No longer a sure thing: Records show how N.B. investigation into mystery illness changed over time

For three months last year, medical and environmental experts in New Brunswick, along with many from beyond the province, met with provincial public health officials about what they described as a "neurological syndrome of unknown cause."But that all changed on...

New Brunswick COVID-19 trajectories ‘difficult to predict’ with Omicron, says province

New Brunswick has no modelling yet for new cases of COVID-19, hospitalizations, ICU admissions, or deaths, as it braces for the full impact of the highly transmissible Omicron variant.Public Health is working with the Public Health Agency of Canada and...

Survivor stories from a deadly COVID-19 outbreak at a New Brunswick nursing home

When Réa Bérubé and Denise Savage met in person for the first time, they embraced as dear friends. The two share a deep bond because of what they went through during the deadly COVID-19 outbreak in October at a northern New...

New Brunswickers with doctors facing increasing wait for health care, survey suggests

Terry Ellis waited three years to get a new physician after his family doctor retired.While on the waiting list with thousands of New Brunswickers, the Bathurst resident turned to lengthy waits at walk-in clinics and at times the emergency room....

Moncton woman able to resume opioid addiction treatment after birth control dispute with doctor

Until she had a confirmed appointment for the next dose of her opioid-addiction treatment, Rebecca Billard felt on edge.But after she got her second injection of Sublocade last week, she felt a wave of relief. "It eliminated so much stress...

Moncton woman can’t continue addiction treatment unless she agrees to ‘invasive’ birth control method

A Moncton woman says she feels she's not in control of her own reproductive decisions after losing access to her addiction treatment because she and her doctor don't agree on the birth control method she's chosen.Rebecca Billard has been battling opioid...