crohn's disease

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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



crohn's disease: what it feels like

occurring in just 0.06 to 0.5 per cent of the population, getting a diagnosis of enteropathic arthritis, which commonly develops with inflammatory bowel disease, can take years.
emma jones
sep 12 2022

dogs may help protect kids from crohn’s disease

growing up with dogs — but not cats — may help protect against against inflammatory bowel disease, according to a new study.
dave yasvinski
may 25 2022

chronic love: dating, sex and living with illness

dating is already hard. add a chronic illness to the mix, and well, it can be hell.
sadaf ahsan
feb 14 2022

should you be worried about your poo?

from size to colour, your stool says a lot about you.
nick beare
nov 26 2021

mcmaster-led study links stress to crohn’s disease flare-ups

researchers find that stress hormones suppress the part of the immune system that normally protects the gut from invasive bacteria that has been linked to crohn's disease.
brighter world, mcmaster university
nov 22 2021

study may have solved the mystery of ibs trigger foods

researchers pinpointed the mechanism that connects specific foods with the activation of histamine-producing cells.
dave yasvinski
jan 18 2021