How U of S medical students’ activism sped up Saskatchewan’s coverage of Mifegymiso.
A local medico from Lac La Ronge has been called to the big leagues to help Canadian doctors spread information more effectively and efficiently.
The doctor shortage in rural Saskatchewan has reached critical levels, and the province is doing everything it can to attract and keep physicians in smaller towns.
The University of Saskatchewan and the University of Regina have teamed up to conduct a study on disparities in health across the province.
Saskatchewan residents want the government to slow increasing surgical wait times through hospitals, rather than private for-profit clinics, a new poll reveals.
A new report released by the OECD, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, shows that more than half of Canadians are either overweight or obese.
The University of Saskatchewan has been in the Canadian spotlight recently for research into a potential multiple sclerosis treatment.
Health Canada has approved the use of the HPV vaccine Gardasil for men. Pharmaceutical company Merck Frosst was granted authorization by the federal government on Feb. 22 to market Gardasil for boys and men from ages 9 to 26.
Studies showing a clear link between pollution and the development of diabetes have been around since the early 1990s. The National Academy of Sciences published a report in July 1993 that linked Type 2 diabetes to dioxin, one of the main chemicals in Agent Orange, the infamous herbicide used to clear vast swathes of Vietnamese
The rate of HIV and AIDS infection among prison inmates is anywhere from 10 to 20 times higher than the general population ”” a problem that could easily be curbed, according to the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, through the use of clean needles and medical supplies.