03

Health ministers support idea of national pharmacare, but 'devil is in the details' - 18:03

When prescription opioids run out, users look for the supply on the streets - 18:03

E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce tied to tainted Arizona irrigation canal - 18:03

She's 89, deaf and suffering from dementia. Is the busy care system isolating her further? - 18:03

OHIP+ no longer covers kids, young adults with private insurance, Ontario's new health minister says - 18:03

Twitter comedian Jonny Sun found his voice on the internet. Now he's using it to talk about mental health - 18:03

Life insurance companies no longer treating marijuana use as high risk as tobacco - 18:03

Time's up for sexual harassment in medicine, says Lancet editorial - 18:03

Men make up the majority of N.L. opioid deaths — and one expert isn't surprised - 18:03

Eye surgery attempts to reverse years of blindness for Syrian refugee - 18:03

Life on streets 'a killer': New hospice offers end-of-life care to the homeless - 18:03

U.K. health-care worker arrested on suspicion of murdering 8 babies - 18:03

People 'dying unnecessarily' because of racial bias in Canada's health-care system, researcher says - 18:03

How much online porn do children see unintentionally? Less of it than 5 years ago - 18:03

HPV test should replace Pap test for cervical cancer screening, study suggests - 18:03