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at 11:21 on October 19, 2014, EDT.

Public health organization calls for inquiry into murdered/missing native women

OTTAWA - The Canadian Public Health Association is joining a growing chorus of calls for a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women.


at 15:42 on October 18, 2014, EDT.

Coroner says Salmon Arm care facility death was due to natural causes

SALMON ARM, B.C. - The BC Coroners Service says a man in a Salmon Arm long-term care home died of natural causes, and not an attack by another resident as first suspected.


at 11:08 on October 18, 2014, EDT.

Health Canada issues warning about Miracle Mineral Solution, seizes product

OTTAWA - Health Canada says anyone who bought a product called Miracle Mineral Solution should stop using it immediately.


at 10:07 on October 18, 2014, EDT.

Canada to start shipping experimental Ebola vaccine on Monday, government says

OTTAWA - The federal government says Canada will start shipping its experimental Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organization on Monday.


at 05:20 on October 18, 2014, EDT.

Health officials fear Ebola may become the new AIDS, but experts note many differences

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Is Ebola the world's worst infectious disease threat since AIDS?


at 19:07 on October 17, 2014, EDT.

Saskatchewan Health minister says discussion needed on private-pay MRI scans

SASKATOON - Saskatchewan's Health minister says there needs to be a discussion on allowing provincial residents to pay for MRI scans out-of-pocket, and a private company has already pitched the idea.


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