Legionella bacteria returns to the University of Windsor in Ontario

The post-secondary institution closed the water supply in several of its old buildings on Wednesday, while an annual test shows the presence of the bacteria. The measure is purely preventive, say the... Read more »

The hidden face of motherhood

Organizations helping mothers with postpartum depression benefit from Mental Health Week to highlight the prevalence and consequences of these disorders. It’s through a social media campaign that an American initiative, The Blue... Read more »

Opioids: more money to fight addictions in the Northeast

The province of Ontario is investing an additional $1.6 million in the region to provide rapid care for those suffering from opioid and alcohol dependence. Sudbury, Algoma, Cochrane and Nipissing addiction treatment... Read more »

Montreal doctors and nurses on the lookout for measles

Montreal’s public health authorities are urging doctors and nurses to be vigilant after the identification of a confirmed case and three potential cases of measles on April 24th. Some of these people... Read more »