One-third of younger adults report using cannabis in the past year

Prevalence of cannabis use in Canada – five years after legalization.

HEALTH | March 19 2024 10:24AM
New high-cost drugs: Average amount reimbursed jumped in 2022

The Canadian Drug Insurance Pooling Corporation's framework provides insurance to more than 32,000 individuals and famil…

HEALTH | March 13 2024 10:24AM
Higher education levels associated with longer, healthier lifespans

Mortality trend and research analysis shows education more important than wealth.

SOCIETY | March 06 2024 10:59AM
Canadian list prices for patented medicines remain among the highest in the world

Annual report of the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board tabled in House of Commons.

HEALTH | February 20 2024 10:10AM
Barriers remain to wider acceptance of pharmacogenomic testing

Slow uptake attributed to the fact that tests are new, not standardized and unregulated.

HEALTH | February 13 2024 10:26AM
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Dental insurance coverage prevalence examined

Most recent effort draws on 2022 Statistics Canada community health surveys.

HEALTH | February 08 2024 09:41AM
Financial burden of a cancer diagnosis would impact most Canadians’ mental health

Patients pay $290 on average each month out-of-pocket following diagnosis.

HEALTH | February 06 2024 10:54AM