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On the night he nearly died, this man resorted to leaving the ER to call 911 for help

David Doucette says he would be dead if he hadn’t resorted to leaving a Halifax emergency

Senior in hospital for 39 days charged for bedside phone for nearly 3 years

The family of a 95-year-old Halifax woman is questioning the policies of Bell Aliant after it

What's the difference between a supervised consumption site and an overdose prevention site?

In light of the opioid and fentanyl crisis, supervised consumption sites (SCS) and overdose prevention sites (OPS)

Spread of Guinea worm disease in South Sudan ceases

South Sudan has gone 15 months without a single reported case of Guinea worm disease, the

'I felt like an afterthought': How this woman aims to change the childbirth experience in Ontario hospitals

It’s been a little over a year since Kate Macdonald gave birth to her son, but

Listeriosis outbreak linked to processed meat threatens 16 countries in Africa, WHO says

A deadly outbreak linked to tainted food in South Africa is now threatening other African nations,

'We're failing some children:' Women struggling to put food on table may be less likely to keep breastfeeding

Canadian women who worry about making ends meet are less likely to continue to breastfeed their

Are scientists male or female? See how kids draw them

A new study shows more children in the United States are drawing female scientists than ever

Delirium 'a dreaded scourge' underdiagnosed in hospitals

Robert Van Herpt was 53 when he decided to overhaul his life. A heavy drinker and

Trump calls for death penalty to 'get tough' on drug pushers

Unveiling a long-awaited plan to combat the national scourge of opioid drug addiction, U.S. President Donald