Experts say that it makes more sense to test for HPV as a first step to screen for cervical cancer.
The Housecall looks at a robot at the IWK Health Centre that puts young patients at ease in the hospital’s blood clinic.
A Halifax, N.S., blood clinic is using a 58-cm-tall humanoid robot that can sing and dance to help calm the nerves of young patients waiting to go in for blood work.
Julie Harrington from Child Safety Link joins us with some safety tips for your summer camping trip.
Nova Wamboldt is one of 631 children waiting for an autism assessment, according to the IWK Health Centre. For her family, the wait to get help is daunting.
The country has slapped more financial sanctions on parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.
Babies who are given solid foods as well as breast milk from the age of three months show signs of sleeping better than infants fed only with milk until they are six months old, a new study carried ou
Elisabeth Sterken of the Infant Feeding Action Coalition in Canada says a prolonged debate eventually resulted in a watered-down resolution that effectively undermined long-standing efforts to support
On Facebook, for example, users are able to build open groups dedicated to connecting people and sharing information about individual diseases
Irish health authorities will start screening women for cervical cancer with a test for human papillomavirus (HPV) — something a Canadian study recently recommended.
The Americans also sought, unsuccessfully, to thwart a WHO effort aimed at helping poor countries obtain access to life-saving medicines