Health & Medicine

August 14, 2017

In 1842, David Fife developed Red Fife Wheat, the dominant wheat grown in Western Canada for 60 years – 1860 to...

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August 11, 2017

Every week about 423 Canadians are diagnosed colorectal cancer (CRC) and a 175 die from it. Globally, it is...

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August 9, 2017

Surgical Site infections are the 4th leading cause of death in Canada, representing a serious threat to patient...

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August 9, 2017

Ray Lemieux earning the name ‘Sugar Ray’ for his discovery of synthesized sucrose, Lemieux’s research led...

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July 6, 2017

Blood-typing pioneers ...

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June 29, 2017

Our body’s immune system is by and large a smooth-running operation. This complex system of organs, tissues and...

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June 28, 2017

Simon Fraser University (SFU) professor Farnak Farzan from the School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering is...

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June 28, 2017

As Canada celebrates 150 years we look back on Canadian innovations in transfusion medicine over the years. ...

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June 28, 2017

The cardiac catalogue. ...

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