N.B. confirms 16 cases of legionnaires’ disease in Moncton, still won’t reveal source of outbreak

New Brunswick will still not confirm the source of a legionnaires outbreak even as the number of confirmed cases has climbed to 16 people.

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Fight against Dutch elm disease by keeping trees healthy in Saskatchewan

The annual elm tree pruning ban has come to an end across Saskatchewan. A province-wide ban for pruning elm trees to help reduce the

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Anthrax killed 7 animals in Saskatchewan. Here’s what you need to know about the disease

Anthrax is best known as a biological weapon but this week, it was identified as the cause of death for seven farm animals in

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New Brunswick confirms 9 cases of legionnaires’ disease in Moncton area

The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health has confirmed to Global News that as of Friday there are nine confirmed cases of

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Sea star wasting disease: ‘The more we study it, the less we understand’

Volunteers in Campbell River are studying the ongoing problem of sea star wasting disease and what caused its resurgence in recent years. Campbell River

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‘I didn’t have any warning signs’: Edmonton woman surprised by liver disease diagnosis

Sometimes liver disease shows up without any kind of symptoms — that’s what happened to Edmontonian Heather Watson. “Initially, they had said that I had

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B.C. to expand firefighter occupational disease coverage to wildfire crews

Firefighters who have battled British Columbia wildfires, fire investigators and fire crews working for Indigenous groups will be eligible for greater access to job-related

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Hockey ref raising awareness for Alzheimer’s disease with marathon skate sessions

Wearing a bright yellow hoodie with his AC/DC fleece pants Steve McNeil is hard to miss on the ice. The Toronto-area hockey ref is

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Fibre does more than keep you regular, it can help protect against chronic disease – National

Fibre is good for you — and not just for your digestion. Eating more fibre can lower your risk of coronary heart disease, stroke,

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Missing 75-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s disease found in Scarborough

Shirley Lee, 75, was last seen near Guildwood Parkway and Livingston Road on Monday. She was located on Wednesday evening by a community member.

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