May 30, 2009 | 1:51The National Aspirin for Everyone? Video
The National Aspirin for Everyone? May 30, 2009 | 1:51Kas Roussy reports on a new study suggesting that, although many people take Aspirin daily to prevent heart attacks and strokes, for some the risks could seriously outweigh the health benefits.
Mar 18, 2009 | 2:03The National Cancer Money Video
The National Cancer Money Mar 18, 2009 | 2:03The Danish government has begun paying compensation to women who have developed breast cancer after long spells working nights. It follows a ruling by a United Nations agency that night shifts probably increase the risk of developing cancer.
May 29, 2009 | 3:31The National E-Health System Under Scrutiny Video
The National E-Health System Under Scrutiny May 29, 2009 | 3:31Ontario's e-Health is charged with bringing the province's medical records into the computer age. While the new agency is supposed to save money, a CBC News investigation by Laurie Graham suggests it may be wasting it instead.
Mar 12, 2009 | 2:05The National Right to Decide Video
The National Right to Decide Mar 12, 2009 | 2:05It's a heart-wrenching decision no parent should have to make - whether to end their child's life. But that's what a Montreal couple had to do, so based on doctor's advice they made the choice they thought was right, but then the hospital ethics committee overturned it. Now they're embroiled in a legal battle over the painful question of who has the right to decide. Nancy Wood has the story.
Jun 4, 2009 | 1:57The National Toronto Sex Survey Video
The National Toronto Sex Survey Jun 4, 2009 | 1:57A new survey has taken a look at the sexual experiences of today's teens, and finds that young people aren't getting the health information they need. Kas Roussy reports.
Jun 13, 2009 | 13:56The National Declaring a Pandemic Video
The National Declaring a Pandemic Jun 13, 2009 | 13:56The WHO has now officially declared swine flu a Level-6 outbreak. Ioanna Roumeliotis, Marisa Dragani, and Jennifer Hunt report, while Diana Swain interviews Dr. Michael Gardam and Dr. Marsha Anderson, of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada.