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Antidepressant shortage alarms Saskatchewan patients with mental illnesses

A countrywide shortage of a common antidepressant medication has caused alarm among doctors, pharmacists and patients with

Pediatricians call for ban on flavoured vaping products — but Health Canada isn't going there

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and

50 B.C. chiropractors refuse to remove misleading claims from websites, face possible discipline

Fifty B.C. chiropractors have refused to remove misleading claims from their websites and Facebook pages and

Antibiotic resistance a serious health-care threat to Canadians, experts say

With cold and flu season upon us, some patients will undoubtedly go to their doctors seeking

Hospitals profiting from private cord blood bank didn't disclose financial ties to patients

Two Toronto hospitals that have a financial relationship with a private company that banks blood from

Veterans Affairs reverses decision, opens beds for Allied war vets

Veterans Affairs Canada says it will expand access to Halifax's Camp Hill Veterans Memorial Hospital by making

Crucial for health system, many caregivers are struggling financially and emotionally, report says

They come from all walks of life, young and old: millions of Canadians who are unpaid

Early data suggests no spike in pot-impaired driving after legalization, police say

Canadian police have not seen a spike in cannabis-impaired driving one month since legalization, but there

Substance use costs $1,000 to $2,600 per person in Canada each year, study says

Canada's territories are spending the most per capita on costs related to substance use, according to

The million dollar drug that patients can't access

Video Glybera is a made-in-Canada discovery that made history, becoming the world's first drug approved to