Over 120 emergency room doctors send urgent letter to Alberta’s health minister

More than a hundred emergency room doctors have penned a letter to Alberta Health Minister Tyler Shandro, urging the province to press pause and

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Alberta premier deflects questions about latest ‘war room’ gaffes

Premier Jason Kenney refused Friday to evaluate the performance of the beleaguered Canadian Energy Centre, despite a series of social media blunders targeting the

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How certain C. difficile strains have evolved to live in your hospital room – National

Sometimes scientists look for new species in the jungle or deep in the oceans. Other times they look in hospital rooms. Researchers reported this

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Standing room only at 3rd Calgary vigil for victims of Iran plane crash

A University of Calgary theatre was packed and guests spilled out into the hallway to watch the service on monitors on Sunday, as hundreds

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The worst place to steal a bike? The Kelowna RCMP’s bike room, as one thief learned

If you’re trying to steal a bike, you might not want to do it in the RCMP’s parking lot. That didn’t seem to matter

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Abbotsford emergency room gets $16.2 million facelift, following complaints of overcrowding

Construction for a bigger and better hospital in Abbotsford, B.C. will begin in the fall, the provincial government announced on Friday.  The $16.2-million project

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Deadliest place for surgery patients isn’t the operating room, study finds – National

The deadliest time for many surgery patients isn’t when they’re on the operating table, it’s while they’re recovering in the hospital and after they

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Environmental groups shrug off Jason Kenney’s ‘war room’ threat

Environmental groups targeted by Alberta Premier Jason Kenney are shrugging off the new government’s promised $30-million “war room” to fight criticisms of the province’s

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Arizona boy, 11, allegedly shoots, kills grandmother and himself after being asked to clean room – National

An 11-year-old boy and his grandmother are dead in Arizona after police say the boy allegedly shot her and then himself after he was

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