Siblings can play a big role in how a child deals with pain, a Dalhousie University researcher has found.
Findings from a new Canadian study add to the growing body of research that suggests children delivered via cesarean section are at a greater risk of obesity than those delivered vaginally, possibly d
As a family physician for almost 40 years, I think the world of my patients -- and I worry about them. I worry because I honestly don’t know what they will do for medical care if something happens t
Adults who survived childhood cancer are at a higher risk of poor mental health outcomes, Canadian oncologists say in a new study.
Both infants and their parents do better when mom and dad work at the bedside in intensive care to help newborns recover.
The TDSB's move to allow naloxone kits in its high schools is prompting a call to train teachers on how to administer a powerful hormone that can save students suffering from extreme low blood sugar.
Every three days in Canada, a pregnant woman or new mother has a stroke, and while such strokes are rare, few pregnant women are aware of the risks.
That's according to research published this week in one of the world's oldest and most prestigious medical journals, which calls on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to start backing up his lofty rhetoric