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Government of Canada Supports Latent Tuberculosis Study
March 24, 2017 - Tuberculosis (TB) is preventable and curable, yet it remains one of the most common infectious diseases worldwide. In ...

Cobra venom helps hybrid virus evade immune response and repeatedly attack tumours
March 24, 2017 - Viruses have shown promise in treating cancer, but it can be challenging to get multiple doses to a tumour because our immune system quickly ...

Hip surgery gives patient back her ski legs
March 23, 2017 - Two years after Courtney May first underwent hip replacement surgery, the 45-year-old ardent skier was able to hit the slopes again. ...

Retired nurse breathes easily after study finds she was misdiagnosed with asthma
March 23, 2017 - Becky Hollingsworth was one of 613 Canadians who took part in a study that found one third of adults recently diagnosed with ...

New blood thinner better at preventing recurrent blood clots than aspirin
March 18, 2017 - An international research team with prominent Canadian leadership has found that the blood thinner rivaroxaban is as safe as aspirin, and more effective at ...

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