BACK pain is a common condition but usually isn’t the sign of anything serious. But if the sensation changes or if you experience symptoms in other parts of the body you may require immediate medical attention.
A recent study concludes that Canadian family medicine training programs provide little education about abortion, with 57% of family medicine residents having no formal training on the procedure.
The Canadian Medical Association says it has resigned from the World Medical Association, accusing the international group’s incoming president of plagiarizing his inaugural speech.
The Liberal government’s newly redesigned program to help soldiers make a smoother transition into the civilian workforce is not intended for those who have their military careers cut short for medical reasons, newly released federal documents reveal.
Race and medical research have a long history together, much of it lamentable, and new genetic discoveries raise new questions about the role race should play in the future, three essays in the Journal of the American Medical Association indicate.
The new president of the Canadian Medical Association wants to see politicians debate the pros and cons of decriminalizing opioids, despite the federal government saying it is not interested in such a move.
Health Canada will continue operating the medical marijuana system after recreational use of cannabis is legalized next month, but it will be reviewed within five years.
Candace Bighead says a Saskatoon psychiatrist refused to serve her when she brought her service dog to an appointment last week.
‘The Big Trip’ part one: Why some investors and medical researchers are looking past pot to psychedelic drugs
As cannabis legalization approaches, a renaissance in psychedelic drug research is also underway — and scientists and investors alike are serious about the drugs’ potential.
Earlier this year, Ford launched its GoRide service, which provides non-emergency transportation to patients who need a lift to their medical appointments. Initially, the service launched as a partner with Michigan’s Beaumont Health network, and now it’s also working with the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and its eight hospitals and facilities. “Helping patients with mobility […]