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December 13, 2019
Do not lose any sleep over this study
December 12, 2019
Skin banks stretched to limit to provide tissue for volcano burn victims
December 11, 2019
It is not a miracle drug but this cystic fibrosis treatment should be approved in Canada given the evidence and standard of care recommendations
December 10, 2019
Neat small study teaches children the importance of investigative science and the source of some of our medications does come from plants.
December 9, 2019
Anecdotal evidence and the N value of one should not form the basis of medical/surgical management.
December 6, 2019
Study cannot demonstrate causality between hair dye and straightener use and breast cancer but in this case, no one needs them to survive. Let the science continue to evaluate these products.
December 5, 2019
Masks required for unvaccinated visitors to Vancouver Island hospitals
December 4, 2019
Biological mechanisms remain hypothetical to explain why observational study finds brushing your teeth three times a day reduces your risk of atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure.
December 3, 2019
U.S. adopting ‘donation-after-death’ transplant protocols
December 2, 2019
An interesting case history of how an allergy to birds resulted in chronic cough and lung pathology because of down-filled pillows.