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Dr. Zul Merali, president and chief executive of The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research, unveils his vision for the future of mental health...
Feb 24, 2017 | Add Comment | Ottawa West News

‘How very Canadian’: Anonymous donor’s $6M gift paves way for Royal’s first ‘research incubator’

Erin McCracken

An anonymously donated $6-million gift will allow The Royal Ottawa to attract five of the world’s...

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Canada | Feb 24, 2017

Health technology hurting patient care: study

Excessive computer use has adverse effects on patient care: U of C study

Health Care | Feb 23, 2017
Waiting game

Wait times are 'the defining feature' of health-care system

Vern Catania was in agony with no relief in sight as he waited months for hip replacement surgery. “It was excruciating...

Newmarket Era | by Lisa Queen
Health Care | Feb 20, 2017
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RECALLS: Baby strollers, kids PJs, Schneider’s products and BMWs make this week's list

Check out our weekly round up of current product recalls. Do any affect you?

Mississauga News | by Louie Rosella
Canada | Feb 17, 2017

Canada lags other nations in wait times: report

Canada ranks low in international comparison of patient wait times: report

Ontario | Feb 16, 2017

Ontario to resume negotiations with doctors

Ontario to resume negotiations with doctors, discuss interest arbitration

Ontario | Feb 16, 2017
Dr. Nadia Alam

Family doctor paints gloomy picture of Ontario healthcare system, says patients dying on waiting lists

A family doctor and anesthesiologist from Georgetown, Ont. is painting a rather gloomy and concerning picture of the current...

Independent Free Press | by Graeme Frisque
Feb 15, 2017

Ontario to launch pilot project on NanoKnife surgery

Ontario to test "NanoKnife" for pancreatic cancers after Peterborough-area mayor complains of lack of treatment here

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Rob Ferguson
Feb 14, 2017

Unifor Local 444 donates $7,000 towards breast cancer waiting room

Windsor Regional Hospital has refurbished the waiting room for its Breast Heath Centre following at $7,000 donation from...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Tom Morrison
Feb 13, 2017

Family left out of the loop by Brampton care home

When Maureen McCartney’s mother, Margaret, moved into a long-term care home, she thought it was a perfect fit.

Brampton Guardian | 5 Comments | by Peter Goffin
Feb 09, 2017

Casualties will mount when doctors war with doctors: Cohn

As in any war, patients will be innocent bystanders, wooed by both sides but also wounded by the collateral damage

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Martin Regg Cohn
Feb 09, 2017

A sad day for Ontario doctors, patients: Hepburn

Money and power fuel Tea Party-style takeover of doctors’ union

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Bob Hepburn
Feb 06, 2017

Ottawa Hospital launches Canada’s first 3D medical printing lab

Ten days after seeking out Dr. Frank Rybicki on Twitter and asking him for a 3D printed hand, David Chasse was finally able...

Ottawa South News | Add Comment | by Erin McCracken
Feb 06, 2017

RECALLS: Pacifiers, peas, Pontiacs and patio chairs make this week's list

Check out our weekly round up of current product recalls. Do any affect you?

Mississauga News | Add Comment
Feb 04, 2017

Loblaw recalls certain PC Organics strained baby food due to poisoning risk

Loblaw recalled certain packages of its PC Organics brand of strained baby food because it poses a threat of food poisoning

Richmond Hill Liberal | Add Comment | by Kim Zarzour
Jan 28, 2017

Doctors set to vote on ousting Ontario Medical Association leaders

Members of the OMA's governing council are holding a vote of confidence on the leadership of the organization

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Theresa Boyle
Jan 28, 2017

Medical officer of health resigning from Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

Dr. Gary Kirk will step down as CEO and medical officer of health for the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit in June.

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Tom Morrison

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