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at 22:15 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Regina health region glitch faxes 13 patients' reports to wrong place

REGINA - The Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region says a software glitch led to 13 patients' reports being faxed to the wrong number.


at 20:40 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Canadian laboratory team evacuated from Ebola zone back in Canada

TORONTO - Three Canadian scientists evacuated from Sierra Leone over Ebola concerns are back in Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada said Friday night.


at 18:08 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Privacy office finds Medicentres failed to protect patient data on stolen laptop

EDMONTON - Alberta's privacy commissioner says a chain of medical clinics failed to protect patients' health information on a laptop that was stolen — and took too long to publicly report the theft.


at 14:43 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

First Manitoba case of West Nile virus this year found in Winnipeg-area man

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Health is reporting its first case of West Nile virus in a person this year.


at 13:17 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Experimental Ebola drug healed all infected monkeys in a study; human tests await fresh supply

An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made.


at 12:22 on August 29, 2014, EDT.

Senegal confirms its 1st case of Ebola, underscoring W Africa outbreak is not under control

DAKAR, Senegal - A man infected with Ebola travelled to Senegal, bringing to the country the first confirmed case of the dreaded disease that has hit four other West African nations and killed more than 1,500 people, the Ministry of Health said Friday.


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