Bringing homeless deaths to light

Bringing homeless deaths to light

Bringing homeless deaths to light A Toronto study will provide data on the causes of death among homeless people Paul Webster | Toronto, ON | Feb. 28, 2017 After dinner in the basement hall of St. Patrick’s Church in central Toronto, volunteers with Out of the Cold...
Health News Recap

Health News Recap

Roger Collier | CMAJ | Feb. 24, 2017 Almost 130 000 Canadians are registered with licensed producers of medical marijuana, according to Health Canada. Only 7900 Canadians had legal access to medical cannabis in mid-2014. The federal government is considering...
HPV not just a young woman’s problem

HPV not just a young woman’s problem

HPV not just a young woman’s problem Some still underestimate HPV risks for men and older women, despite a surge in related oral and anal cancers Lauren Vogel | CMAJ | Feb. 22, 2017 Many Canadians may not be vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV) because their...
Health on the Hill

Health on the Hill

Lauren Vogel | CMAJ | Feb. 21, 2017 Parliamentarians debated the impact of a European trade deal on drug prices, legislation to streamline approval of safe-injection sites, and measures to combat genetic discrimination in recent sittings of the House of Commons....

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