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Senate passes pot bill, paving way for legal cannabis in 8 to 12 weeks
Sask.'s pharmacy college considers ban on non-prescription codeine products
Road safety advocates seek traffic calming measures, boost in cycling network
Opioid death toll in Canada nearly 4,000 last year, new data show
Marriage tied to lower risk of fatal heart attack and stroke
Wettlaufer dressed up as Grim Reaper for Halloween at nursing home, inquiry told
Killer nurse abruptly quit job after narcotics went missing at long-term care home
Costs of hearing-related health claims on the rise in Canadian military
Pay more attention to depression as a side-effect of many medications, researchers say
Theatregoers with epilepsy warned of seizure risk from bright lights in Incredibles 2
Nurses union didn't disclose Wettlaufer documents, public inquiry hears
WHO declares compulsive video gaming an addictive behaviour disorder
WHO declares compulsive video gaming a mental disorder
'Allergic to life': Parents seek solution to Alberta boy's mysterious condition
Drug patents could be Canada's special weapon in U.S. trade dispute
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law
Expert says pressure injuries such as bedsores are preventable
California moves to declare coffee safe from cancer risk
Study on moderate drinking and heart attack prevention shut down over ethical problems
Analyzing the ick factor: U of A study looks at deterrents to being a poop donor
'I can't continue to do this forever': Families with children aging out of care seek answers
Doctors not worried about aluminum foil
Police investigate after woman, 40, dies of complications from bedsore in long-term care facility
Death of woman hospitalized for 'horrific' bedsore sparks criminal investigation
Massage therapy self-regulation doesn't go far enough to protect Quebecers, federation says
Mom's Facebook post to man who publicly shamed her son with autism goes viral
Resistance exercise linked to reduced depression symptoms
Mediterranean Diet study retracted and republished
Former colleagues at public inquiry recount work life with nurse Wettlaufer
Ex-boss was told Wettlaufer was on a 'do not hire' list under maiden name, inquiry hears
Conflicting accounts over whether Wettlaufer was on a 'do not hire' list under maiden name, inquiry hears
Former IWK chief financial officer repaid almost $17K in expenses before quitting
From EpiPens to antibiotics, report finds Canada's drug shortages could be getting worse
Skipped vaccines for personal belief reasons 'have caused a lot of damage' in U.S. measles outbreaks, MD says
New Brunswick bans chocolate milk, juice sales in schools
New Brunswick bans chocolate milk, juice sales in public schools
Changes to food safety rules could lead to faster recalls, federal agency says
TB outbreak in Nain soars to 50 cases
Wettlaufer was called 'angel of death' by colleague, public inquiry hears
Wettlaufer called 'angel of death' by colleague, public inquiry hears
No double-check on insulin at nursing home, Wettlaufer public inquiry hears
B.C. priest is not a psychologist, college warns in public safety alert
Physician 'on hands and knees begging' to become rural doctor quits medicine
Many Canadians diagnosed with colorectal cancer too late, despite availability of screening
Frustrated U.S. doctors push harder against gun violence
Mental health impacts for homeowners with flooded basements long after water recedes, says study
Sexual harassment threatens to undo gains in recruiting women scientists, report says
Wettlaufer's former boss tells inquiry nurses have access to many deadly medications
No autopsy done in suspicious death of 1 of Wettlaufer's patients, colleague testifies
Caressant Care nurses expected to testify at Wettlaufer inquiry
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