Manitoba health minister says soil tests are a priority

Saying the NDP government dropped the ball, PC Health Minister Cameron Friesen says they are taking steps to ensure Winnipeg neighbourhood environments are safe.

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Rise in overdose deaths prompts carfentanil warning from Interior Health

A rise in overdose deaths throughout the province has prompted a carfentanil warning from the B.C. Coroners Service and Interior Health. On Friday, the

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U of T students raise concerns about mental health resources at school after suicide – Toronto

TORONTO – A recent suicide at Canada’s largest university has students sounding the alarm about what they perceive as a dearth of campus resources

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Can focus on health care, reminders of Klein cuts, help NDP on election day?

So, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley is thinking about having a spring sitting of the legislature next week instead of calling an election. And she’s

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Alberta NDP working on legislation to strengthen public health system

Premier Rachel Notley’s government is considering legislation to strengthen public health care when the house resumes sitting next week, sources tell The Canadian Press.

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Health Matters: unvaccinated 6-year-old Oregon boy contracts tetanus

A child was hospitalized for two months after he cut himself on the family farm in Oregon. He received an emergency dose of the

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NHL Alumni Association partners with marijuana company for health research

The NHL Alumni Association (NHLAA) announced on Saturday that it will be partnering with Canopy Growth, a Canadian cannabis company, for a health research

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Health officials confirm measles outbreak in Vancouver after 9th case identified

Health officials in Vancouver say the city is facing an outbreak of measles with eight cases of the disease confirmed this week. Dr. Althea Hayden of

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19 Calgary non-profits will get $3M to tackle mental health and addiction

The City of Calgary is giving $3 million to 19 non-profits to help treat mental health and addiction issues. The city’s mayor said the

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New app will let Albertans see their own health records

Alberta Health is set to launch a new tool, in the coming weeks, that will give patients access to some of their personal health

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