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Regulators in Canada, Europe and U.S. probe diabetes drug metformin for carcinogen NDMA
Health Canada and FDA aware some metformin diabetes medicines in other countries were reported to have low levels of NDMA, a cancer-causing chemical that prompted a recall of a commonly used heartburn medication this year.
Measha Brueggergosman returns to the stage with 'so much to live for' after heart surgery
Five months after emergency heart surgery, the opera star who lives in Nova Scotia is returning to the stage for holiday concerts in Toronto next week. She’s also urging women to advocate for their own health as the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s new ambassador.
Newcomers say they're left in limbo by 'unfair' changes to Manitoba health card requirements
Patients afraid to see a doctor. Children unable to get vaccinated. Families not allowed to apply for food hampers as they struggle to put meals on the table. Newcomers say these are just a few ripple effects of new requirements to apply for a Manitoba health card.
Scientists surprised to discover women lacking olfactory bulbs can smell just fine
Violence against health workers complicating measles outbreak in Ebola-ravaged Congo
Vaping-related illnesses rise in Canada and U.S.
Drug deaths are down, but thousands are still overdosing in B.C, coroner says
Nova Scotia to become first province to ban sale of flavoured e-cigarettes and juices
Hospital in Spain saves British hiker after 6-hour cardiac arrest
'It is not harmless:' Dentists voice concern over vaping
Tufts University cuts ties with Purdue Pharma's Sackler family over opioid crisis
Organ transplants increase in Canada as wait lists grow longer, report shows
Injured B.C. woman told to call 911 to get from hospital parking lot to emergency door
'We have hope': Ottawa pledges to support First Nations suicide prevention strategies
Health risk warnings ignored as B.C. moves to permanent daylight time, researchers say
Canadian stats on impaired driving deaths incomplete, years out of date
Hooked: How Juul took over the vaping world
Former SickKids Motherisk website now directs to cannabis blog
President's Choice brand coleslaw recalled due to possible salmonella
Nearly 70,000 patients harmed in Ontario's hospitals each year: Auditor
No cannabis vaping products, bigger cut of sales for retailers: N.L. government
'Are they safe to inhale?': Vaping liquids in Canada contain potentially harmful chemicals, tests show
Half of homeless people have experienced traumatic brain injuries, new UBC study suggests