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Pediatricians warn against pot use: Not your dad's marijuana-Image1
FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2016 file photo, a marijuana joint is rolled in San Francisco. On Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, the American Academy of Pediatrics is...
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Pediatricians warn against pot use: Not your dad's marijuana

Pediatricians warn against pot use: Not your dad's marijuana

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Universal drug coverage could save billions: study

Covering 'essential' drugs could fill health gaps, save billions: researchers

Ontario | Feb 24, 2017

Mumps, measles clusters crop up in Canada

Mumps cases in Toronto linked to bars rises to 17: Public health officials

Canada | Feb 24, 2017

Health technology hurting patient care: study

Excessive computer use has adverse effects on patient care: U of C study

Business | Feb 23, 2017
Ottawa approves sale of irradiated ground beef-Image1

Ottawa approves sale of irradiated ground beef

Health Canada approves sale of irradiated ground beef, says can reduce bacteria

Canada | Feb 20, 2017
Kids at OD risk when opioids in home: study-Image1

Kids at OD risk when opioids in home: study

Young kids at risk of opioid overdose from adult prescriptions in household: study

Canada | Feb 17, 2017

Canada lags other nations in wait times: report

Canada ranks low in international comparison of patient wait times: report

Feb 15, 2017

Melatonin in supplements can vary widely from labels

Amounts of melatonin in supplements can vary widely from what's on labels: study

Jan 24, 2017

Break the silence about mental health on Bell Let's Talk Day

People throughout Canada are talking mental health on Bell Let’s Talk Day, Wednesday, Jan. 25. This year marks the seventh...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Tara Hatherly
Jan 16, 2017

Tips to move past Blue Monday

As January rolls around and the last decoration is placed back in its box, we recognize that it’s time to come down off the...

Wingham Advance Times | Add Comment
Dec 09, 2016

LHIN says Huron Perth hospice decision will be made in early 2017

LONDON – The South West LHIN is excited about the opportunity we have to increase residential hospice capacity and strengthen...

Wingham Advance Times | Add Comment
Nov 08, 2016

Human cost of house fires has $7.6 billion impact on Canadian economy

A new “groundbreaking” study by Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre has revealed the human cost of house fires translates into...

Mississauga News | 2 Comments | by Pam Douglas
Nov 07, 2016

Heart rate study offers something to cheer about

Next time you watch a Hamilton Tiger-Cats game, keep in mind that the hardest-working athletes are not along the line of...

Our London | Add Comment | by Paul Mayne
Oct 19, 2016

Influenza arrives in Perth County

Perth County ̶ It’s an early start to the flu season this year. Influenza has arrived in Perth County. The Health Unit is...

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Sep 28, 2016

Home health care available for those living with diabetes

WELLINGTON NORTH — Chairman George Van Ankum welcomed 15 members and guests to the Diabetes information meeting held...

Minto Express | Add Comment | by Bonnie Whitehead
Aug 18, 2016

Unhealthy behaviours cut six years from Canadians’ lifespans, Ottawa study reveals

Snuff out that cigarette, lace up your sneakers and start snacking on some veggies.

Ottawa South News | Add Comment | by Erin McCracken
Aug 16, 2016

Hoskins not rushing back to the table with doctors

Queen’s Park has no immediate plans to return to the bargaining table with the Ontario Medical Association after doctors...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Robert Benzie

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