Provincial Health Services Authority
Commonly used antibiotics may lead to heart problems
Scientists have shown for the first time a link between two types of heart problems and one of the most commonly prescribed classes of antibiotics.
Sep 9, 2019
Fentanyl overwhelms opioid drug market in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside
The proportion of opioid users in the Downtown Eastside who tested positive for fentanyl jumped to 100 per cent from 45 in just five months last year, according to new research published today.
Feb 1, 2018
Childhood asthma research receives $2 million to investigate genetic and environmental factors
Research into the impact of a child’s upbringing and social and physical environments on the development of asthma will receive $2 million to tackle the condition that affects as many as one in three Canadians.
May 2, 2016
B.C. leads Canada’s largest-ever effort to improve kidney disease care
A B.C. team will co-lead Canada’s largest-ever effort to improve care for people with kidney disease.
Mar 31, 2016