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at 14:06 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

Canada prepping for potential Ebola cases but still sees risk as low: Ambrose

TORONTO - Canada's Health Minister and the head of the Public Health Agency of Canada say the country has been preparing in case an Ebola case arrives in Canada.

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at 14:01 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

3 deaths reported in people with respiratory virus, but unclear if virus was a main cause

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Health officials say three people died who were infected with a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country. But what role the virus played in the deaths is unclear.

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at 13:34 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

Nova Scotia premier says he won't amend health-care labour legislation

HALIFAX - Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says he's opposed to amending a health-care labour bill that has prompted protests at the legislature and a rebuke from a senior lawyer who says the legislation will create a labour relations disaster.

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at 13:31 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

Questions and answers about the US Ebola case

WASHINGTON - U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveller in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.

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at 12:16 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

U.S. company launches genetic health and ancestry info service in Canada

TORONTO - A California-based genetics company that offers both health and ancestry information has announced it is expanding into Canada.

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at 10:52 on October 01, 2014, EDT.

B.C. reports two enterovirus cases in child and teen with polio-like symptoms

TORONTO - Health officials in British Columbia say they have seen two young people infected with enterovirus D68 who also suffered from polio-like symptoms.

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