Scientific Meeting » RDoC Office Hours: December Session
The NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) unit holds monthly virtual “office hours” via video conference. Discussion topics may include the basic principles o...
Scientific Meeting » NIH Multimodal Brain Stimulation Spe...
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is hosting the Multimodal TMS Speaker Series to bring together the leaders in the field conducting research using non...
Scientific Meeting » NIH Multimodal Brain Stimulation Spe...
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is hosting the Multimodal TMS Speaker Series to bring together the leaders in the field conducting research using non...
Scientific Meeting » RDoC Office Hours: November Session
The NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) unit holds monthly virtual “office hours” via video conference. Discussion topics may include the basic principles o...
Acute care centre designed to distract, soothe young pati...
Medical treatments can be painful and frightening for children, not to mention distressing for their parents, so positive distractions and tranquil environme...
Short on staff: Nursing crisis strains U.S. hospitals
MORGANTOWN, West Virginia (Reuters) - A shortage of nurses at U.S. hospitals hit West Virginia's Charleston Area Medical Center at the worst possible time.
Beauty Bar: Nivea Q10 Firming Body Oil
Say bye-bye to stretch marks? Yes, please.
Corbella: Harvey Weinstein story has many of us saying #M...
Another friend, Kit, who grew up near a large park in Burnaby, B.C., said it was common to be followed by masturbating men in cars.
California judge tosses $417 million talc cancer verdict ...
(Reuters) - A California judge on Friday threw out a $417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian...
Critics urge WHO to reverse choice of Mugabe as goodwill ...
GENEVA/LONDON (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) should overturn its decision to appoint Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambass...
Fortney: Calgarian credits leukemia treatment advances fo...
She did everything right — exercised, ate healthy foods. In fact, Jeannette Castillo went the extra distance, devoting her career to promoting proper n...
Last: You can feel good drinking these wines
There are a lot of misunderstandings about wine and the various side-effects that accompany its consumption. I thought I could clear up a few of those, beari...
Halloween can be adapted for children with special needs
While many children look forward to the spookiest, goriest costumes and scary decorations, for others, Halloween can be an overwhelming experience. Chil...
Keep wheeling through winter
The number of snow-coated cars in the newly minted parking lot at West Bragg is proof, I think, that I’m not the only idiot alive who thinks a spin aro...
Judge tosses US$417M award against Johnson & Johnson
A judge on Friday tossed out a US$417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powde...
Critics urge WHO to reverse 'wrong' choice of Mugabe as g...
GENEVA/LONDON (Reuters) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) should overturn its decision to appoint of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill amb...
Choice of Mugabe as goodwill WHO envoy shocks, baffles
GENEVA (Reuters) - The appointment of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador of the World Health Organization (WHO) has been denounced b...
A risky position: Parents don't always put babies to slee...
Just 44 percent of parents always followed this advice to reduce SIDS risk, a study finds.
Peru Congress passes bill to legalize medical marijuana
LIMA (Reuters) - Peru's conservative Congress passed a bill to legalize medical marijuana late on Thursday with a 68-5 vote in favor of allowing cannabis oil...
Child Caregiver - Private Home
Vancouver, BC Vivien Chuang Permanent full time in-home caregiver required to care for a child in the private home of the employer.
'It was the only thing I could think of to really make a ...
Doctors pumped more than 180 litres of blood into Chad Wiklun’s broken body in a valiant but ultimately unsuccessful attempt to save the 29-year-old po...
FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus
A new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles has been approved by U.S. regulators.
GlaxoSmithKline adult shingles vaccine wins U.S. approval
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved GlaxoSmithKline's Shingrix shingles vaccine for use in adults aged 50 and over, a move widely expe...
Heart transplant survivor runs half-marathon with her tea...
More than 16 years after her heart transplant surgery, Kristin Marx ran the Milwaukee Half-Marathon in Wisconsin with her cardiac-care team and family.
Top Dems nix White House demands to alter health care deal
Top Senate Democrats are rejecting White House demands to change the bipartisan compromise aimed at steadying unsettled insurance markets
Find adventure this fall in nearby mountain towns
The Japanese call it ‘Shinrin-Yoku’ and, simply put, it means spending time outdoors for better mind and body health. Some may think that’s...
DBV Technologies peanut allergy drug fails key study
(Reuters) - DBV Technologies SA said on Friday its peanut allergy treatment did not meet the main goal in a highly anticipated late-stage study, sending its ...
Lesser-known parks offer summer adventure without the masses
British Columbia and Alberta offer a land of sky-scraping peaks, rich, green river valleys, azure lakes, unspoiled, wild coastline and more. It’s summe...
Olympians’ dream voyage to the Arctic aims to inspire you...
Kelly VanderBeek watched in wonder as Inuit athlete Brand Killiktec performed a feat of strength and agility – holding his body weight up with one hand...
Thailand enters 'War on Sugar' with tax on sweetened beve...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thailand has slapped tariffs on sugar likely to hit $9 million worth of U.S. beverage exports, the U.S. Agriculture Department said on F...
Teens are sleeping less than ever before, and smartphones...
New U.S. research has revealed that teenagers are sleeping fewer hours per night than generations before them, with evidence suggesting that smartphones coul...
Providers lagging on 2015 Edition EHR certification, surv...
Only 9 percent are fully compliant with ONC’s 2015 EHR certification, according to a new report from the eHealth Initiative. 
Does diabetes make a heart attack feel different?
(Reuters Health) - People with diabetes may not always feel classic symptoms like acute chest pain when they have a heart attack, according to a small study ...
FluWatch report: October 8 to October 14, 2017 (week 41)
Influenza activity remains at interseasonal levels across the country.
Alleged co-conspirator charged in $2.8 million Cleveland ...
Wisam Rizk, of Westlake, Ohio caused incorporation of shell company, paid kickbacks for Fingerhut’s silence, the Department of Justice said.
Out of this world attractions thrill riders at both Disne...
NOTE: Please DO NOT publish before September 30, 2017. We were flying on the backs of mystical beasts. Banking around trees, dipping into canyons, carving th...
Why healthcare mergers, acquisitions can uncover new cybe...
Hospitals are uniquely susceptible to security risks when different corporate and IT cultures come together. 
Town Talk: Arts Umbrella makes biggest Splash ever
BEST OF TIME: The recent Gift of Time gala for the Canuck Place Children’s Hospice reportedly raised a record $1.24 million and pushed its 13-year tota...
With time, shoe inserts may help ease plantar heel pain
(Reuters Health) - It could take a little time for orthotic shoe inserts to help relieve plantar heel pain, but the prefabricated versions sold in drugstores...
Feds warn of DDoS attack vulnerability for connected medi...
As the number of connected devices is projected to grow to 20 to 50 billion by 2020, the FBI says the threat of DDoS attacks launched by leveraging flaws in ...
Pharmacist's 'deadly' choices sparked U.S. meningitis out...
BOSTON (Reuters) - A federal prosecutor told jurors on Friday that a Massachusetts pharmacist gambled with patients' lives by making drugs in unsafe ways tha...
5 steps to transform the digital experience in healthcare
Healthcare organizations must understand these elements of digital transformation today to succeed at DX in the near future.
Follow-up care for acute kidney injury may be lacking
(Reuters Health) - Kidney specialists recommend follow-up care for most patients who have experienced acute kidney injury, but only a minority of patients ha...
Bush: Athenahealth cuts 9% of workforce, closes offices, ...
CEO Jonathan Bush says plans are underway to curb as much as $115 million in spending by the end of 2018.
UBC students learn to care for Indigenous people by under...
The University of British Columbia is on mission to train future doctors, dentists and other health-care providers to treat Indigenous patients by learning a...
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