How surgical smoothing could help ease the medical backlog created by COVID-19

Tony Delitala has a ticking time bomb in his throat. Doctors discovered it right before the pandemic hit, in the form of a nodule growing on his thyroid.  “[They] found it... Read more »

A personal approach to stroke treatment

Gregory Symko, D.C., is a chiropractor who specializes in helping people with brain issues related to stroke. He helps them improve their hand-eye coordination and balance issues, working with... Read more »

Coronavirus: What’s happening around the world on Saturday

The latest: Bill Gates calls for distribution of COVID-19 meds to people who need them. COVID-19 cases have doubled worldwide over the last six weeks. How the pandemic caught Canada... Read more »

5 things parents should know about concussions

Brain injury specialist and National Institutes of Health-funded researcher Christina Master, M.D., says new research is changing what we know about caring for children and teens with concussions, as... Read more »

Doctor accused in Campbellton, N.B., COVID-19 outbreak won’t face criminal charges, says lawyer

The doctor accused of being patient zero in a northern New Brunswick COVID-19 outbreak after he travelled to neighbouring Quebec in May and didn’t self-isolate upon his return has been... Read more »

Snijders Blok-Campeau syndrome – Genetics Home Reference

Snijders Blok L, Rousseau J, Twist J, Ehresmann S, Takaku M, Venselaar H, Rodan LH, Nowak CB, Douglas J, Swoboda KJ, Steeves MA, Sahai I, Stumpel CTRM, Stegmann APA,... Read more »

COVID-19 pandemic threatens to set back battle against AIDS by 10 years, UN warns

The global fight against AIDS was faltering even before the COVID-19 pandemic, and the coronavirus now threatens to put progress against HIV back by 10 years or more, the United... Read more »

CCP Antibody Test: MedlinePlus Medical Test

What is a CCP antibody test? This test looks for CCP (cyclic citrullinated peptide) antibodies in the blood. CCP antibodies, also called anti-CCP antibodies, are a type of antibody... Read more »

Coronavirus: What’s happening around the world on July 4

The latest: P.E.I. confirms three new cases of COVID-19 after being in the clear since late April. England’s pubs, restaurants and hair salons reopen as lockdown eases further. U.K. scraps quarantine for arrivals... Read more »

DHEA Sulfate Test: MedlinePlus Medical Test

What is a DHEA sulfate test? This test measures the levels of DHEA sulfate (DHEAS) in your blood. DHEAS stands for dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate. DHEAS is a male sex hormone... Read more »