CTV News - Health Vets hope robotic scan for horses could help humans 2016-10-21T07:31:15.000000Z Veterinarians hope an innovative type of CT scan can advance medical care for horses and possibly be adapted for humans, eliminating the need for people to lie still inside a tube. Alcohol and drug abuse increases risk of schizophrenia: study 2016-10-20T22:52:00.000000Z New research has found that alcohol, cannabis and other illicit drugs can increase the risk of developing schizophrenia later in life. Nine cases in less than two months: Mumps outbreak at University of Manitoba 2016-10-20T15:09:48.000000Z Manitoba public health officials say they are dealing with an outbreak of the mumps. App helps save Seattle cardiac patient 2016-10-20T11:08:00.000000Z If your heart is going to stop, right outside a hospital is not a bad place for it. And if 41 people within a 330-yard radius have a cellphone app alerting them to your distress, so much the better. That's what happened in Seattle last week when Stephen DeMont collapsed at a bus stop in front of Uni... Zika test urged for pregnant women throughout Florida county 2016-10-20T10:59:12.000000Z The U.S. government on Wednesday recommended Zika testing for all pregnant women who recently spent time anywhere in Florida's Miami-Dade County. Northern Saskatchewan suicide crisis puts focus on mental health services 2016-10-20T00:51:00.000000Z Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the recent rash of suicides in northern Saskatchewan is a tragedy. Possible miscarriage gene found: study 2016-10-19T12:47:23.000000Z Scientists said Wednesday they had linked mutations in a specific gene with an increased risk of recurrent miscarriages, offering hopes of better diagnosis and treatment for affected women. Spanish woman gives birth to third child at 62 2016-10-19T11:28:00.000000Z A 62-year-old Spanish woman has given birth to a healthy girl and encourages women in their later years to imitate her if they want to. More than 202K new cancer cases in Canada in 2016 2016-10-19T08:04:18.000000Z The Canadian Cancer Society released its 2016 cancer statistics Wednesday. Here are some highlights. Tasmanian devils' milk could fight superbugs: Australian scientists 2016-10-19T06:06:59.000000Z Mother's milk from the marsupials known as Tasmanian devils could help the global fight against increasingly deadly "superbugs" which resist antibiotics, Australian researchers said Tuesday.