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York Region Public Health investigating adult case of measles with ‘unknown’ infection source

York Region Public Health (YRPH) is investigating a confirmed case of measles where the source of infection is “unknown.” In…

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Canada

A First Nation in Alberta could soon have its health products delivered by drone

On a warm day in early January, council members from Montana First Nation gathered together to discuss a plan that…

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Politics

Changes needed to ensure safer, more resilient RCMP, union report on mental health says

The union representing front-line Mounties is urging the RCMP to move beyond “patchwork solutions” to protect the mental health of…

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Politics

Massive new survey finds widespread frustration with access to primary health care

A Toronto-based research team met with and surveyed some 10,000 Canadians about the state of the health-care system — and…

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Canada

B.C. health workers train to provide MDMA-assisted psychotherapy

For six days, 20 medical professionals packed into a rented event space in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighbourhood to learn about…

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Politics

Ambassadors raise alarm as government staff abroad struggle to access health coverage

All of Canada’s top diplomats have taken the extraordinary step of writing a joint letter to their superiors warning of…

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Health

Health P.E.I.’s new mental health and addictions ER expected to be ‘game changer’

Health P.E.I. staff and patients are calling Prince Edward Island’s new mental health and addictions emergency department, thought to be the…

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Advocates alarmed as Ottawa shutters mental health portal

Ottawa’s planned shutdown of a portal to mental health and substance use care is an affront to Canadians in need of already-chronically…

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Canada

These nursing students can’t get permanent jobs. The health minister says to temper expectations

Health Minister Tom Osborne said there are full-time nursing jobs for every nurse in the province. (Ted Dillon/CBC) Soon-to-be nursing…

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Canada

Changes could be coming to sexual health education in Alberta. Here’s what we know

Late last month, Alberta Premier Danielle Smith announced a sweeping array of proposed changes that would affect transgender and non-binary…

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