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Health: November 2012 Archives

Grapefruit and prescription drugs

A study just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal warns that grapefruit and some citrus fruit can cause serious side effects and can even be lethal if combined with the wrong prescription drug.

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Doctors and hand washing

Every year, more than a quarter of a million Canadians contract preventable infections while they're in hospital. Dr. Brian Goldman talks about how those infections could be easily prevented if only health care professionals washed their hands.

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