Some optometrists are reporting a spike in calls from people who looked at the sun during Monday’s solar eclipse.
Thousands of people in the Williams Lake, B.C., area have been given the go-ahead to return home after wildfires forced them to flee.
Dr. Mark Wainberg, a Montreal-based trailblazer in HIV/AIDS research and an internationally renowned scientist, died Tuesday after swimming in rough water in Bal Harbour, Fla. He was 71.
The last remaining survivors of North America’s worst polio epidemic say they are living out its grim legacy — post-polio syndrome — with a medical community that doesn’t know enough about the syndrome or the epidemic that caused it.
Quebec will consider broadening its criteria for doctor-assisted death, including the possibility of allowing patients with dementia to provide advance consent to end their lives, Health Minister Gaétan Barrette says.
ELLSWORTH, Maine – A Maine court has given the ex-wife of “American Pie” singer Don McLean an order of protection against him.
Stuart McLean, the host of CBC Radio’s The Vinyl Café and an award-winning humorist, has died at age 68 after a battle with melanoma.