Stroke Effects on the Brain

Hospitals Aren't Giving Patients Proper Post-Stroke Care

By | Fri, 10/03/2014 - 09:48

A stroke can cause major brain damage. But in far too many cases, doctors say, hospitals aren't giving patients recovery treatment that can prevent long-term effects.

Canada Meat Plant Operations Halted on Food Safety Concerns

By | Sat, 11/24/2012 - 10:22

Canadian food inspectors suspended operations at a meat-processing plant in Edmonton for failing to properly track its deliveries after detecting the Listeria bacteria on an employee.

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Canada Uses Zombie Apocalypse to Teach CPR

By | Mon, 10/08/2012 - 15:54

When the zombie apocalypse occurs, hopefully you'll know what to do.

Several Ill in Canada After Eating Possibly Contaminated Steaks

By | Thu, 09/27/2012 - 09:17

Several people became ill after eating steaks that may contain E. coli bacteria sold at a store in Edmonton, Alberta.

U.S. Bans Beef From Canada's XL Foods Plant

By | Wed, 09/26/2012 - 09:53

The United States has halted imports of beef products from one of Canada's largest beef-processing plants, owned by privately held XL Foods at Brooks, Alberta, due to findings of E. coli bacteria.

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New Swine Flu Variant Detected in Canada

By | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 13:54

A new variant of the swine flu virus that caused a 2009 pandemic has been detected in Canada.

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Canada to Stop Opposing Listing Asbestos as Hazardous

By | Sat, 09/15/2012 - 09:50

Canada dropped its longtime opposition on Friday to the international listing of asbestos as a hazardous material.