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Ontario reports 324 new COVID-19 cases, roughly 72% in those

WEBOntario reported 324 new cases of COVID-19 and the deaths of three more people with the illness on Wednesday. According to the Ministry of Health, 234 of the …

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2 years into the pandemic, Canada's mental-health system is at a …

WEB2:11. A new survey reveals more than half of Canadians feel their mental health has gotten worse two years into the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts are calling on …

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Massive new survey finds widespread frustration with access to …

WEBThe problem appears to be getting worse. In a 2019 Statistics Canada survey , 14.5 per cent of Canadians aged 12 and over reported not having regular …

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Canada's new cancer figures reflect a mixed message: study

WEBCancer is the leading cause of premature death, researchers said in Monday's issue of the Canadian Medical Association Journal. It also accounted for 25 …

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Uterine fibroids can be debilitating. Treatments offer hope for less

WEBUterine fibroids can cause debilitating symptoms and have major impacts on quality of life, but new technology being introduced at some Canadian hospitals is …

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Watch out for fake versions of popular weight-loss drugs, WHO says

WEBThe World Health Organization and drug maker Eli Lilly and Co. are warning people to be wary of fake versions of popular weight-loss and diabetes medicines. The …

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WHO experts now agree diseases like COVID spread through the air

WEBThe World Health Organization and around 500 experts have agreed for the first time what it means for a disease to spread through the air, in a bid to avoid the …

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How gender-affirming health care for kids works in Canada

WEBGender-affirming health care — an approach that affirms a trans person's gender identity instead of trying to change it — is endorsed by medical associations in …

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Barriers like racism, distrust may be main cause of health-care

WEBCompared with non-Indigenous women across Canada, Indigenous women who live outside reserves face several systemic barriers for accessing health care, …

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New 'beautiful and calming' mental health centre opens in …

WEBDr. Ilan Fischler, chief of psychiatry and medical director of the mental health and addiction program at SHN, said the centre replaces Scarborough's old and …

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Quebec health minister and family doctors reach agreement on …

WEBUnder the new agreement, doctors will get $100 per registered patient annually. Health Minister Christian Dubé said the agreement will allow important …

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Ford, Trudeau sign $3.1B health-care funding deal that will

WEBPrime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Doug Ford signed an agreement on Friday that details how the province must spend $3.1 billion in federal …

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Health-care system is 'broken,' Niagara woman says after dad dies

WEBAnn-Marie Zammit doesn't know what caused her father's death but pointed to the lack of resources at the hospital as significant factors. The Ontario Health Coalition …

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Alberta to dismantle current patient-care model, create new health

WEBAlberta Premier Danielle Smith speaks about health-care reforms during a news conference in Edmonton on Wednesday November 8, 2023. (Jason Franson/The …

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Minister sees signs of improvement in New Brunswick health-care …

WEBIn some cases last year, patients waited up to 40 hours to be transferred from an ambulance to the hospital. Fitch told a committee of MLAs at the legislature that the …

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What you need to know about Ontario's changes to the Northern …

WEBThe changes to the program include: The introduction of an online application process that includes digital receipt submissions for faster reimbursement; …

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It's statistically official: Access to health care worse in P.E.I. than

WEBAccording to the latest data from Statistics Canada, P.E.I. ranks last among all the provinces when it comes to access to a regular health-care provider. In 2022, 76 …

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Doctors say they stand in support of Vitalité Health Network's use …

WEBPhysicians at two New Brunswick hospitals are defending the Vitalité Health Network's leadership team, and its CEO, on the use of travel nurses. Doctors from …

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Family of Winnipeg man urged him to get help for mental health …

WEBThe family of a 29-year-old man who took his life inside Winnipeg's Waverley Grand Mosque last week are speaking up amid the devastating loss to adressing the …

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Online booking now available at 17 additional Nova Scotia Health, …

WEBA release from Nova Scotia Health says more locations will be added to the online booking service in the coming months. People without internet access can …

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Nunavummiut can now access restaurant health inspection reports

WEBOn Friday, Nunavut's health department launched the first iteration of its publicly accessible inspection database. Until now, the territory was the only jurisdiction …

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Céline Dion on her health issues and plans for a comeback: 'I will …

WEBPop icon Céline Dion sits down with CBC News to discuss her health after being diagnosed with stiff-person syndrome, her upcoming documentary, how much she …

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Medical workers suspended over peek at Clooney's records

WEBSeveral New Jersey hospital staffers have been suspended for allegedly peeking at George Clooney's confidential medical information after he was hurt in a …

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