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July 21, 2017

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Marijuana legalization, cross-border trade, opiods, pharmacare top agenda at premiers’ meeting

Ontario’s children’s aid societies grappling with how to monitor privacy breaches


Report details day-to-day activities that may help ward off Alzheimer’s

Soccer, wrestling among sports tied to risk of knee arthritis

Want to stay slim? Up your flavonoid intake

Scales tip in AIDS fight as death rates decline, treatment rates rise

Study looks to brain scans for better memory-loss care


'This case touched us very deeply:' CDC reports contaminated breast pump tied to preterm infant's infection

1 in 3 dementia cases are potentially preventable, report says

National Microbiology Lab in Winnipeg gets $5M to expand Ebola containment lab

'I was actually offended': Man on Indigenous cancer therapies initially told oncologist wouldn't monitor him

For 1st time, over half of people with HIV taking medications


Critically ill baby Charlie Gard's parents back in court

High-level lab in Winnipeg for studying dangerous pathogens to be beefed up

Banana Boat sunscreen blamed for Sask. woman's painful skin blisters 1

A few more pounds could be enough to increase the risk of heart failure

Diner tests positive for Norovirus after dozens report illness after eating Chipotle


Baby dies from viral meningitis contracted through a kiss

What nutrition experts want from Canada’s new food guide

This is how long you’ll need to workout to burn off your sweet summer treats

How to be happy: 6 secrets of living a fuller life

Tour de France athlete shows what 2,800 km of cycling can do to your legs


Trump Demands That Senators Find a Way to Replace Obamacare

3 Things Trump Is Already Doing to ‘Let Obamacare Fail’

A Sensor on Your Skin That Looks and Feels Like a Temporary Tattoo

Should We Be Buying Iodized Salt?


87 experimental therapies for glioblastoma are in the works. Some might help McCain now

Forget sharks: 7 things in the water swimmers should actually fear

Exhumation of Dali’s remains finds his mustache still intact

Peer counseling for clinicians provides immediate support — and pays off for the hospital

Mice show signs of mental disorder after brains injected with cells from schizophrenic humans


A new book ranks the top 100 solutions to climate change. The results are surprising.

The CBO found a huge problem with the Republican health care bill

John McCain's diagnosis is a reminder of how much insurance matters for cancer survival


With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion Reigns

GOP Effort To Make Environmental Science 'Transparent' Worries Scientists

Newest Senate Health Care Overhaul Would Increase Uninsured By 22 Million, CBO Says

John McCain Was Diagnosed With A Glioblastoma, Among The Deadliest Of Cancers

Just Thinking You're Slacking On Exercise Could Boost Risk Of Death