The couple, Brett Cantlay and Yuki Masui, were on their way to the hospital from their home in Dartmouth, N.S., when they pulled over on Gottingen Street near North Street around 9 a.m. Monday.
Emergency rooms at seven Nova Scotia hospitals are closed this week. Some are closed for only a couple of days, but others have been closed several times already this summer.
The death of a 13-year-old boy has prompted a call for education about a phenomenon known as the "choking game."
The Nova Scotia Health Authority is starting a research project, funded by the QEII Foundation, to cut through roadblocks.
A Halifax drug develop is poised to hop on one of its last regulatory hurdles before marketing a new, taste-masked antibiotic. (behind subscription paywall)