Ontario doctors awarded new contract, measles in Vancouver, and more in this week’s top Canadian health news.
Gender bias remains rife in medicine despite growing numbers of women doctors.
A vaccine for Haemophilus Influenzae type b prevented many deaths, but there is still no vaccine for its potentially deadly cousin, Haemophilus Influenzae type a.
Deaths associated with a heat wave in Quebec last summer have been cited as an example of how global warming affects health.
Unnecessary tests, missing narcotics, and privatization worries in this week’s top Canadian health news.
Undocumented migrants often delay or are denied care they can’t afford, doctors say.
Many doctors’ lounges have disappeared because of cost-cutting and hospital overcrowding.
Recent reports call on health organizations to create a new executive role to combat physician burnout.
Addressing the rise of vaping in youth, funding bias against female researchers, and more in this week’s top Canadian health news.
Medical students with young children have few hours to spare.