Health Care & Hospitals This section contains releases covering every aspect of the health care industry, with special focus on hospitals and medical groups. Find information on upcoming medical and health care conferences, along with study results, policy changes, and news of advancements in the field. Also included are announcements of awards won by doctor, surgeons, and other health care providers as well as financial and company information regarding new appointments and partnerships, funding, quarterly reports, and legal news.

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09:30 ET A Dollar A Day Foundation Announces Partnership With Johnson Insurance To Make Real Change Happen For Mental Health And Addictions Care In Canada

ST. JOHN'S, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Mental illness is the leading cause of disability in Canada and a leading cause of death among many...


09:15 ET C21 Investments Opens Second Nevada Dispensary

Fernley location in prosperous, under-served market VANCOUVER, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - C21 Investments Inc. (CSE: CXXI) today announced that it...


09:00 ET Alternate Health Secures Second Set of Licenses for Cannabis Manufacturing and Distribution in Los Angeles

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Alternate Health Corp., ("Alternate Health" or the "Company") (CSE:AHG) (OTCQB:AHGIF), an international leader...


08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - The Governments of Canada and Northwest Territories will announce new measures to strengthen responses to drug and substance use issues/

YELLOWKNIFE, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, Michael McLeod, Member of...


08:00 ET Bausch Health Companies Inc. Will Release Fourth-Quarter And Full-Year 2018 Financial Results On February 20

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) ("Bausch Health") will release its fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 financial results on...


08:00 ET Cannabis Growth Opportunity Corporation Announces NAV of $2.77

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Cannabis Growth Opportunity Corporation ("CGOC", or the "Company") (CSE: CGOC), a cannabis focused investment...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - MP Matt DeCourcey to celebrate grand re-opening of renovated health centre in Saint Mary's First Nation/

SAINT MARY'S FIRST NATION, NB, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Member of Parliament for Fredericton, Matt DeCourcey, will...


07:00 ET Aurora Cannabis Prices Offering of Convertible Senior Notes

TSX: ACB | NYSE: ACB EDMONTON, Jan. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Aurora Cannabis Inc. (the "Company" or "Aurora") (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB) (Frankfurt: 21P;...


Jan 17, 2019, 22:51 ET Food Recall Warning - Certain Salmon Village brand Hot Smoked Atlantic Salmon Nuggets recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2QVAUkv OTTAWA, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Delta Pacific Seafoods is recalling certain Salmon...


Jan 17, 2019, 17:30 ET 2019 ARThritis Soirée - Get Your Tickets Today!

VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - It's going to be a great night! Arthritis Research Canada is a world leader in finding answers and saving...


Jan 17, 2019, 17:07 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Calls on Province to Consult Before LHINs Restructuring

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is deeply concerned about the impact of the provincial government's plans...


Jan 17, 2019, 17:00 ET Empower Clinics Provides Corporate Update

Empower commences sales of its CBD product line Sollievo SEATTLE, WA, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - EMPOWER CLINICS INC. (CSE: EPW) (Frankfurt 8EC)...


Jan 17, 2019, 16:07 ET Ottawa dentist sentenced for tax fraud and laundering proceeds of crime

OTTAWA, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that, on January 17, 2019, Kin Tung Fong (Fong) of Ottawa, Ontario, was ...


Jan 17, 2019, 16:00 ET Notice to the media - The Governments of Canada and Northwest Territories will announce new measures to strengthen responses to drug and substance use issues

YELLOWKNIFE, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, Michael McLeod, Member of...


Jan 17, 2019, 14:12 ET Cut to LHINs cynical optics for PCs, when focus should be proper funding for hospitals and ending hallway medicine

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - With reports that Ontario's PC government is moving to chop the province's health planning networks (Local...


Jan 17, 2019, 13:30 ET New investment supports innovations to help Canadians live longer, healthier lives

Federal funding helps launch a hub to commercialize preventative health technologies related to aging SURREY, BC, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Seniors ...


Jan 17, 2019, 13:11 ET Essilor Canada announces new president

Focus on bringing mission of improving lives by improving sight combined with deep strategy and financial background MONTREAL, Jan. 17, 2019...


Jan 17, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - MP Matt DeCourcey to celebrate grand re-opening of renovated health centre in Saint Mary's First Nation

SAINT MARY'S FIRST NATION, NB, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Member of Parliament for Fredericton, Matt DeCourcey, will...


Jan 17, 2019, 11:13 ET To educate or not to educate, that is the question

The BC government continues to deny adult smokers the right to informed choice VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Despite the many sources ...


Jan 17, 2019, 11:00 ET Bell Let's Talk supports mental health research at Université du Québec à Montréal

$500,000 donation for ground-breaking suicide prevention research initiative MONTRÉAL, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell Let's Talk today...


Jan 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Heart & Stroke to expand successful program, helping thousands in GTA tackle blood pressure risk

Activate aims to prevent high blood pressure, the #1 risk for stroke and leading risk for heart disease. TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - After a ...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:30 ET Cannvas Signs Definitive Contract with Advica Health as Exclusive Cannabis Education Provider

Cannvas.Me Exclusive Provider of Cannabis Education to All Advica Members TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Cannvas MedTech Inc. ("Cannvas" or the ...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:29 ET Beleave Provides an Update on the BCSC's Temporary Order

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Beleave Inc. (CSE: BE) (OTCQX: BLEVF) ("Beleave" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:27 ET Cell Therapy Market to Grow Beyond Oncology As Big Pharma Expands Investments

Focus on precision medicine is encouraging R&D across the cell therapy market with Big Pharma/Bio-Pharma responding through collaborations with ...


Jan 17, 2019, 08:06 ET Liht Cannabis Corp. Secures Exclusive Canadian Rights to Proprietary Technologies for the Quality Cultivation and Tracking of Cannabis

KELOWNA, BC, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Liht Cannabis Corp. (CSE: LIHT) (OTCQX: LIHTF) or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its...