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world hepatitis day: what you need to know about viral hepatitis

viral hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver caused by an infection with a virus. most cases of viral hepatitis are caused by hepatitis a, b, c, d, and e viruses.
jul 28 2023

around the network

opinion: canadian healthcare choke points put patient lives at risk

canada’s healthcare system is strained. it was always strained. it was designed that way.
dr. david j stewart
nov 16 2023

crowdfunding cancer charity hopes to help innovative new therapies escape ‘valley of death’

as the arrival of liver cancer awareness month calls much-needed attention to another worthy cause, a former researcher is trying to change the way we wage war on the disease.
dave yasvinski
oct 2 2023

record-breaking wildfires raise questions about health impact on canadians

as the wildfire season breaks records year after year, experts warn even canadians in traditionally unaffected areas need to learn how to protect themselves from smoke inhalation.
dave yasvinski
aug 10 2023

nahid acupuncture clinic offers traditional chinese and laser treatments in saskatoon

nahid mobini, who was a medical doctor in iran and an acupuncturist in china before moving to saskatoon, has opened an acupuncture clinic on 8th street
don rice
jul 25 2023

local health providers marking world hepatitis day with free testing

the windsor essex community health centre and partner o...
taylor campbell
jul 25 2023

cornwall woman's family pleads for 'miracle' drug to treat her cystic fibrosis

twenty-five-year-old chanelle lafleche has to stop and ...
elizabeth payne
jul 24 2023

operation eyesight expands life-changing efforts at home and in africa

calgary businessman art jenkyns met dr. ben gullison, a...
david parker
jul 24 2023



hepatitis c: the silent public health threat in canada

misinformation and stigmas associated with a diagnosis present a tremendous challenge to populations with the highest risk of contracting hepatitis c
a canadian research-based pharmaceutical company and imc member
jul 19 2022

what you need to know about hepatitis a and the strawberry recall

the majority of healthy adults should recover with no long-term effects, however, the virus is highly contagious.
emma jones
may 31 2022

ten probable cases of hepatitis in children, two liver transplants reported in canada

the cases are not caused by a known hepatitis viruses. the public health agency of canada says it is too early to tell if these cases mark an increase in the hepatitis cases typically seen each year.
emma jones
may 25 2022

two possible cases of severe acute hepatitis identified in alberta

'it is important to remember that the definition for possible cases is very broad, which means that any child with severe liver inflammation for whom a cause is not found is being counted'
dylan short
may 12 2022

childhood mystery hepatitis linked to covid?

toronto joins the list of cities around the world curre...
liz braun
may 10 2022

seven probable cases of hepatitis in children reported by sickkids hospital

the public health agency of canada says it is too early to tell if new hepatitis cases are part of the global outbreak thought to be connected to adenovirus.
emma jones
may 11 2022