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In many ways, Merle and Lindsey Finklestein are like every other mother and daughter — but there’s just one thing that makes their relationship different.“Two best friends, two ...
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What can a doctor do when confronting a racist tirade?
An incident from earlier this week where woman demanded a “white doctor” treat her son at a walk-in clinic in Mississauga, Ont., is part of a larger problem, ...
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Tens of thousands of Canadians were hospitalized because of alcohol in 2016, according to a new report from the Canadian Institute of Health Information.That’s more than the number ...
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OTTAWA – A national recall of flour due to E. coli contamination that began in March has been expanded again, this time to a product aimed at hotels ...
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Air pollution is bad when you’re outdoors, but scientists are warning that it’s even worse inside cars — and especially for children.In an article for The Guardian, a British scientist ...
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One patient found that the only way he could keep his food down was by eating all his meals in the bathtub.Another refused to leave the shower, since ...
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The Internet provides instant access to vast amounts of information but it’s not all accurate; especially when it pertains to medical information.“People think they’re experts, Dr. Google. I ...
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Moms everywhere have a Canadian woman to thank for keeping their babies happy and temper tantrum-free – Susan Olivia Poole, the inventor of the Jolly Jumper.Like many inventions, ...
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Health Canada says it’s investigating three cases of babies alleged to have suffered from severe burns after using Banana Boat sunscreen. So far, the federal agency says it’s ...
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The federal Liberals’ cannabis legislation should not be passed in its current form, argues a strongly worded editorial in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.Story continues belowRelated ...
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