Number of doctors per capita in Canada reaches record high

The number of doctors in Canada is growing at a rate more than double that of the population, says a report by the...

Stomach bloating: Feeling bloated after eating could be sign of stomach...

Stomach bloating is a condition where the belly feels full and tight and is often caused by having too much excess gas in...

Former French President Jacques Chirac has died

Former French president Jacques Chirac, a centre-right career politician who served as head of state from 1995 to 2007, has died, his family...

Type 2 diabetes: Blueberries could lower blood sugar

Type 2 diabetes is a condition that causes the body to lose control of the amount of sugar in the blood. The body...

Seasonal affective disorder: What is SAD? Signs of the condition

With the upcoming seasonal change officially coming into affect, so brings a change in one’s mood. For many people, spring brings energy and...

Nova Scotian with ALS getting medically assisted death, donating organs

From a hospital bed set up in his kitchen in his Lunenburg, N.S., home, 71-year-old Dr. Brian Davis is excited about his future, even...

More ranitidine heartburn products being recalled

More lots of heartburn medication are under recall because they may have been manufactured with an ingredient that contains too much of an...

How eye test saved young mum’s life after dizzy spells

Amber Toon, 25, who was 20 weeks pregnant at the time, visited an optician after suffering dizzy spells. Instead of spending Christmas with...

How to sleep: This drink may aid sleep loss

Sleep deprivation is alarmingly common in the UK, with one in three people estimated to suffer from it. The cost of ongoing sleepless...

Red eye: Six common causes of red eyes and when to...

A red eye is a common problem that can affect one or both eyes. A person’s symptoms may signify the underlying cause. A...