‘Tactical closure’ of Sunshine Village to help crews battle wildfire near Banff

Sunshine Village ski resort in Banff is being closed to the public to allow crews to use the area as a staging ground to fight an out-of-control wildfire burning just across the Continental Divide in British Columbia.

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‘I was actually offended’: Man on Indigenous cancer therapies initially told oncologist wouldn’t monitor him

A Métis man who opted to use Indigenous therapies for his terminal cancer instead of chemotherapy was initially turned down for followup care by a specialist, but the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency is now encouraging specialists to accept patients using traditional practices.

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Meningitis vaccine offers some defence against gonorrhea, study finds

Researchers studying a mass vaccination campaign against meningitis have found a surprising side-effect — the shots also offered moderate protection against gonorrhea.

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