Health Canada acts to boost supply of hand sanitizer, disinfectants, swabs, masks

OTTAWA — Health Canada is waiving some of its usual regulatory requirements…


Alberta heading in wrong direction

Pharmaceutical drug coverage reduced


Central Albertans join the fight for public health care

The People’s Bus stops in Gasoline Alley


Red Deer woman speaks out against changes to drug coverage

Facebook page created to advocate against forced switching of medication

Ontario confirms second presumptive coronavirus case in wife of first patient

TORONTO — Public health officials in Ontario are reporting a second presumptive…

Four flu deaths reported in central Alberta

19 influenza deaths across the province

Saskatchewan lab joins global effort to develop coronavirus vaccine

SASKATOON — As Canadian public health agencies prepare to deal with a…

Canada prepares as WHO decides whether to declare global coronavirus emergency

Canadian public health agencies are ramping up preparations to deal with the…

Eating disorders stressful at Christmas

Eating Disorder Support Network of Alberta offering online support groups

Woman injured by barbecue brush bristle hopes for new safety standards

Red Deer nurse still feeling the health effects after a wire bristle pierced her bowel last October

Patients whose emergency surgeries are delayed have higher risk of dying: study

TORONTO — Patients whose emergency surgeries are delayed due to a lack…

Anti-tobacco message goes global

World Health Organization takes big picture approach to anti-tobacco message