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CHRISTOPHER LABOS: What you need to know about pneumonia and flu shots
Rare inherited eye disease leaves three-year-old in the dark as she waits for treatment to come to Canada
Answering questions on alternative practices: Holistic health 101
ASK THE THERAPISTS: Sexual assault victim angry, scared to tell friends
Human bodies keep moving for more than a year after death, according to study
ASK THE THERAPISTS: Uh oh, I think I’m having an emotional affair
CHRISTOPHER LABOS: Fasting blood tests are becoming less routine
For many years, people usually did their routine blood tests on an empty stomach. Inevitably, this caused a major congestion in the hospital every morning as people lined up at the blood testing centre in a queue that would spiral around corners and ...
ASK THE THERAPISTS: How do I come out as a pot smoker to my kids?
With the recent legalization of cannabis, I am happy that I can finally be out about my habit, but I still have not told my kids. I am concerned about the effect this might have on my 15-year-old son and my 10-year-old daughter, who recently declared ...
B.C. woman says yes — again — after traumatic brain injury erases love memory
A Victoria woman plans to say I do again for what will feel like the first time, after a head injury caused her to lose all memory of her husband. Laura Hart Faganello will marry Brayden Faganello on their anniversary, July 15, 2020, four years ...
Lung problems linked to e-cigarettes in the U.S. have Canadian health officials on alert
News that nearly 200 cases of severe lung disease in the U.S. might be linked to vaping has health officials in Ottawa and across the country on alert. Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada are monitoring the U.S. situation and ...
ASK THE THERAPISTS: Balancing life with aging parents
I have a family dilemma that’s threatening my sanity. My 85-year-old father is living with us and I feel like a single parent all over again, having to deal with his growing health concerns. He has fallen several times and has difficulty caring ...
ASK ELLIE: Did I make the right choice by walking away from an affair with a married man?
Q: I’ve broken off with the married man with whom I’m in love, though he’s also in love with me. I know that he’ll never leave his wife and their three children, and I respect and love him more because of his loyalty and ...
Music and love in the wake of N.L. organ donor advocate's death
Jamie Wilkinson and Heather Lannon took a final picture together before he was prepared for surgery. His wife, Heather Lannon, was faithfully at his side as two doctors prepared to take him off life support. The date was May 23. As they ...