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at 16:34 on April 27, 2015, EDT.

Home-canned potatoes used in potato salad was likely cause of botulism outbreak at Ohio church

LANCASTER, Ohio - Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad.


at 16:05 on April 27, 2015, EDT.

US calls for lower fluoride level in drinking water; says fluoride is causing splotchy teeth

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride in drinking water because some kids are getting too much, causing white splotches on their teeth.


at 15:05 on April 27, 2015, EDT.

Breast cancer gene found in French- Canadian, Polish 'founder' populations: study

TORONTO - Researchers have identified a new genetic mutation strongly linked to hereditary breast cancer in two specific populations of French-Canadian and Polish women.


at 13:45 on April 27, 2015, EDT.

Memo asks Alberta paramedics to pay for medical equipment via payroll deduction

CALGARY - Alberta paramedics are angry about a memo leaked by the NDP that asks them to fund the purchase of medical equipment through a voluntary payroll deduction.


at 18:46 on April 26, 2015, EDT.

Motion for Alta government to take "prudent approach" to school Wi-Fi defeated

EDMONTON - A motion calling on Alberta's education ministry to advise school boards to take a "prudent approach" on the use of wireless technology in schools has been soundly defeated.


at 15:27 on April 26, 2015, EDT.

Massive hospital move brings patients to new Montreal superhospital

MONTREAL - It was a moving day unlike any other in Montreal on Sunday as the first wave of patients were transferred from the aging Royal Victoria to the newly-built "superhospital."


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