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Health: February 2013 Archives

Weight gain and eating times

The Public Health Agency of Canada says one in four adult Canadians are obese and as many as two out of every three are overweight. New research published last week shows weight gain is as much about when you eat as what you eat

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Babies born by Caesarean section

A controversial new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal provides evidence of long term harm to babies born by Caesarean section and those who are formula fed.

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Guidelines for stroke victims

New American guidelines say people who think they're having a stroke should rush to hospital for immediate treatment. House doctor Brian Goldman wonders whether Canada's health care system is up to the task.

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