Recent Health Headlines

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at 05:55 on November 27, 2015, EST.

Produce used in Costco chicken salad linked to E. coli is undergoing recall

SAN FRANCISCO - Federal officials say a business is recalling a vegetable mix believed to be the source of E.coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states.


at 01:55 on November 27, 2015, EST.

Listeria fear prompts recall of cheeses imported from Scotland

OTTAWA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is recalling several cheeses imported from Scotland due to possible Listeria contamination.


at 21:48 on November 26, 2015, EST.

Saskatoon Health Region CEO says layoffs coming before Christmas season

SASKATOON - Some Saskatoon Health Region employees will lose their jobs this holiday season, but just how many positions will be cut is still up in the air.


at 18:03 on November 26, 2015, EST.

Doctors gearing up to provide Syrian refugees with much-needed primary health care

TORONTO - When Syrian refugees begin arriving in Canada in the coming weeks, one of the top priorities will be getting them basic health care — something most migrants will have gone without while living in makeshift camps far from home, sometimes for years.


at 13:20 on November 26, 2015, EST.

Alberta farmers, ranchers use social media to lobby against farm safety bill

BRETON, Alta. - There is growing pushback in rural Alberta against the NDP government's plan to include farm and ranch workers in safety and workplace legislation.


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