The largest U.S. physician group urged U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to protect international doctors and seriously ill patients from an executive order.
The number of chemical burns associated with laundry detergent pods among preschoolers in the United States increased from 12 instances in 2012 to 480 in 2015, according to researchers. In Canada, more than 100 cases have been reported over a three-year period.
A new report by the Canadian Institute for Health Information says that Indigenous kidney disease patients are 20 per cent more likely to be hospitalized due to complications from dialysis treatment.
Trina Saby is urging physicians to be more cautious when prescribing opioids, after her son overdosed on a morphine prescription when he was 27 years old.
The lead researchers of a cannabidiol study joined CBC Radio's Afternoon Edition to discuss the study and what they know so far, regarding usage and safety.