Epidemiologists, health officials, and people who use drugs consider whether the opioid crisis has reached a saturation point and is beginning to burn itself out.
Health Minister Adrian Dix and provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said that the patient, a woman in her 50s, has had close contact with family visitors from the Chinese city of Wuhan.
Canada will soon begin bringing citizens home from Hubei province, China.
There have been 15 confirmed cases in Hong Kong.
The 2020 Lion Way Properties Time to Shine Gala last night raised the final $3 million.
The products were distributed in B.C., Alberta, Manitoba, and Ontario.
The B.C. government also issued a statement on its current status in monitoring the virus.
The doctors also urged an eventual phasing out of all existing fracking operations.
The CDC advises citizens to take the same precautionary measures for 2019-nCoV as they would for influenza.
Once the WHO's emergency committee declares a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC), it can issue travel advisories to help countries affected by the outbreak.
The virus has spread globally and has infected almost 8,000 people and killed more than 170.
The 5,000-year-old spiritual practice of yoga can help people struggling with serious health issues, including addiction.
According to Health Minister Adrian Dix and B.C.'s provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, the public health lab at the B.C. Centre for Disease Control confirmed the positive test late in the day on January 27.
The patient is the wife of Canada’s first case.
The patient has been put in isolation and is in “good condition”.
The patient remains in stable condition at Toronto’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
The president of China, Xi Jinping, is taking more aggressive action to control the spread of a deadly flu strain.
The former BCCLA policy director maintains that authorities can turn the tide on the fentanyl crisis by offering people addicted to street drugs a regulated alternative.
Anyone with allergies to eggs or seafood should not consume these Korean cuisine products.
Several more countries outside China have reported their first or second cases.