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3 months ago

Opioid overdoses killed 13 Canadians a day in 2018, over twice as many as car accidents

A new study reveals that twice as many Canadians now die from unintentional poisoning (i.e. overdoses) than do in transport-related accidents.

James Anthony
3 months ago

Alberta reports first case of rare swine flu in Canada

The first verified case of a new and rare variant of the swine flu has been reported in Canada, in the area of central Alberta.

James Anthony
5 months ago

100 new cases of coronavirus, two new deaths reported in Ontario

Today, there are two new deaths from the coronavirus in Ontario along with 100 new cases, making for over 100 new cases per day for five days in a row.

James Anthony
6 months ago

Americans dying after drinking hand sanitizer, says CDC

People are drinking hand sanitizer, becoming sick and even dying according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Sam Edwards
6 months ago

MPs force Trudeau government reveal pandemic mismanagement

The House of Commons' health committee has ordered the Trudeau government to release all documents detailing its coronavirus mismanagement.

Nico Johnson
7 months ago

Lockdowns a strong possibility as 23 states see increase in COVID-19 cases

Lockdowns may be reintroduced if there is another surge in COVID-19 cases, according to Dr. Jay Butler of the CDC.

Collin Jones
9 months ago

Quebec wants healthcare help despite equalization payments and surplus

Trudeau announced that there have been three separate requests from the provinces for military aid in order to prop up their healthcare system.

Nico Johnson
10 months ago

Another doctor says hydroxychloroquine treatment working on coronavirus patients

Another doctor, this time from Los Angeles, is reporting success with a hydroxychloroquine and zinc cocktail treatment to patients with severe symptoms of coronavirus.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
10 months ago

Coronavirus home test kits could be available sooner than we think

Instead of directly testing patients for COVID-19, medical experts might soon have a faster, easier, and cheaper alternative to identifying the virus: testing for immunity.

Leonardo Briceno
10 months ago

POLL: Doctors say hydroxychloroquine ‘most effective’ coronavirus treatment

A poll made up of thousands of doctors worldwide has rated hydroxychloroquine as the best treatment against the COVID-19 virus.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
10 months ago

Quarantine Act to put recent travellers into mandatory 14-day self-isolation

Canada's Minister of Health Patty Hajdu announced the activation of the Quarantine Act on Wednesday, meaning travellers from abroad would have to go through a mandatory self-isolation of fourteen days.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
a year ago

Majority of Canadians agree abortion for sex selection is wrong

Despite the majority of Canadians opposing the allowance of abortion for sex selection, our leaders have failed to take a stand against it.

Anna Nienhuis
a year ago

Safeguards are needed for those seeking Medical Assistance in Dying

Amendments to Medical Assistance in Dying laws would remove safeguards that protect patients from ending life without thoroughly contemplated consent.

Garnett Genuis
a year ago

CORONAVIRUS: Latest epidemic updates

The World Health Organization puts the global death rate from the Covid-19 coronavirus at 3.4 percent. Here’s how the world’s nations are faring.

Libby Emmons
a year ago

COVID-19 cases linked to Iran rise in Canada

Coronavirus cases linked to Iran are on the rise in Canada, comprising almost half of the total coronavirus cases in Canada.

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