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opinion: canadian healthcare choke points put patient lives at risk

canada’s healthcare system is strained. it was always strained. it was designed that way.
dr. david j stewart
nov 16 2023

crowdfunding cancer charity hopes to help innovative new therapies escape ‘valley of death’

as the arrival of liver cancer awareness month calls much-needed attention to another worthy cause, a former researcher is trying to change the way we wage war on the disease.
dave yasvinski
oct 2 2023

record-breaking wildfires raise questions about health impact on canadians

as the wildfire season breaks records year after year, experts warn even canadians in traditionally unaffected areas need to learn how to protect themselves from smoke inhalation.
dave yasvinski
aug 10 2023

nahid acupuncture clinic offers traditional chinese and laser treatments in saskatoon

nahid mobini, who was a medical doctor in iran and an acupuncturist in china before moving to saskatoon, has opened an acupuncture clinic on 8th street
don rice
jul 25 2023

local health providers marking world hepatitis day with free testing

the windsor essex community health centre and partner o...
taylor campbell
jul 25 2023

cornwall woman's family pleads for 'miracle' drug to treat her cystic fibrosis

twenty-five-year-old chanelle lafleche has to stop and ...
elizabeth payne
jul 24 2023

operation eyesight expands life-changing efforts at home and in africa

calgary businessman art jenkyns met dr. ben gullison, a...
david parker
jul 24 2023



das boot director wolfgang petersen dead at 81 from pancreatic cancer

in a career that spanned over five decades, petersen directed stars like clint eastwood, harrison ford and brad pitt.
kelly buell
aug 18 2022

machado: when it comes to what to say to someone who is grieving, there are no words

sometimes the most helpful thing to say someone who is grieving, whether it be the loss of a loved one, their health or a job, is nothing at all.
lisa machado
apr 11 2022

new technology catches over 95 per cent of deadly cancer

pancreatic cancer has the lowest five-year relative survival rate of all major cancer killers and is the only one for which both the incidence and death rates are rising.
dave yasvinski
mar 22 2022

two new symptoms of pancreatic cancer could lead to earlier diagnosis

thirst and dark urine were added to the list of 21 pancreatic cancer symptoms which include abdominal pain, flatulence, heartburn, fever, tiredness, appetite loss, itching and back pain.
dave yasvinski
nov 8 2021

anti-parasitic drug offers hope for pancreatic cancer

mebendazole, originally intended to eradicate roundworm and hookworm, appears to have a similar effect on cancer cells.
dave yasvinski
aug 5 2021

'canada's rabbi' reuven bulka dies of cancer

the beloved community leader promoted kindness and advocated for health issues such as organ donation.
lisa machado
jun 28 2021