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More Canadian stroke patients could get clot-grabbing treatment
People living in remote communities or who suffer an ischemic stroke while asleep could benefit from new 24-hour time frame for endovascular thrombectomy, Heart and Stroke Foundation says.
Deaths by alcohol-related liver disease skyrocket among young adults, U.S. study shows
Cirrhosis deaths among people 25 to 34 years old rose 10.5 per cent between 2009 and 2016 in the U.S., according to new data.
'We have to start getting used to it': Record-breaking temperatures heating up the globe
No better time than during a global heat wave to take a closer look at the world's changing climate, for which record-breaking temperatures and extreme weather are the "new normal," experts say.
UBC researchers explore use of nanotechnology to predict risk of opioid addiction
The microbiomes that live in and on bodies reveal all sorts of health issues including whether a person is at a higher risk of becoming addicted to opioid painkillers, new research from the University of British Columbia shows.
Why banning plastic straws can be harmful for people with disabilities
Medicinal marijuana users worry as condos rush to ban pot smoking ahead of legalization
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UN 'sounding the alarm' on HIV progress
Canadians' average life expectancy could be cut by opioid scourge
Coroner maintains he didn't miss anything in deaths of 2 of Wettlaufer's victims
Newfoundland and Labrador will be 7th province to fully cover abortion pill
Recovering drug addicts and rescued pit bulls: An unlikely therapy brings unexpected results
Thousands of patient records held for ransom in Ontario home care data breach, attackers claim
Cannabis a cure for morning sickness? Doctors say no way
A team of Toronto researchers examined nearly 300 suicide notes. Here's what they found
Ottawa sought advice from kids to help pick cannabis warning symbol
Head of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says fentanyl almost killed his son
Physicians urge Ottawa to pay another $21B over decade for seniors health care
No proof B.C. boy's migraines caused by Wi-Fi, tribunal rules
Pharmacare in our time: Can premiers, Ottawa agree how to do it?
CRISPR gene editing can cause serious DNA damage, U.K. research finds
The case for decriminalizing drugs in Canada
Canadian video debunking fake online health claims becomes viral hit
As she turns 100, 'there's no stopping' trailblazing Montreal neuroscientist Brenda Milner