Highlights
With a disease for every day, who will care for the orphans?
Iron supplementation for children
Stroke prevention in older adults with atrial fibrillation
National cord blood bank opens first sites in Ottawa
A home for interprofessional medical education at Dalhousie
Emergency department problems raised at Sinclair inquest
CIHR to simplify open-funding programs
Police call for more mental health services
Management of insomnia and long-term use of sedative-hypnotic drugs in older patients
Mobile remote-presence devices for point-of-care health care delivery
A 68-year-old woman with sleep-onset insomnia
A case of hoarseness and vocal cord immobility
Lithium acne
Oral contraceptives, ABO blood types and thromboembolism
Guidelines and public consultations
Interpreting positive urine cultures
Interpreting positive urine cultures
Morning handover
Stitching the perfect stomach
We might get a lot from a province-wide colon screening program, but maybe not peace of mind
E-cigarettes “modestly effective” tool to quit smoking
Health minister ends special access to prescription heroin
Lack of leadership responsible for rising HIV infection levels in some provinces
Doctor freed from Egyptian jail no extremist
10 health stories that mattered Oct. 7–11, 2013
Community partnerships fill mental health gaps
10 health stories that mattered Oct. 14–18, 2013
Canada–EU trade agreement expected to increase drug costs
Obama promises to fix awed health insurance website
Influence of retirement on nonadherence to medication for hypertension and diabetes
Effects of daily iron supplementation in primary-school–aged children
Prevalence of and factors associated with head impact during falls in older adults in long-term care